1975 Yamaha RD350: Best Bang for the Buck

The Yamaha RD350 was THE Seventies poor boy racer. Fairly cheap, relatively easy to work on and fast through the twisties, the RD350 is still great fun today.

Yamaha RD350 Left View
Like most 2-strokes, the RD needed revs to perform, but gearshifts were quick and easy, making shifting anything but a chore.
Photo by Nick Cedar