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Flogged it! Honda CB900F Footrest

Flogged it! 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 might…

 

Make or Break? Bimota SB6R

Make or Break? Bimota SB6R ‘Here’s something that you don’t see every day!’ Personally, I am not a massive fan of Italian motorcycles, they just don’t do it for me. Since passing my bike test in 1987, I’ve only handled…

 

Make or Break? Yamaha FZR1000 EXUP

Get me up to speed on the FZR1000 EXUP The early 90s saw some very different schools of thought from the Big 4 Japanese motorcycle manufacturers, on what ingredients were required to build the flagship models for their ever expanding…

 

Make or Break? Suzuki GSX-R750L Slingshot

Each week Scottie will tempt you with one of his handpicked used bike gems. He don’t just read the Bikes For Sale ads, he buys em! ‘What’s the story morning glory?’ Freshly purchased blind, and over that ‘well known’ auction…

 

Despair Shop 16 – Holey Crap Batman

Despair Shop 16 Holey Crap Batman. So last week’s episode told of a CBR1000f that I had acquired that had looked to be a bit of a bargain. This week I discovered why it wasn’t. I had sorted all the…

 

Welcome to the cheap seats ~ Suzuki GSX-R750M

Recently passing through our hands was this Suzuki GSX-R750M. Behind that one-off Fosters paint job lurks a pretty original bike. There can’t be too many oil cooled GSX-Rs with only 2 previous owners? The original purchaser sold the bike two years…

 

Watsonian’s Royal scooter sidecar

Watsonian have expanded their range of sidecar fitting kits to include the recently-launched range of Royal Alloy scooters.   The British manufacturer started making scooter sidecars in the 1950s and currently offers fitting kits to suit the classic Vespa PX range, modern…