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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Barebones Canyon Lantern

Barebones Canyon Lantern

The Barebones Canyon Lantern is a lithium-ion powered LED lantern that can provide both directional and ambient light – thanks to its extensible front lens. It’s also capable of recharging your electronic devices on the go thanks to its USB port, which is used to recharge its own battery or to top up the battery…

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Icon 1000 Elsinore HP Boots

Gilera 106SS

Gilera 106SS

Although Gilera is perhaps more famous nowadays for producing small-capacity scooters, there was a time when they took the fight to the greatest racing motorcycle manufacturers in the world and won. The company claimed the 500cc World Championship in 1950, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1957 as well as 1st and 2nd place at the 1955 Isle…

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Aston Martin V8

Aston Martin V8

The Aston Martin V8 and the Aston Martin DBS represented a significant shift in styling for the British automaker, gone were the curves of the DB4, DB5, and DB6 – replaced by more modern lines that many have suggested were inspired by the Jensen Interceptor and the Ford Mustang. The new Aston Martin V8 was…

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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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Jaguar Lightweight E-Type Number 15

Katarina Kyvalova Jaguar E-Type

In 2014 Jaguar shocked and delighted the motoring world by announcing that they were going to build 6 more Lightweight E-Types – the original production run in the mid-1960s was intended to produce 18 cars and so 18 chassis numbers were assigned, but just 12 were built. Once the decision to restart production for the…

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Danner x Iron & Resin Boots

Danner Boots

Danner and Iron & Resin are both companies we’ve featured numerous times here on Silodrome due to the fact that they both make great gear – and they make it by hand in the USA. This collaboration between the two brands includes a jacket, a hat, and this pair of leather boots. Each pair of…

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Timberleaf Teardrop Camper Trailer

Timberleaf Teardrop Camper Trailer

The Timberleaf Teardrop Camper Trailer is an lightweight alternative to the traditional large camper trailer or Winnebago – with all the basic necessities you need while out off the beaten track. With a dry weight of 1200 pounds and a tongue weight of 120 pounds the Timblerleaf can be towed behind almost any SUV in existence,…

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South to Sian

Deus Ex Machina

South to Sian was a journey undertaken by a small group of friends across the islands of Indonesia, it was captured by photographer Arief Budiatna and the images are so stunning we decided to share them here on Silodrome. If you’d like to read the 10 part series of articles you can click here to…

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BMW K100 Scrambler

BMW K100 Scrambler 2

The BMW K100 is a motorcycle that BMW created to take the fight to the surge of inline-4 Japanese motorcycles that were pouring into Europe and every other developed region from the late ’60s onwards. Rather than just installing an inline-4 transversely in the frame as had been done before, the engineers at BMW lead…

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DMD Racer Helmet

DMD Rocket Helmet

DMD Helmets is an Italian company that makes retro-styled motorcycle helmets to modern safety standards. This is their Racer Helmet – it has ECE 22.05 and DOT approval, a removable liner, a shell made from carbon Kevlar, and a padded chin strap with double D-ring closure. The colour scheme on this helmet is painted on…

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