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Paul Dorton’s 1975 Yamaha XS500s

Reader Paul Dorton's new Yamaha XS500 back in 1975. I enjoyed the column on the bike you wish you never sold. I had one of those too. In 1975 I bought a new Yamaha XS500. It was my first brand-new bike. I rode the bike everywhere for about 5 years before I sold it, and regretted it almost immediately. As with many of us, life happened and family and home took priority. A few years ...

Letter Paul Dorton | Oct 22, 2019

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