Tagged: pre-war

1940 BMW R66

1940 BMW R66

As we know motorcycles have been around since before the turn of the century, the last one. Most Classic Sports Bike enthusiast divide bikes into now, and pre-war. The years 1939-1945 had a great...

1936 DKW ex Works Supercharged 2-stroke

1936 DKW ex Works Supercharged 2-stroke

There is a stereotype that the Germans are an engineering nation, measured, meticulous, and calculating. Looking at this 1936 DKW Works Supercharged race bike, that stereotype is perpetuated. During a time when race bikes...

1928 Zenith Racer

1928 Zenith Racer

Having looked through the auction catalogues in the last couple of days I have been leaning towards bikes made previous to WWII. There is just something in the design of the early motorcycles with...