Vinago: Billy Joel’s Vincent-Inspired Yamaha Virago

By Greg Williams

The Vinago, Greg Hageman of Doc’s Chops’ custom Yamaha Virago Vincent built for Billy Joel.

Built to Last BUILD Moto Mentor Program

Press Release

BUILD Moto Mentor Program LTD is a non-­profit educational outreach program that connects high school students with skilled mentors and faculty advisors, and offers the opportunity to learn vintage bike restoration while developing important business, trade and interpersonal skills.

Get Ready for Retro Moto TV!

By Richard Backus

Well known vintage bike enthusiast and founder of the Chadds Ford Classic Motorcycle Auction John Lawless is dipping his toe — or more like his entire body — into video with the premier of a five-minute mini-episode of his planned new show, Retro Moto, on PBS’ Motorweek, January 5 and 6, 2013, and again January 15 at 8 and 11 p.m. on the Velocity network.

Collection of Cutaway Engines Added to Las Vegas Auction Line-up

Press Release

In addition to the nearly 250 antique, vintage and classic motorcycles being offered at the Bonhams Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction in January is a unique collection of mid-century motorcycle cutaway engines and components.


1960 Pannonia 250 with Sidecar

by MC Staff

A 1960 Pannonia 250 motorcycle with sidecar, on display with other classic bikes at the National Motorcycle Museum in Anamosa, Iowa.

Steven Posson's 'The Flying Mile' Celebrates the Bronze Age of Speed

By Todd Rafferty

Sculptor Steven Posson pays tribute to Albert “Shrimp” Burns in an investment-cast bronze statue called The Flying Mile. 

The Vintage Motorcycles 'Collector Gene'

by Richard Backus

The Collector Gene drives certain collectors to accumulate many vintage motorcycles.

MidAmerica Rocks Vegas Motorcycle Auction 2013

Press Release

The wheels are in motion and the music is cued up for MidAmerica Auctions’ 22nd Annual Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction and Races on Jan. 10-12, 2013, at the South Point Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nev.

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