George Paley's 1975 BMW R90/6

Reader Contribution by Richard Backus
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George Paley and his 1975 BMW R90/6.

Bike: 1975 BMW R90/6
George Paley
Hometown: Lawrence, Kan.
Occupation: Property management and consulting
Age: 58
Current rides: 2002 BMW R1150GS, 1983 BMW R80ST, 1983 Yamaha Virago 920 Midnight Special, 1982 Yamaha XJ1100

Motorcycles are an enduring feature in the Paley family. In 1938, George’s father took his first ride, courtesy of a 1916 Henderson Four, before moving on to a 1936 Indian Chief. His brother, Will, bought a BMW R69S when he was just 16 and is now president of the New England chapter of the AMCA.

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