by Richard Backus
Los Angeles ABC affiliate KABC-TV reports that a vintage motorcycle collector was robbed of his 1914 overhead cam Cyclone and a Honda CR110 racer when a pair of intruders broke into the man’s house, tied him up and made off with the two race bikes, which are valued at approximately $1 million and $60,000, respectively.
Steve McQueen's 1947 Indian Chief Chopper on display at the National Motorcycle Museum in Anamosa, Iowa.
1909 Shaw on display at the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum in Leeds, Alabama.
A historic 1894 Roper Steam Motorcycle is expected to establish a new world record for a motorcycle sold at auction when it crosses the podium at Auctions America by RM’s debut Las Vegas sale, January 12 – 14, 2012. The multi-day auction will feature an impressive docket of over 400 collector motorcycles.
Adrian Van Anz’ Derringer Cycle is a classic low cost, low speed, gas-powered and classically styled California bicycle.
1913 Thor motorcycle on display at the National Motorcycle Museum in Anamosa, Iowa.