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13K-Mile 1986 Honda NS400R Is a Matter of Two-Stroke Glory and Race-Bred Tech
13K-Mile 1986 Honda NS400R Is a Matter of Two-Stroke Glory and Race-Bred Tech

1 Jan 2022, 23:30 UTC / A maximum power output figure of 72 ponies may not sound like much, but it does work wonders when paired with a dry weight of less than 360 pounds

 
Rejuvenated 1974 Norton Commando 850 Is a Fine Piece of British Motorcycling History
Rejuvenated 1974 Norton Commando 850 Is a Fine Piece of British Motorcycling History

1 Jan 2022, 20:14 UTC / Not only does this priceless jewel sport several higher-spec goodies, but it also packs numbers-matching powertrain hardware

 
Barn-Kept 1966 Chevrolet Corvette Becomes Stunning Classic, Takes First Drive in 20 Years
Barn-Kept 1966 Chevrolet Corvette Becomes Stunning Classic, Takes First Drive in 20 Years

30 Dec 2021, 14:33 UTC / This Vette was last driven in the 1990s before it was taken apart to be restored. But the project was never completed and the cars spent years in storage

 
Restored 1971 Honda CL450 Scrambler Can’t Recall Its Mileage, Looks Brand-New
Restored 1971 Honda CL450 Scrambler Can’t Recall Its Mileage, Looks Brand-New

29 Dec 2021, 23:16 UTC / Whereas the vast majority of 50-year-old bikes would show some patina by now, this spotless CL450 appears to be frozen in time

 
Revamped 1980 Moto Guzzi V50 II Is a 9K-Mile Relic Clad With Modern Componentry
Revamped 1980 Moto Guzzi V50 II Is a 9K-Mile Relic Clad With Modern Componentry

24 Dec 2021, 00:28 UTC / Having been restored back to its former glory, this classic stunner comes with upgraded suspension, rebuilt brakes and new electrics

 
1984 Honda CB650SC Nighthawk Sits on Rebuilt Forks and Kenda Challenger Rubber
1984 Honda CB650SC Nighthawk Sits on Rebuilt Forks and Kenda Challenger Rubber

23 Dec 2021, 16:42 UTC / Its eighties-infused design cues may look a little out of place on today’s roads, but then again, you can always these elements with aftermarket substitutes

 
26-Years-Owned 1969 Honda CB450 K1 Regains Its Youth After a Fastidious Restoration
26-Years-Owned 1969 Honda CB450 K1 Regains Its Youth After a Fastidious Restoration

19 Dec 2021, 11:37 UTC / With its chromed surfaces and sexy contours, we dare say the CB450 is one of the best-looking classics from Honda’s lineup

 
Rejuvenated 1983 Honda CB650SC Nighthawk Is the Personification of the Eighties
Rejuvenated 1983 Honda CB650SC Nighthawk Is the Personification of the Eighties

15 Dec 2021, 18:12 UTC / After seeing the bike’s rectangular gauge cluster and headlight, there’s no mistaking which decade this pristine Nighthawk belongs to

 
Restored 1978 Honda CB550 Four Is a Genuine Stunner, Harbors New Engine Internals
Restored 1978 Honda CB550 Four Is a Genuine Stunner, Harbors New Engine Internals

13 Dec 2021, 22:30 UTC / Some classic motorcycles are akin to vampires, retaining their youthful appearance regardless of how many decades they’ve spent among mere mortals

 
1969 Chevy Camaro SS Looks Impeccable in Burnished Brown, Seeks 350CI Adventures
1969 Chevy Camaro SS Looks Impeccable in Burnished Brown, Seeks 350CI Adventures

9 Dec 2021, 15:43 UTC / Have we talked about the rising classic car market prices before? Well, this one just solidifies the general opinion that you need more for your vintage needs

 
Derelict 1969 Ford F-100 Ranger Barn Find Took Five Years to Become DIY Glory Truck
Derelict 1969 Ford F-100 Ranger Barn Find Took Five Years to Become DIY Glory Truck

7 Dec 2021, 14:46 UTC / According to the “Hand Built Cars” channel on YouTube, this project was the lengthy handiwork of Tyler from Union, Missouri – and he sure took his sweet time

 
Restored 1968 Chevrolet Chevelle SS 396 Shows Feisty Muscle Car Royalty Traits
Restored 1968 Chevrolet Chevelle SS 396 Shows Feisty Muscle Car Royalty Traits

23 Nov 2021, 14:54 UTC / Up for grabs from the inventory lot of Grand Rapids, Michigan-based Garage Kept Motors, this Chevelle SS with the 396ci V8 looks and presumably drives superb

 
Numbers-Matching 1973 BMW R75/5 Is Old-School Bavarian Artwork at Its Finest
Numbers-Matching 1973 BMW R75/5 Is Old-School Bavarian Artwork at Its Finest

22 Nov 2021, 19:30 UTC / Most of the units comprising its fueling system were either overhauled or replaced altogether, and the restoration work doesn’t end there

 
This Numbers-Matching 1973 BMW R75/5 Was Blessed With a Revitalizing Overhaul
This Numbers-Matching 1973 BMW R75/5 Was Blessed With a Revitalizing Overhaul

21 Nov 2021, 11:03 UTC / After a thorough restoration of its twin-cylinder powerplant, the all-rounder's drivetrain, wheels and forks have also been revamped

 
11K-Mile 1973 Honda CL350-K4 Scrambler Won’t Hesitate to Ride Off the Beaten Track
11K-Mile 1973 Honda CL350-K4 Scrambler Won’t Hesitate to Ride Off the Beaten Track

18 Nov 2021, 23:04 UTC / Its 326cc twin-cylinder powerplant may only be good for up to 33 horses, but you’ll still have a great deal of fun while riding this thing

 
This Restored 1967 BMW R50/2 Is Among the Cleanest Retro Beemers We’ve Ever Seen
This Restored 1967 BMW R50/2 Is Among the Cleanest Retro Beemers We’ve Ever Seen

18 Nov 2021, 18:00 UTC / One does not simply scroll past an impeccable ‘67 MY R50/2 without feeling the urge to admire every last inch of it closely

 
Reconditioned 1984 BMW R 80 G/S Looks the Part Sporting Bespoke Upholstery
Reconditioned 1984 BMW R 80 G/S Looks the Part Sporting Bespoke Upholstery

16 Nov 2021, 19:05 UTC / Mind you, the new leather is just the beginning; this untarnished beast also features fresh paintwork, Akront wheels and Pirelli tires, among other items

 
1980 Kawasaki KZ750 LTD Has Plentiful Grip Thanks to Kenda’s Challenger Tires
1980 Kawasaki KZ750 LTD Has Plentiful Grip Thanks to Kenda’s Challenger Tires

15 Nov 2021, 23:16 UTC / Aside from the new sneakers, this spotless KZ750 also carries a youthful battery and top-shelf spark plugs for good measure

 
1967 BMW R50/2 Is a Numbers-Matching Treasure Topped With Modern Accessories
1967 BMW R50/2 Is a Numbers-Matching Treasure Topped With Modern Accessories

15 Nov 2021, 17:45 UTC / Its 494cc boxer-twin powerplant comes with a thoughtful selection of fresh internals, while the wheels sport top-shelf Metzeler tires

 
Take a Trip Down Memory Lane With This Revamped 1973 Norton Commando 850
Take a Trip Down Memory Lane With This Revamped 1973 Norton Commando 850

8 Nov 2021, 22:16 UTC / The Commando was seen as a true symbol of British engineering prowess, but it just couldn’t keep up when Japanese bikes took the world by storm