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1970 Honda CB175
3 Kilometers, Garage-Find, Original Bill of Sale from Tokyo
Here's some video from my CB350 at AHRMA NJMP from the sportsman 500, 350 races and practice. Highlights include: crashes, oil spills, hanging with Brad Phillips, watching the amazing skills of Larry Poons. Battles with Eric Smith, John Miller, and Scott Turner.
Just took a very nice collection on consignment. More to come soon.
1976 HONDA CB550
Well Sorted, Clean, Fresh Service, Excellent to Ride
1975 NORTON COMMANDO 850 ELECTRIC START ROADSTER
5400 Original Miles, Untouched, Every Nut and Bolt Original, Original Tires, Original Paint
1973 NORTON 850 COMMANDO ROADSTER
$11,000 Documented Restoration by Norton Experts at The Classic Bike Experience, Tons of Trick Upgrades, Best Norton I've Ever Ridden
1976 BMW R90S
Beautifully Restored Bike, Fresh Service, Ground-Up Restoration, Outstanding Condition, Triple Matching Numbers
1971 BMW R75/5
Beautiful Original Paint, Super Clean Bike, Many Upgrades, Runs and Rides Excellent, New Odyssey Battery
1964 TRIUMPH BONNEVILLE "TT SPEC"
Original Paint, Original Tires, Original Seat, Built to "TT" Specification, 1 Kick Bike, Fresh Service
1973 HONDA CB350F
Super Original Bike, 5400 Miles, Original Pipes, Original Tires, Original Seat, Runs Great, Recently Serviced
1967 HONDA CL77 SCRAMBLER
Excellent Original Bike, 5K Original Miles, Original Seat, Runs and Rides Excellent, Carbs and Petcock Recently Ultrasonically Cleaned
1971 NORTON COMMANDO 750
2 Year Full Restoration by Commando Expert, Rebuilt Motor, Matching Numbers, Runs and Rides Incredibly Well, 3k miles Since Restoration, Boyer Igniton, Freshly Serviced, Shouldered Boranni Rims
99.9 Point Concours Winning Bike, Meticulous Documented Restoration, Owned by Rocket Scientist for 25 years, Original Bill of Sale
One Owner, 7900 Original Miles, Mint Condition
Meticulous Ground-Up Restoration by BSA Enthusiast, Thousands in Receipts, New Everything, One Owner 1966-2012, 2500 Original Miles, Matching Numbers
Video of Me Finishing 2nd at Roebling Road behind national champion Scott Turner. AHRMA Sportsman 350, Feb 22nd, 2015
Excellent Original Bike, Recently Out of a Collection of 9 Nortons, Well Sorted, Matching Numbers
Matching Numbers, Original Paint, 5,000 Original Miles
2 Liter on Dellortos, Beautiful and Dry Body and Undercarriage, Just Serviced
Hand-Fabricated Frame and Bodywork, Rebuilt Motor, Featured on BikeExif and Silodrome
Last Carbureted Guzzi, Great to Ride
One of 457 Royal Auxiliary Fire Service G3s, Rare CS Tank, Matching Numbers
Original Paint, Triple Matching Numbers, Fresh Service, 19.6k original miles, One Owner 1975-2014
Two Owner Bike, Outstanding Original Condition, 12k Miles, 12k Mile Service Just Completed
Built by Artist Nick Van Woert, The Best Riding CB550 We've Had
Found in an Actual Barn by Frank Fritz from American Pickers, Mechanically Freshened, Beautiful Patina on Original Paint Tank
Amazing Original Paint California Bike, Beautiful Patina, Just Serviced, Runs and Rides Great
High Quality Restoration, Runs and Rides Beautifully, Fresh Service
Flawless Original Paint, Runs and Rides Extremely Well, Rare Manx Colors
Original Paint with Orignal Pinstriper's Intial on Bottom of Tank, 4000 Original Miles, Motor Serviced and Rebuilt by Benchmarkworks, Fully Sorted Out
4900 Original Miles, One Owner
Here's some footage from my gopro at the Barber Vintage Festival in Birmingham
Stunning Minimalist Design Exercise, Race Bike Underpinnings, Featured on BikeExif
Concours-Quality Bike Restored by Triumph Expert, Matching Numbers, Outstanding to Ride
2400 Original Miles, Known History from New, Copy of Original Title, Original Tires, Original Paint
Tasteful Mild Cafe, Great Running Bike
Excellent Rider, Extremely Well Maintained, Tons of Receipts, Matching Numbers
Beautiful Restored Bike, Rebuilt Motor, Few Bikes of Any Size Are More Fun
Outstanding Concours-Level Restored Bike, MK. III Isolastics, Best Riding Commando We've Had
Beautiful Restored Bike, Lots of Recent Work with Receipts, Matching Numbers
Stunning Concours-Quality Bike, Near 100pt, Restored by Meticulous Aircraft Mechanic, Matching Numbers, Original Factory Pinstriper's Initial Still Intact Under Tank, Runs and Rides Excellent, 1 Kick Bike.
Clean, Great Riding Bike, Upgraded Charging System, Original Tools
Two Owners from New, Original Bill of Sale, Original Tool Pouch and Manual
Beautiful and Great Riding Bike, Same Owner since 1988, Completely Fresh $2000 Service by BMW Expert
1974 BMW R90 Scrambler
Nicely Restored and Modified Bike, Renthal, Acewell, Continental TKC80, Tuned with O2 Sensor
Farkled with Useful Mods, 3 Enthusiastic and Knowledgeable Owners, Full Luggage, $5500 Worth of Maintenance Records
Clean and Great Riding Long Wheelbase, Documented Refresh by BMW Expert
Stunning, Fully and Expertly Restored Car, 3 Owner Completely Rust Free California Car with All Original and Beautiful Undercarriage, No Patchwork, Fresh Motor Rebuild with European Cam and High Compression Pistons, Lightened Flywheel, 189 Restoration Photos, Restoration Overseen by Fanatical and Detailed Alfa Expert
Stunning Concours, Prize-Winning Restoration, Matching Numbers, Rides Perfectly
Silver Arrow Trim, Just Serviced, Low Miles, 2 Owners
Beautiful Build by Dustin Kott of Kott Motorcycles, Completed in 2010, Nicely Tuned Bike that Rides Great
Here's some footage of the Penguin racing school John Waverka and I did on Friday to get our racing certification. This is so we can compete in the Sportsman 350 class in the AHRMA vintage racing series.
Excellent Bike with over $2000 in recent Maintenance and Upgrades by Norton Commando Specialist
Beautiful Example with 25k miles in Outstanding Condition, Owned and Well Maintained by Enthusiast/Professional Mechanic, Great Records, Original Window Sticker
Extremely Rare Military Spec HMMWV with Civilian Interior, Leather Seats, Air Conditioning, Outfitted as Military Police Vehicle, 2 Owners from New, 21,500 Original Miles, Street Legal and Registered, Only Ever in Civilian Use, Same Owner Since 1995, Dual Front Night Vision Lights
800 Miles on Jaye Strait Restoration, Matching Numbers, Street Concours Condition, Runs and Rides Beautifully
Super Clean Restored Bike, Well Turned-Out Cafe Racer
Well Maintained with Extensive Receipts and Records, Super Clean, Complete Factory Tool Roll and Original Manual, Southern Bike, Matching Numbers
Beautiful Restored Car, Runs and Drives Great, From Lifelong Alfa Romeo Collector
Two Owner, Certified Pre-Owned with Warranty till 2015, 28,500 Miles, Excellent Condition, Tow Package, Clean Carfax and Service Records.
Beautiful Restored Bike, $4500 invested in Restoration, Mechanic Owned
Excellent Unmolested Nearly 100% Original Bike, 9800 Miles, Serviced and Gone Through
Fantastic Restored Bike, Runs and Rides Perfectly
Featured in Cafe Racer Magazine, Full Ground Up Restoration of Excellent Original Bike
Recent Thorough Restoration, Unique and Very Quick Bike
Meticulously Restored by Japanese Bike Expert with 3 Pages of Documented Work, One of the Best Hondas We've Ridden
Recent Service, 3 Owners, Great to Ride, Very Original
Electronic Ignition, Same Owner Last 16 Years, Borrani Rims, Great Running Cafe'd Lightning
1955 Triumph Tiger T100
One Owner 1955-2006, Outstanding Ground Up Restoration by Triumph Expert,
Matching Numbers, Rare Alloy Motor Pre-Unit Bike
EL SOLITARIO ‘BAULA’ BMW
Check out this mind-blowing build by clicking on the photo below.
Chris Harris Ferrari F12 Review
From my favorite automotive critic, a pretty exciting F12 review. He goes through 5 sets of tires. One set of rears in one lap.
1955 Triumph Thunderbird, 1956 Triumph Thunderbird, 1955 Triumph Tiger T100
We recently purchased from a collection three mid 50s "Pre-Unit" Triumphs . We will be converting them back to stock handlebars and tuning them. They are all fully restored bikes in near museum-quality condition. Click on each photo below for more pictures.
1971 Honda CB450 Ride/Detail Video
1973 BMW R60/5 Toaster Tank Video
Shot this video of the toaster tank recently. Just getting a handle on shooting video with the Canon 5D.
One Meticulous and Caring Owner For The Last 40 Years, Completely Original Except Petcocks, Mufflers, and Battery, Incredible Original Paint, All Original Paperwork Including Original Bill of Sale, MSO, Title, Registration, Owner's Manual, Battery Manual and Brochure Still In Original Pouch, Runs and Rides Extremely Well, Never Spent a Night Outside, Always Stored in Climate Controlled Garage, Only Ridden on Sunny Days.
Handmade Alloy Tank, Period Hyde Performance Parts, Front Disc Brake, Electronic Ignition
841 Original Miles, Original Owner 1974-2011, Essentially 100% Original, Near Showroom Condition
Tidy Example of Early CB450, Nicely Restored Bike
Rare Early LD Series Lambretta, One Owner 1979-2013, Runs and Rides Beautifully
Incredible Ways People Deal with Overcrowded Transport Systems in Asia
Overcrowded public transit systems are a fact of daily life around the world. But in many Asian countries, dealing with them has become something of an art form. In these photos, you'll see the creative ways that people cope with crowding on buses, trains, boats, and more. Click on the photo above for the full story.