1890s-1990s, the best of classic biking at your fingertips
Facebook Twitter YouTube Flickr
Enter now!

Latest News

One day in every year, the village of Offham in Kent becomes 'petrolheads' paradise'...
Now that the dust has settled on what was clearly a unique and...
Having for years ridden in predominantly black riding gear, this...
Thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts left Staffordshire County...
Honda 125cc Clubman’s Racer
This little Honda really is something special. This machine is...

Latest General Feature

MV Agusta 750, classic Itialian superbike

Top bikes of the Seventies: 3

Continuing with John Nutting's look at Seventies specials. Here we're focusing on league positions 30 to 21. Is your favourite included?
Zundapp KS750 military three wheeler

Zundapp KS750

The Zündapp KS750 was designed as a go-anywhere, unbreakable mil...
1978 Harley-Davidson XLCH1000 Sportster

Harley-Davidson Sportster

Most people would find the 1978 XLCH1000 too raw, too stubborn an...

Nev Mason book review

To be born with a heart condition which doctors predicted would b...
Kawasaki Z1 900

Top bikes of the Seventies: 1

At last! John Nutting's top 10 motorcycles of the Seventies, whit...

Latest Road Test

Velocette 350 MAC and 250 MOV

Velocette singles

The keys to a successful marriage may be hanging in the garage, judging by the longevity of this Velocette-inspired union between two kindred spirits. Mike Lewis looks at a Velocette 250 MOV (WD) and the more traditional looking 350 MAC...
Triumph TT Bonneville (T120R)

Triumph TT Special

If Tonka made motorcycles, then one can’t help thinking they’...
1958 Ariel Huntmaster and Garrard Grand Prix child/adult sidecar

Ariel Huntmaster outfit

The old adage of what looks right is right applies here. Despite ...
BSA B40, classic British single cylinder motorcycle

BSA B40

As we followed Derek Mann’s neat Beesa B40 down a twisting York...
Triumph Speed Twin 1952  classic British motorcycle

Triumph Speed Twin

Writing about a 1952 Triumph Speed Twin, arguably the most handso...

Latest Buying Guide

BSA's classic CB34 classic motorcycle

BSA CB34

BSA's Clubman Gold Star is one of the most iconic and revered British motorcycles ever made, and rightly so. This CB34 is a touch earlier – and rarer – than the more usual Beeza Clubman DBDs, but it still has plenty of pedigree...

Yamaha YCS1

Easy on the wallet but punching well above its weight, that’ll ...

Sidevalve 500cc Norton singles: which to choose?

Though many enthusiasts most readily associate Norton with overhe...

Suzuki XN85 Turbo

If you really fancy something a little different, something with ...
Bridgestone 175SR classic motorcycle

Bridgestone 175SR

Bridgestone motorcycles established a reputation for solid engine...
Are you a subscriber?