Fonzie's Triumph TR5 fails to sell

Fonzie bike finally sells at auction

One of three motorcycles used by actor Henry Winkler playing Fonzie in Happy Days has sold for $USUS179,200 (about $A240,000) in a Julien’s Auctions Hollywood Legends in Las Vegas. The 1949 Triumph Trophy TR500 was provided for the popular TV series by stuntman Bud Ekins, who also built bikes for Hollywood legend and racer Steve …

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Bodgie and widgie

Were you a bodgie or widgie?

There are different names for the Aussie bodgie and widgie around the world. Some call them Teddy Boys, rockers, greasers, cafe racers or just plain bikies. Whatever, you’ll know if you were one … or still are! If so, you might be interested in the ‘50s and ‘60s Guys/Girls Bikies 27th reunion at the Stones …

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Bodgie and widgie

Were you a bodgie or widgie?

There are different names for the Aussie bodgie and widgie around the world. Some call them Teddy Boys, rockers, greasers, cafe racers or just plain bikies. Whatever, you’ll know if you were one … or still are! If so, you might be interested in the ‘50s and ‘60s Guys/Girls Bikies 27th reunion at the Stones …

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Fonzie's Triumph TR5 fails to sell

Fonzie Triumph TR5 fails to sell?

The famous Fonzie Triumph motorcycle seems to have failed to sell, yet again, after being offered for sale on eBay. The item is no longer listed for sale and emails to the seller have not been returned, but it seems it may have failed to reach its reserve price. The seller was asking US$100,000 (about A$140,000) for the bike …

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Fonzie's Triumph Trophy TR5

Fonzie Triumph motorcycle up for sale

The famous Fonzie Triumph motorcycle is now up for sale on eBay after being passed in at auction in the United States in 2014. The seller is asking US$100,000 (about A$140,000) for the bike ridden by Henry Winkler who played Arthur Fonzarelli (Fonzie or the Fonze) in the Happy Days TV series from 1974-84. It was passed in at …

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Led Zeppelin

Led Zeppelin chopper sold at auction

Bikes ridden by Led Zeppelin drummer the late John Bonham, Evel Knievel and The Fonz in Happy Days have starred at an auction of Hollywood memorabilia. Bonham’s custom Triumph “Sunset Tripper” chopper ridden in the epic documentary film The Song Remains the Same, has been sold for $US40,000 in the Profiles In History auction. The Fonzie and Evel bikes have …

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Evel Knievel's Stratocycle

Fonz and Evel Knievel motorcycles auctioned 

An auction of Hollywood memorabilia is featuring motorbikes ridden by Evel Knievel in a movie and The Fonz in Happy Days as well as Fonzie’s leather jacket. These iconic bikes and jacket will be auctioned in the Profiles In History auction from September 30 to October 1. Evel Knievel’s Stratocycle from his 1977 feature film “Viva Knievel” cost just …

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Fonzie's Triumph Trophy TR5

Fonzie’s Triumph motorcycle up for auction

Fonzie’s Triumph motorcycle is going up for auction in the United States on March 8 … or is it? The bike ridden by Henry Winkler who played Arthur Fonzarelli (Fonzie or the Fonze) in the Happy Days TV series is one of several rare bikes being auctioned as part of the 2014 Festivals of Speed …

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