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Kawasaki GPZ 500S

Parallel twins

A classic layout, the parallel twin is experiencing a resurgence in the modern market, thanks to a new range of Hondas. But was the layout any good in the first place?

Sounds like a good idea

Using sound waves to clean tricky bits of a motorcycle is a non-i...
Many fork issues can be rectified

Fork renovation

Can anything be done to repair leaking, pitted or bent forks? And...
Norton Commando S Type

Norton Commando: iconic engine

'Versatility' and 'expediency' were two buzz words in the British...
1929 side sprung Druids from a Norton 16H

Girder forks

Feared by some, girder front forks were a light, reasonably stron...

Latest Road Test

1931 AJS Model S3 classic motorcycle

AJS Model S3

The AJS S3 was a bright and bold new design from AJ Stevens of Woverhampton. Unfortunately, its release couldn’t have come at a worse moment...
Benelli 650 Tornado

Benelli 650

Benelli’s 650 twin was a radical take on the British parallel t...
Triumph Speed Twin 1952  classic British motorcycle

Triumph Speed Twin

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

BSA Spitfire

Whether the Americans truly desired the specification of machiner...
Matchless G3 Mercury and Norton ES2

Norton ES2 and Matchless G3

By the mid-1960s the once-great independent Matchless and Norton ...

Latest Buying Guide

Yamaha YCS1

Easy on the wallet but punching well above its weight, that’ll be Yamaha’s 180 twin, says Steve ‘Scoop’ Cooper...
Velocette LE

Velocette LE 1948 - 1971

Velocette's LE had a long production life, which indicated succes...
1932 Ariel VH32 Red Hunter classic British motorcycle

Ariel VH32 Red Hunter

This four-valve sporting Ariel single was only catalogued for the...
BSA's classic CB34 classic motorcycle

BSA CB34

BSA's Clubman Gold Star is one of the most iconic and revered Bri...
Bridgestone 175SR classic motorcycle

Bridgestone 175SR

Bridgestone motorcycles established a reputation for solid engine...
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