Honda

Make or Break? Honda CBR600FL.

Make or Break? Honda CBR600FL. ‘Is that a Jelly Mould?’ Yes! The slippery bodywork on the first generation Honda CBR600 ( FH-FL) earned the model the nickname of the ‘Jelly Mould’ and 30 odd years later it’s a tag that the…

 

Flogged it Friday! Honda CB250N SuperDream

Flogged it Friday! Honda CB250N SuperDream. “Where did you dig that up from?” For every motorcycle that I invest time and effort in finding to buy, there is always another one that simply finds me. Since the early 90s I’ve…

 

Flogged it Friday! Honda CB900F Footrest

Flogged it Friday! Honda CB900F Footrest ‘They love a bit of new old stock on the Bay!’ Finding decent used parts for old motorcycles can be a real wild goose chase at times. Some items are plentiful, mostly because they…

 

Despair shop 22 – Feelin’ hot, hot, hot

Despair shop 22 – Feelin’ hot, hot, hot This week in the despair shop I have mainly been playing with a 2002 Honda Vigor 650. It’s a strange old beast – single cylinder 650 single overhead cam, 4 valves, twin…

 

GoPed 19 – Isolating Moments

The first day of March dawned with clear skies as I left the south coast aiming to beat the inevitable traffic chaos that central London would bring. Destination, Kensington to meet fellow biker and thoroughly good egg Howard; plus one,…

 

Do you remember…The Honda CB1300

It’s strange that Honda’s big bruiser can seem so forgotten alongside the likes of the mean green Kawasaki ZRX family and the pukka air-cooled Yammy XJRs, but they’re still great bikes! We took a look back at Honda’s CB1300. You…