Top 12 Motorcycle Movies

Top 12 Motorcycle Movies

Ever since the first motorcycle was built it’s been the de facto vehicle of choice for some of cinema’s greatest heroes and villains. The first motorcycles were little more than bicycles with a small internal combustion engine added, this made them far cheaper to build and buy than automobiles – which meant they were quickly…

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Top 5 Vintage Motorcycles On eBay This Week

Top 5 This Week

We decided to go with a Top 5 made up entirely of cafe racers this week, after we spent a few hours going through the vintage motorcycles for sale on eBay and realised there were some fantastic cafes listed. Each week I pick out my own personal favourite from the Top 5 – this week…

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Top 5 Vintage Motorcycles On eBay This Week

Top 5

Each Monday we all spend a few hours scrolling through the eBay listings for motorcycles that are 25 years old and older, there’s often some disagreement about what should make the final Top 5 – and it’s almost a certainty that you’d make different choices to us. That said, it’s still a lot of fun….

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Top 7 Summer Motorcycle Jackets On eBay

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Summer can be a difficult time to ride safely, especially in warmer parts of the world. When daytime temperatures reach or surpass 100F it’s almost impossible to wear standard leathers without risking heat exhaustion. One of the best solutions to staying both safe and cool is either making the jacket from a hard wearing and…

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Top 5 Vintage Motorcycles On eBay This Week

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Entirely by accident we have a Top 5 that includes only motorcycles from the 1970s this week. I didn’t even realise until I’d made my final selections, but in my personal view these are the best of the vintage picks on eBay for the week. Your opinion might differ, and if you think I missed…

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Top 5 Vintage Motorcycles On eBay This Week

top 5

This week we went for a slightly more unusual Top 5, there are a number of very rare bikes here including a Ducati factory race bike and a La Mondiale with an unusual pressed steel frame. Each week I pick out a favourite from the Top 5, this week I’m a little stuck between the…

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Top 5 Vintage Motorcycles On eBay This Week

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This was one of those weeks that we could have easily filled a half dozen Top 5s with the bikes currently on eBay, so this list is purely down to personal preference and not a lot else. Your choice from the Top 5 will probably be defined by the kind of riding you like to…

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Top 5 Vintage Motorcycles On eBay This Week

Top 5 Motorcycles

We found a broad array of bikes this week so we decided to nail it down to 5 that look the most fun to ride – although you’d want deep pockets to push a bike like the Black Shadow anywhere near its limits. Each week I pick out a personal favourite, this week it came…

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Top 8 Classic Motorcycle Goggles On eBay

Top 8 Goggles On eBay

Goggles have been an essential element to the motorcyclists kit bag since the first inventors began bolting primitive engines into bicycle frames. Most of the first goggles used by motorcyclists were actually designed for biplane pilots, but the challenges faced by both were similar, so things like leather helmets, sheepskin jackets, and goggles were equally…

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Top 5 Vintage Motorcycles On eBay This Week

Top 5

We had some fun putting together the Top 5 this week, although there was no small amount of disagreement over what should be featured. There’s a huge amount of variety at the moment in the 25+ year old motorcycles listed on eBay and it’s challenging to nail it down to just 5.

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A Brief Guide To Honda Scramblers

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Of all of the big four Japanese motorcycle manufacturers, it is perhaps Honda that is the most closely associated with the scrambler genre – they were building scramblers from the mid-to-late 1960s with much success in Japan, North America and Europe.

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Top 5 Vintage Motorcycles On eBay This Week

Top 5 Vintage Motorcycles On eBay This Week

I stumbled across a couple of personal favourites this week including a pristine BMW R90S and a Honda XL250R that looks like it’d be the perfect weekend trail-basher.

Each week I pick out a personal favourite and this week was a little more challenging than most, the Honda and the Yamaha both look like a lot of fun, but the Harley would be an excellent investment and the Triumph would get the most attention.

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