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From Eritrea to Tennessee: 1934 and 1939 Moto Guzzi GTS 500

Sometimes the stories behind vintage motorcycles are as interesting and compelling as the bikes themselves. This is one of those times. The persistence and talents of one man have resurrected not one, but two discarded, forlorn prewar Moto Guzzis found in a distant corner of the world. This ...

Barber Vintage Festival 2019

Best Honda Four went to Jim Culora and his 1979 Honda CB750F Super Sport, peppered with a slew of "tasty" '80s mods".The Barber Vintage Festival seems to get bigger and better every year. This year's event, which ran Oct. 4-6, was maybe the hottest temps we've ever faced, but we're told ticket ...

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John Penton at the Barber Vintage Festival

Join us for the 15th Annual Barber Vintage Festival, the largest vintage motorcycle event in North America, Oct. 4-6, 2019, at Barber Motorsports Park outside Birmingham, Alabama, with famed national champion enduro rider and entrepreneur John Penton as this year’s Grand Marshal. Inducted ...

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Show Time: Motorcycle Classics 2019 Vintage Bike Shows

The 2019 show season is roaring up fast, so start making plans now to join us at our favorite annual events. July 26-28, 2019, will see us return to the Road America racetrack in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, for the annual Vintage Motofest, featuring AHRMA vintage racing and the Rockerbox Bike ...

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Barber Vintage Festival 2018

Another record is in the books following the 14th Annual Barber Vintage Festival, Oct. 5-7, with event organizer ZOOM Motorsports pegging total attendance at just under 80,000. This year’s festival actually felt smaller to us than the last two, but whatever the case there’s no questioning ...

Pinch Me: 2018 Barber Vintage Festival

Master frame builder and former Isle of Man racer Colin Seeley with Randy Baxter’s circa-1973 Seeley-framed Triumph Trident.The Barber Vintage Festival is always something of a pinch-me event. Did all that really happen? Did I really meet and talk to famed frame builder Colin Seeley? Did I ...

Steve McQueen, Dennis Hopper and Paul Newman Bikes at Bonhams’ Barber Auction

Up for sale: Steve McQueen’s 1970 Husqvarna 400 Cross, which he rode in the landmark motorcycle film On Any Sunday.In addition to Steve McQueen’s Husqvarna from the film On Any Sunday, Bonhams auctioneers say it will also have bikes ridden or owned by Paul Newman, Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper ...

Second-Ever Black Lightning Headlines Barber Auction

The second-ever Vincent Black Lightning will be sold at Bonhams' Barber auction.Rollie Free's capture of the "world's fastest production motorcycle" record in 1948 on a tuned Series B Black Shadow led directly to Vincent marketing a racer of similar specification to Free's machine: the Series ...

Motorcycle Classics Sunday Morning Ride at the Barber Vintage Festival

Heading out from the Motorcycle Classics tent for a Sunday Morning Ride.Join Motorcycle Classics for our Sunday Morning Ride at the 14th Annual Barber Vintage Festival on — when else — Sunday morning, Oct. 7, 2018. Sponsored by our good friends at Hagerty Motorcycle Insurance, the ...

Colin Seeley at the Barber Vintage Festival

Barry Schanberger took top honors for his 1968 Norton Fastback at last year’s Motorcycle Classics Vintage Bike Show at Barber.The 14th Annual Barber Vintage Festival, the largest vintage motorcycle event in North America and attended by 70,000-plus enthusiasts in 2017, happens Oct. 5-7, 2018, ...

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