Paul Baltzer with his 1973 Triumph Bobber custom and 1970s Harley Shovelhead that he will show at the 2017 RACQ MotorFest

MotorFest displays motorcycle gems

The annual RACQ MotorFest has included motorcycles for several years now and although the display is usually small, there are always plenty of gems on display. The event this year on July 9, 2017, will be no different with a couple of historic racing gems from motoDNA rider training, including a classic RC30 Honda (pictured below), and …

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Knucklehead at Shannons auction

Knucklehead, Hailwood in Shannons auction

A spectacular 1941 Harley-Davidson FL Knucklehead V-twin and a 1983 Ducati MHR900 Mike Hailwood race replica head an eclectic range in the annual Shannons Sydney Winter Classic Auction on Monday, August 10, 2015. The fully restored Knucklehead is unusual as it has the larger 74-cid FL engine which was not officially available until the following year. …

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Rare and exotic motorbikes up for auction

Don’t be a knucklehead! There is no need to go overseas to buy rare, significant and exotic motorbikes at auction. Shannon’s is holding a big sale in Sydney on November 17 that includes a world-class 1937 Harley-Davidson Knucklehead, two superb Post-War British racing bikes and seven rare ‘no reserve’ small-capacity Italian motorcycles. But just because …

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