Honda

Make or Break? Honda VTR1000 Firestorm.

Make or Break? Honda VTR1000 Firestorm. “Unused since 2010, why?” More than likely this bike suffered an engine failure. The Firestorm motor did like to eat itself! A weak cam chain tensioner is often the cause of an engine failure….

 

Flogged it Friday! Honda Deauville Motad Exhaust.

Flogged it Friday! Honda Deauville Motad Exhaust. “Blast from the past that.” Motad exhausts were everywhere in the eighties, they were the go to replacement pipe when your standard zorst rotted away. Not only were they cheaper than the standard…

 

Make or Break? Honda VFR750 FK.

Make or Break? Honda VFR750 FK. “That looks flipping clean.” Honda bikes from the eighties always felt like they were built much better than the competition they went up against. This 1989 Honda VFR750 is super clean, yet you can…

 

Make or Break? Honda CBR600FX.

Make or Break? Honda CBR600FX. “What happened to that?” You mean other than someone hand painting various chassis components in a dog shit shade of brown? Skipping over the pooper scooper artwork, this bike isn’t actually too far gone. Last…

 

Flogged It Friday! Honda CBR600 FL body kit.

Flogged It Friday! Honda CBR600 FL body kit. “How cool, Jubilee colours!” When you are old enough to clearly remember the silver Jubilee in 1977, you can be forgiven for being uninterested in this week’s celebrations. In an effort to…

 

Flogged It Friday! Honda SP1 Exhaust Silencers.

Flogged It Friday! Honda SP1 Exhaust Silencers. “They look tidy for their age.” This pair of Honda VTR1000 SP1 silencers have spent most of their life tucked away after being dissed for a pair of aftermarket items many years ago….

 

Make or Break? Honda 400/4.

Make or Break? Honda 400/4. “That’s not your typical 400/4.” No shit Sherlock. This poor Honda 400/4 hasn’t had much tlc of late. The previous owner was clearing out a few bikes to try and keep his head above water!…

 

Make or break? Honda VFR750FR.

Make or break? Honda VFR750FR. “Those things go on forever!” Well yes, if you ride them, not so much if you hide them. The VFR750 is no stranger to cranking up high miles. I have owned several with over 100,000 miles…

 

Make or break? Honda CBR600FK.

Make or break? Honda CBR600FK. “That one of them jelly mould models?” Thanks to its bar of soap looks from that all enclosed bodywork, the original CBR600F was nicknamed the jelly mould. Three decades later and the name still sticks. These…