Author: Mike

1973 Honda CB CB500F

1973 Honda CB CB500F

For Sale: 1973 Honda CB CB500F Vintage race bike for the street! If the “cool” factor of a vintage Honda CB500F isn’t enough for you, how about one with real vintage racing creds? If...

A Reader’s Ride: 1975 Honda CB 400F Super Sport

A Reader’s Ride: 1975 Honda CB 400F Super Sport

For Sale: 1975 Honda CB 400F Super Sport From warm and sunny San Diego, CA comes this fantastic survivor: a 1975 Honda CB400F Super Sport. CSBFS and RSBFS follower Ryck pinged us about having...

Foreign Story: 1972 Harley-Davidson 350 Sprint

Foreign Story: 1972 Harley-Davidson 350 Sprint

For Sale: 1972 Harley-Davidson 350 Sprint In the early 1960s, the Harley Davidson Motor Company was branching out. Although best known for their big twins, H-D realized that not everybody embraced the “big iron”...

A Reader’s Ride:  1983 Honda VF750

A Reader’s Ride: 1983 Honda VF750

CSBFS and RSBFS reader Warren contacted us regarding this nearly new ’83 Honda VF750 (official shop manual for the 83 Honda VF750). I think you will agree with us: this is about as clean...

Rarest of the Factory Turbos: 1983 Suzuki XN-85 Turbo

Rarest of the Factory Turbos: 1983 Suzuki XN-85 Turbo

For Sale: 1983 Suzuki XN-85 Turbo In 1982 Honda won a technological battle by launching the CX500 Turbo. Bristling with cutting-edge componentry, the turbocharged v-twin launched a very intense, yet very short arms race....

1971 Honda CB350 Race Bike

1971 Honda CB350 Race Bike

For Sale: 1971 Honda CB350 Race Bike This little vintage racer wanna be really struck a chord with me. Maybe it is the aluminum tank (ahhhhh, shiny), maybe it is the custom catch tank...

From Cutting Edge to Mainstream: 1986 Yamaha FZ750

From Cutting Edge to Mainstream: 1986 Yamaha FZ750

For Sale: 1986 Yamaha FZ750 When Yamaha launched the FZ750 in the latter half of the 1980s, they released a bike that was as cutting edge and risky as it was fast. Let’s start...

1975 Suzuki RE5

1975 Suzuki RE5

For Sale: 1975 Suzuki RE5 The 1970s was a decade of experimentation for many motorcycle companies. Honda moved the needle from two strokes to very complicated four cylinder four strokes, Ducati continued to evolve...

Brand New: 1979 Yamaha RD 400 Daytona Special with 1 mile!

Brand New: 1979 Yamaha RD 400 Daytona Special with 1 mile!

For Sale: 1979 Yamaha RD 400 Daytona Special with only 1 mile! In the late 1970s there was only one major motorcycle manufacturer still importing two-stroke streetbikes into the United States. Yamaha, with a...