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An A65 As We Wanted It

Jim and Liz knew just how they wanted their A65 Lightning to be

10 mins read
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December 2019

Norton Atlas 750

Hutch’s Norton Atlas 750 has been a good, solid workhorse – until some journalist had a little go on it and the clutch broke…

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December 2019

National Motorcycle Museum Live 2019

Getting more people to come to a museum must sometimes seem like a tricky affair, but the National Motorcycle Museum does it brilliantly. They let you in, for one day only, for free!

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December 2019

Coventry Eagle Flying 8

The little-known range topper of everyman bikes manufacturer, Coventry Eagle, has been a larger influence on biking than you may have thought. Rachel Clegg investigates...

7 mins read
Classic Bike Guide
December 2019

Behind The Scenes Heroes The CRMC Scrutineers

With a variety of machinery to check, can we learn from the CRMC scrutineers?

4 mins read
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December 2019

Aermacchi Harley-Davidson

These Italian/American bikes have a lot to offer, and they don’t cost a fortune

10+ mins read
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December 2019

Verdant Velo

Sporting sophistication for clubmen and commuters

5 mins read
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June 2017

Sure-Footed Shooting Star

Smooth and steady all-rounder

5 mins read
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June 2017

Utterly In Zane?

As a bargain-buy, high-performance classic, Laverda’s 750 superbike makes a strange kind of sense

5 mins read
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June 2017

Desert Stormer

It’s not a Nomad by name, but this Norton tourer has clocked up a quarter-million miles anyway

4 mins read
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June 2017

Triples On Track

THE BEEZUMPH RALLY is one of the best track-based classic bike events in Europe.

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May 2017

Tribute Twin

What’s this? Did BSA build a previously undiscovered prototype cammy A10?

5 mins read
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May 2017

Timid Tiger?

The Bonnie gets the glory; its single-carb sibling less so. Is this unfair?  

5 mins read
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May 2017

The Other 400/4

Alejandro De Tomaso’s attempt to take on Japan created an interesting alternative to Honda’s CB400F

4 mins read
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May 2017

The Modern Bike

The modern bike An alternative for those urgent go-to moments?

4 mins read
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May 2017

Next Generation

BMW’s great leap forward came with the /5 series, like this range-topping R75/5

5 mins read
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May 2017

Paul D'Orleans

Mexicanwheels Trophy Trails for Triumph

3 mins read
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May 2017

Enduring Eurosport

Just like the Duracell bunny, Honda’s CXs go on and on and on

4 mins read
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May 2017

Mark Williams- Affordable Patriotism

Old age and a shrinking wallet are obliging Williams to figure out if he can back.

4 mins read
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May 2017

Classic & Custom

MINDFUL THAT MARCH in Scotland can mean ice, blizzards, floods or brilliant sunshine, the Scottish Motorcycle Show is now mainly contained in three large, heated halls.

10+ mins read
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May 2017

Dressing Up

Summer’s approaching. Time to sort out new waterproofs…

4 mins read
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April 2017

Pretty, Basic

Yamaha’s dressy XVS650 Dragstar hides a neat machine beneath the frills

6 mins read
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April 2017

Slim, Sexy, Sporty

Long, low and lean: an enduring influence on Guzzi’s subsequent sportsters

5 mins read
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April 2017

Funky five hundred

A 40-year-old high-tech twin enjoys a new wave lease of life.

4 mins read
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March 2017

The Old Black and Gold

It’s an icon, sure. But it’s also a great bike.

6 mins read
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March 2017

Familiar four

In the past, this was the future…

5 mins read
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March 2017