King Dick no reserve

Classic motorbikes offered at no reserve

If you’ve ever wanted to buy a classic bike at auction, it might be time to have a go as there are some potential bargains offered at no reserve in a Sydney auction next month. There are 14 motorcycles available at the annual Shannons Autumn Classic Auction & Rare Number Plates in Sydney on March …

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Celebrate Australia Day with classic racing at the Phillip Island Classic International Challenge

Celebrate Australia Day with classic racing

One of the best ways to celebrate the Australia Day weekend is with three days of classic racing at the magnificent Phillip Island circuit. More than 450 bikes will compete in 56 races at the 26th Phillip Island Classic from January 25-27. UPDATE: The 2019 International  Challenge was successfully defended by Australia, ahead of USA and …

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Suzuki 2-strokers seeking new home

The owner of 20-odd Suzuki two strokes from 80cc to 500cc is seeking a new home for the collection so the public can also enjoy them. Neil Batterham, 58, of Highfields, is hoping a cafe or shop owner in the region with good security can display the bikes. Click here to send Neil an email …

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Curtiss Zeus Prototype electric motorcycle last

Last motorbike for the rest of your life?

If you were allowed to buy just one more motorcycle to last you for the rest of your life would it be the bike you have now or would it be something totally different? This is one of those no-winners debates you can have with yourself and/or your mates around the campfire, on the verandah …

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MV Agusta boss Giovanni Castiglioni classic cagiva 1000cc

MV Agusta plans neo classic bike

MV Agusta is working on a neo classic model and a 1000cc Brutale, but not an electric bike says boss Giovanni Castiglioni. We caught up with the erudite and suave boss of MV Agusta at the factory on the shores of beautiful Lake Varese in northern Italy this week. In the wide-ranging interview, Giovanni also …

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Cors Dees Laverda Museum Netherlands

Entire Laverda Museum for sale

The entire Laverda Museum collection from Dutch collector and marque specialist Cor Dees is being offered for sale. The collection features 81 motorcycles, scooters and mopeds and covers the complete history of Moto Laverda from 1950 to 2000. All machines and Laverda motorabilia, which are housed in the family museum in Lisse, The Netherlands, will …

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Mark Bryan with barn find Vincent

How to discover a motorcycle barn find

Every rider must dream of discovering a “barn find” where you open the barn or shed doors and find a collection of valuable old bikes stashed away. Some people stumble upon them or inherit them in a will, but for Mark Bryan it’s hard work. His nickname is ‘El Granero’ which is Spanish for the …

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Woolshed Classic Motorcycle Rally

Packed program for Woolshed Classic Motorcycle Rally

A packed program featuring rare bikes, scrambler demos, drag bikes, rocking bands, iconic motorcycle movies, a free show and shine and a host of classic bike club displays should make this long weekend’s (Saturday, April 30, to Monday, May 2) second annual Woolshed Classic Motorcycle Rally on the Darling Downs a must for motorcycle enthusiasts. Organiser Mark Morrissey …

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