MORE CLASSIC MOTORCYCLES


Found on eBay: 1967 Ural M62 with Sidecar

by Landon Hall

Fall has come and gone, and unless you live in a very warm climate, there's a chance you've seen snow on the ground already. Translation? It's time for a sidecar.


Ack Attack Sets New Bonneville Speed Record at 360.913 MPH

by Richard Backus

On September 26, 2008, after five days of pushing their streamliner motorcycle on the salt flats of Bonneville, the Top 1 Oil Ack Attack team achieved what it came to do – topple the absolute motorcycle land speed record. And top it they did, with a blistering 360.913 mph run


Motocross America moves to San Diego

by Landon Hall

In case you haven't heard yet, the Motorcycle Hall of Fame Museums exhibit Motocross America: The Early Years began its national tour on April 1st at the San Diego Automotive Museum. 


Autobahn Craftwerks Heading to Bonneville

by Richard Backus

Long time BMW enthusiast and restorer Len Kerkhoff tells us he’s going to make a bid for the record books at the Bonneville Salt Flats this September. Running in the vintage 500cc pushrod class, Kerkhoff is preparing a circa 1954 BMW 500cc engine in a period R50/2 frame. Kerkhoff, who used to road and drag race Triumphs, turned to BMWs almost two decades ago when he decided to go fulltime into motorcycle restoration at his Cincinnati, Ohio-based shop, Autobahn Craftwerks.


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Brough Superior Under New Ownership

by Landon Hall

According to a recent press release, Brough Superior has a new owner. Following negotiations with the Card family, Netherton Industries Ltd. announced the purchase of The Brough Superior Engineering Limited, together with the assets of The Brough Superior Engineering Limited. 


Antique Motorcycle Club of America at Hershey

By Richard Backus

The Antique Motorcycle Club of America (AMCA) is partnering with the Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) Museum, and they’re kicking off the new alliance with a special exhibit, Motorcycles: 1884-1973, at the AACA Museum in Hershey, Pa., starting Sunday, June 8.


Bonhams' Legend Auction Sets Records

by Richard Backus

The Bonhams' Legend auction on May 3rd totalled nearly $2-million, setting World Auction Records and capping a $6-million series of Bonhams' bike sales. One highlight was this 1975 Ducati 750SS which sold for $117,000. 


Motorcycle Hall of Fame Announces 2008 Inductees

by Richard Backus

 The Motorcycle Hall of Fame, home to the stories and legends of American motorcycling heritage, is pleased to announce the selection of six individuals for induction.  The Motorcycle Hall of Fame Class of 2008 includes Vaughn Beals, Rod Coates, Scot Harden, Larry “Supermouth” Huffman, Terry Poovey and Rolf Tibblin.