Mike Taint’s Green BMW R75/5

Reader Contribution by Mike Taint
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In a local bookstore here in Ohio, I saw this interesting-looking magazine called Motorcycle Classics, so I picked up a copy. Imagine my surprise when I saw the editor has the exact same bike as mine — the only other one I’ve ever even heard of!

Mike Taint/via email

That makes two of us, Mike, because I’d never seen another one either. BMW called the color simply Metallic Green, and apparently it wasn’t very popular in the U.S. Glad you found us! — Ed.

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