Tagged: 650S

A Perfect Storm: 1975 Benelli Tornado 650S for Sale

A Perfect Storm: 1975 Benelli Tornado 650S for Sale

Built between 1968 and 1976, the Benelli Tornado 650S could be thought of the “Anti-Triumph.” While the basic pushrod 650cc, parallel-twin specifications suggest a bike superficially similar, it is very different in practice. Apparently,...

The British Alternative: 1974 Benelli Tornado 650S for Sale

The British Alternative: 1974 Benelli Tornado 650S for Sale

Looking at the basic numbers, you’d be forgiven for thinking the Benelli Tornado 650S was simply a Triumph in sexy, Italian duds. But while the basic configuration matches bikes from the British manufacturers and...

1972 Benelli Tornado 650S for Sale

1972 Benelli Tornado 650S for Sale

While the name Benelli is now more likely associated with firearms outside the vintage biking scene, the company was founded in 1911 by matriarch Teresa as a way to keep her six sons steadily...

1975 Benelli 650S for Sale

1975 Benelli 650S for Sale

Today, we’ve got a relatively rare little parallel-twin machine from Benelli, a company more widely known for their four and six-cylinder machines.  Benelli was started in 1911 by Teresa Benelli as a way to...