Tagged: 1971

Working Class Hero: 1958 Triton for Sale

Working Class Hero: 1958 Triton for Sale

One of my favorite things about motorcycles is the seeming endless ways there are to mix and match parts to create new machines. Chain drive and fairly simple frames mean that it’s no big...

The Very Definition of Exotic: 1971 MV Agusta 750 Sport 4C75 for Sale

The Very Definition of Exotic: 1971 MV Agusta 750 Sport 4C75 for Sale

MV Agusta’s racing heritage is at the heart of their fame and, for a long time, their exotic, multi-cylinder engines were available only to factory racers. So when they finally produced a roadgoing four-cylinder...

Baby Sport: 1971 Ducati 450 MK3 Desmo for Sale

Baby Sport: 1971 Ducati 450 MK3 Desmo for Sale

For fans of Ducati’s sports singles, this Mark 3 450 Desmo is the top of the heap, and shares that gorgeous orange-yellow paint with the bigger 750 Sport. But, unlike that model, the 450...

Fast Classic: 1971Laverda SF Race Bike for Sale

Fast Classic: 1971Laverda SF Race Bike for Sale

Well two Laverdas in one week is cause for celebration, although these are at opposite ends of the spectrum. The previous SFC was a collector’s item, a racebike in road trim that might be...

1971 Norton Commando Cafe Racer for Sale

1971 Norton Commando Cafe Racer for Sale

This is a really beautiful Norton Commando in prime condition.  I typically prefer the look of unfaired bikes from this period, but you can’t argue with the quality on display here: take a look...

1971 Norton Commando for Sale

1971 Norton Commando for Sale

The British biking industry fell on hard times in the 70’s and 80’s.  And, let’s be honest: in the 90’s.  But Triumph has walked a long, hard road out of hell, and their current...

Unrestored 1971 Norton Commando 750

Unrestored 1971 Norton Commando 750

This is how I like to the find them. Almost all original and not restored. Bikes are only original once. I know that a concourse restore will collect more money but for me an...

1971 Norvil Norton

1971 Norvil Norton

Norvil is a company that started out as a parts supplier for your Norton Commando. They have evolved to a point where they will remake your Norton Commando into something so much more. Along the lines of...