Yamaha

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…

 

Flogged it Friday! Yamaha XJ650 Turbo clocks.

Flogged it Friday! Yamaha XJ650 Turbo clocks. ‘Some things are rare for a reason.’ Quite often rare parts can command a decent premium over more readily available parts. To maintain a yin and yang to my daily eBay sales, I…

 

Make or break? Yamaha YSR80 Gag Bike.

Make or break? Yamaha YSR80 Gag Bike. ‘Big in Japan’. Back in the 80s, the Japanese created the Gag Bike market, some called it a craze. Most crazes come and go quite quickly, although that’s something these fun size bikes haven’t…

 

Make or Break? Yamaha FS1E DX

Make or Break? Yamaha FS1E DX “I used to have one of those.” If you are of a certain age you may well have started your 2 wheeled journey into motorcycling on one of these spindly little mopeds. The early…

 

Make or Break? Yamaha RD350LC/YPVS Hybrid

Make or Break? Yamaha RD350LC/YPVS Hybrid “Where did you find that?” With Covid ripping through the UK back in March 2020, it wasn’t the best timing for my mate to conclude the purchase of this tired looking two stroke. He…

 

Make of break? Yamaha Fazer 600

Make of break? Yamaha Fazer 600 ‘Everyone loves a project.’ We all love the thought of spending hours in the shed faffing about with an old motorcycle. This is where most projects start, sadly though many fall by the wayside…

 

Make or Break? RD250LC

Make or Break? RD250LC ‘Cor, I used to have one of those!’ If I had a pint for every time someone said that to me since picking up this Yamaha, I’d be face down in a loo by now. Nostalgia,…