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Make or break? Suzuki GSX-R750F Slabside.

Make or break? Suzuki GSX-R750F Slabside. “Haven’t I seen this bike before?” Regulars to our Classic Motorbikes Net YouTube channel will be familiar with this old girl. Our man Shroom did a whole series of videos a few years back where he…

 

Flogged it Friday! Yamaha TZR125 fairing panels new.

Flogged it Friday! Yamaha TZR125 fairing panels new. “Aren’t those Yamaha TZR125s getting collectable now?” Yes, and rightly so. The TZR125 was a great looking bike. It took lots of input from larger capacity bikes in the Yamaha range and then…

 

The Footman James crowns #FJShowUsYourShed winner

Specialist vehicle insurance provider, Footman James, is proud to announce Lee Sunderland and his family as the outright winner in its Show Us Your Shed competition to find the best garage or workspace where enthusiasts can indulge in their automotive passions. With…

 

Ardingly Summer Classic Bike Show on 25th July

Following the Government’s announcement that most lockdown restrictions will be lifted from 19th July, organisers of the popular Ardingly Summer Classic Bike Show & Autojumble have confirmed that the event will go ahead as planned on Sunday 25th July, with some additional measures…

 

Rocking the Road – BMW R 18 concept

Conjuring a bobber out of the R 18 was the goal for the Wunderlich engineers and the designer Nicolas Petit from the start. Meet the RockBob. The inspiration came from the BMW R5, which undoubtedly contributed to the creation of the R…

 

Make or break? Kawasaki GPz900R.

Make or break? Kawasaki GPz900R. “The red revolution wasn’t it?” Motorcycle manufacturers love to add a catchphrase type slogan to their associated bumf. It’s something that they still do now, like Suzuki with their ‘Way of life’ and Yamaha’s ‘Revs your…

 

Suzuki GT250 Part 5

Having spent a couple of hours cleaning up the wheel hubs I came in for a cup of Nescafe’s finest and had a quick look on ebay to see if anything new had been listed. Sure enough a minty looking…

 

Flogged it Friday! Dymag race rear wheel.

Flogged it Friday! Dymag race rear wheel. “Where did that Dymag come from?” We’ve all done it, one minute we are surfing through eBay looking at stuff we never knew that we even needed, the next minute you’ve hit the button…

 

Make or Break? Kawasaki ZRX1100.

Make or Break? Kawasaki ZRX1100. “One owner from new you say?” In these PCP times where people upgrade motorcycles like they would a mobile phone, the chances of long term one owner from new motorcycles gets slimmer with every latest…