Rickman Classic Motorcycles

Year
Bike
Picture
Description
1957
1957 rickman mkii metisse
rickman mkii metisse 1957
the mki and mkii models were built originally in 1959 prior to rickman using their own frames (effectively prototype rickman's), before the launch of the first proper 531 tubing, nickel plated rickman frame, the mkiii, which most people are used to seeing, including the re-production models available today. it is widely understood and acknowledged that there were only ever 4 put together by don and derek rickman. as these were effectively homologated tribsa's. built and restored by mr j smith, premiere motorcycle valeting and restoration 07981 288282.
1963
A50 BSA, Rickman Metisse
A50 BSA, Rickman Metisse
1964
1964 rickman metisse motocross grand prix
rickman metisse motocross grand prix 1964
this is the very best rickman available, original triumph engine and bsa gearbox (some bikes were originally equipped with the less prized matchless engine). this bike was fully restored in the mid-90's and almost never ridden since, just enough to be kept in excellent condition.
1964
1964 rickman triumph metisse
rickman triumph metisse 1964
650cc, 60bhp.
1969
1969 rickman triumph 650 metisse
rickman triumph 650 metisse 1969
the original owner was skip hatch #112 as stamped on the frame and painted on the sidecovers. skip constructed this motorcycle in 68' or 69' and promptly won a lot of races in upstate n.y. and won the championship that year.
1969
Rickman Triumph Metisse
1969 Rickman Triumph Metisse
Frame is certified '69 with a c1980 T140e engine. Most of the running gear is Bonnie, but with Trident switchgear.
1970
1970 rickman enfield metissi
rickman enfield metissi 1970
52bhp at 6000rpm 160kg
1970
1970 rickman montesa 250
rickman montesa 250 1970
a very rare motor cross bike, complete and original. rickman frame forks and brakes built around a montesa 250 cc two stroke engine.
1971
1971 rickman monteas, 250cc
rickman monteas, 250cc 1971
1971
Rickman Metisse
Rickman Metisse
Rickman Metisse Police Motorcycle that saw service with Hants police and was based in Southampton from February 1972 and was decommisioned from Police service on 23rd August 1978 as which time it had covered 26,739 miles on its 150cc Zundapp engine.
1971
Rickman Metisse Street
Rickman Metisse Street
1972
Rickman 125-MX
1972 Rickman 125-MX
1973
1973 rickman 250
rickman 250 1973
1973
1973 rickman montessa 250
rickman montessa 250 1973
1973
1973 rickman triumph
rickman triumph 1973
1974
1974 rickman cr750
rickman cr750 1974
1974
1974 rickman honda metisse cr750
rickman honda metisse cr750 1974
1974
1974 rickman kawasaki z1
rickman kawasaki z1 1974
1974
1974 rickman metisse
rickman metisse 1974
genuine 1974 rickman metisse with bsa victor 441 special.
1974
Rickman 125 MX
Rickman 125 MX
1974
Rickman Kawasaki Z1
Rickman Kawasaki Z1
1000cc, Borrani alloy wheels, K+N air filters, Betor Fork, Lockeed double disc brakes, 4 in 1 Marving Race exhaustion pipe.
1975
1975 kawasaki rickman cr900
kawasaki rickman cr900 1975
1975
1975 rickman honda 750 rc
rickman honda 750 rc 1975
air cooled, transverse four cylinder, four stroke, sohc, 2 valve per cylinder.
1975
1975 rickman kawasaki
rickman kawasaki 1975
the motor is a 13.5 to 1 1200cc z1 fully ported & built for racing. (race gas only) i rebuilt / restored the bike in 1998 when pm wheels and brakes added, and replaced the frame and running gear.
1975
1975 rickman t140
rickman t140 1975
1976
Rickman Kawasaki Metisse CR1000
Rickman Kawasaki Metisse CR1000
1978
1978 rickman trident métisse cafe racer
rickman trident métisse cafe racer 1978
black oil bearing frame is made from high-quality 531 reynolds-tube with 32 mm outer diameter and 1.5 mm wall thickness. ap lockheed cast-iron twin discs front. ap lockheed cast-iron single discs back. stainless braided hydraulic cables. 18"" alloy rims. fibreglass tank. quick acting throttle. rear shocks koni, swinging arm box section alloy. alloy electrical box, electronic ignition and regulation. engine 750cc triumpht160fitted from new. carbs amal with 3"" velocity stacks. exhaust system 3 into one. instruments:- smiths.
1979
Rickman Kawasaki CR1000
Rickman Kawasaki CR1000
1980
Rickman Kawasaki CR1100
1980 Rickman Kawasaki CR1100
This is a beautiful example of the rare Rickman Cafe Racers running a Kawasaki Z1000 MkII engine of the same period.
1982
1982 rickman predator 1000cr
rickman predator 1000cr 1982
1982
Rickman Honda Matice CR750
Rickman Honda Matice CR750
1984
Rickman Kawasaki Z1000-A3
Rickman Kawasaki Z1000-A3
Made at the Rickman factory and sold through Fred Curry Motorcycles.