The Eighties was a decade to remember for many reasons, especially in the world of motorcycles. From cult-classic Suzukis to dreamy Ducatis, Street Bikes of the ’80s profiles 17 of the finest 1980s-era street bikes to ever grace the pages of Motorcycle Classics.
Read how engineers had plans to make the Honda CX650 Turbo the most fuel-efficient and highest performing bike of the Eighties, follow collector Dave Eulberg as he searches for Ducati Pantahs, learn how motorcycle designer Craig Vetter got his inspiration for the 1980 Vetter Mystery Ship No. 3, and more!
Other articles include:
• Future Motorcycle: 1985 Honda Nighthawk – Bombproof and easy to ride, Nighthawks continue to be an excellent choice for a first bike that a rider won’t outgrow in four months.
• Hooligans Only: Yamaha V-Max – Yamaha’s V4 bruiser continues to be to this day a significant model in the company’s lineup. At the time, it was a radical departure from Japanese design.
• 1982 Krauser MKM1000 – Far away is close at hand when your vehicle just happens to be deluxe rolling luggage.
• And more!
Item Number: 9795