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Dover White 1965 BMW R27 With 11K Miles and Matching Numbers Loves a Good Bit of Patina
Dover White 1965 BMW R27 With 11K Miles and Matching Numbers Loves a Good Bit of Patina

29 Nov 2022, 19:23 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / After spending nearly half a century with the same family, this German artifact is finally ready to move on and make a new owner happy

 
50-Years-Owned 1965 BMW R50/2 Has Matching Numbers and a Sexy Vintage Allure
50-Years-Owned 1965 BMW R50/2 Has Matching Numbers and a Sexy Vintage Allure

26 Nov 2022, 10:04 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / In an age when most riders only hold on to a particular bike for a few years at best, fifty years of continuous ownership sounds pretty crazy

 
Travel Back in Time With This 1956 International Harvester Bus Now Serving as a Tiny House
Travel Back in Time With This 1956 International Harvester Bus Now Serving as a Tiny House

6 Nov 2022, 15:29 UTC · By: Angela Balaciu / Grace is a unique bus that has been transformed into an off-grid tiny house with antique kitchenware that still works and two cozy lofts

 
Restored 1946 Harley-Davidson WL Brings Classic Milwaukee Flair From the Post-War Days
Restored 1946 Harley-Davidson WL Brings Classic Milwaukee Flair From the Post-War Days

22 Oct 2022, 13:43 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / It was completely refurbished by one of Florida’s go-to Harley specialists earlier this year, and it now looks as if it just came off the assembly line

 
The Helicron Is a Ridiculous Antique Car That May Have Inspired an Animated TV Series
The Helicron Is a Ridiculous Antique Car That May Have Inspired an Animated TV Series

1 Oct 2022, 20:01 UTC · By: Alexandru Boghiu / After WW1, some French thought that a car powered by a motorcycle engine and a propeller could be lighter and less complicated, outperforming other cars

 
42-Years-Owned 1969 BMW R60/2 Would Love a Proper Restoration, Has Matching Numbers
42-Years-Owned 1969 BMW R60/2 Would Love a Proper Restoration, Has Matching Numbers

14 Jul 2022, 20:37 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / It did receive a pair of replacement exhaust mufflers and fresher 18-inch hoops, but its overall condition begs for a good bit of TLC

 
The Whippet Full Suspension Bicycle Displays Tech You Never Imagined Possible in 1888
The Whippet Full Suspension Bicycle Displays Tech You Never Imagined Possible in 1888

12 Jun 2022, 13:16 UTC · By: Cristian Curmei / This full-suspension bike from back in 1888 displays an array of tech that leads to an impressive riding experience. This particular replica is a show bike

 
Low-Mile 1972 Honda CB350 Makes Up for Lack of Power With Great Looks and Light Anatomy
Low-Mile 1972 Honda CB350 Makes Up for Lack of Power With Great Looks and Light Anatomy

4 Jun 2022, 18:34 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / When the bike you’re riding weighs less than 380 lbs on a full stomach, even 36 ponies can be enough for you to have some fun

 
7K-Mile 1974 Honda CB360G Is Nearly Impeccable, Aftermarket Exhaust Replaces Stock Pipe
7K-Mile 1974 Honda CB360G Is Nearly Impeccable, Aftermarket Exhaust Replaces Stock Pipe

25 May 2022, 11:46 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / The mid-sized beauty has a curb weight of just over 390 pounds, and it uses its twin-cylinder engine’s 34 ponies to achieve speeds of up to 103 mph

 
Numbers-Matching 1972 BMW R75/5 Is a Couple of Scratches Away From Outright Perfection
Numbers-Matching 1972 BMW R75/5 Is a Couple of Scratches Away From Outright Perfection

13 May 2022, 09:41 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / Its 745cc boxer-twin powerhouse was thoroughly reconditioned under current ownership, so it should perform flawlessly for a long time to come

 
Museum-Grade 1979 Honda CBX1000 Is Less Than 3K Miles Away From Its Factory Crate
Museum-Grade 1979 Honda CBX1000 Is Less Than 3K Miles Away From Its Factory Crate

30 Apr 2022, 18:22 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / This has to be one of the tidiest CBX1000s we’ve seen in a long time, and it howls through stainless-steel aftermarket pipework

 
Ultra-Clean 1973 BMW R75/5 Brings About a Full Suite of Numbers-Matching Hardware
Ultra-Clean 1973 BMW R75/5 Brings About a Full Suite of Numbers-Matching Hardware

19 Apr 2022, 13:07 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / This superb Bavarian marches on fresh Avon Roadrider tires, and its 745cc boxer-twin mill was thoroughly reconditioned as of 2014

 
Numbers-Matching 1976 BMW R90S Appears to Have Aged Like the Finest Wine Around
Numbers-Matching 1976 BMW R90S Appears to Have Aged Like the Finest Wine Around

18 Apr 2022, 20:27 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / When you take this motorcycle’s hefty mileage into account, the fact that it looks brand-new becomes even more astounding

 
This Handsome 1975 Kawasaki KZ400 Is Full of Classic UJM Flavor, Has Some Patina
This Handsome 1975 Kawasaki KZ400 Is Full of Classic UJM Flavor, Has Some Patina

7 Apr 2022, 01:38 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / The KZ400 made quite an impression when it was revealed back in the seventies, and what had followed was a hugely successful production run

 
This 2,400-Mile 1973 Honda CB350G Looks Incredibly Pristine for a Bike of Its Age
This 2,400-Mile 1973 Honda CB350G Looks Incredibly Pristine for a Bike of Its Age

18 Mar 2022, 01:34 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / Its 325cc parallel-twin engine was recently serviced in order to keep things running smoothly, and the wheels received a modern pair of Duro tires

 
This 3K-Mile 1973 Yamaha TX750 Brings About a Good Bit of Classic UJM Panache
This 3K-Mile 1973 Yamaha TX750 Brings About a Good Bit of Classic UJM Panache

8 Mar 2022, 19:34 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / A closer look at this motorcycle’s bodywork will reveal a little bespoke surprise that sets it apart from your ordinary TX750

 
Reconditioned 1976 BMW R90S Looks Like a Vitamin C Supplement on Two Wheels
Reconditioned 1976 BMW R90S Looks Like a Vitamin C Supplement on Two Wheels

8 Mar 2022, 18:31 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / This numbers-matching Bavarian can easily transform your daily commute into pure joy, but getting your hands on it will be a costly ordeal

 
Numbers-Matching 1969 BMW R69S Looks Sublime After an Invigorating Restoration
Numbers-Matching 1969 BMW R69S Looks Sublime After an Invigorating Restoration

3 Mar 2022, 23:16 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / The original paintwork may be chipping away here and there, but this antique Bavarian stunner is still in tip-top shape overall

 
Numbers-Matching 1968 BMW R60/2 Is Worthy of an Invigorating Restoration
Numbers-Matching 1968 BMW R60/2 Is Worthy of an Invigorating Restoration

10 Feb 2022, 21:46 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / This Bavarian relic certainly looks as if it saw better days, but you should be able to help it regain its former glory without too much trouble

 
1963 BMW R60/2 Spent 40 Years Off the Tarmac, Deserves a Complete Restoration
1963 BMW R60/2 Spent 40 Years Off the Tarmac, Deserves a Complete Restoration

31 Jan 2022, 21:46 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / Overall, this classic pearl looks quite neat for a bike that’s turning sixty next year, but some of its components could really use a makeover