Tagged: road racer

Vintage Race Bike Week Continues: 1975 Yamaha RD350 Road Racer

Vintage Race Bike Week Continues: 1975 Yamaha RD350 Road Racer

  It’s raining race bikes this week! This example is a fully race-fettled, faired version of the popular, fast, and nimble Yamaha RD350. Streetbikes didn’t feature this example’s large, aerodynamic fairing, or that very...

1950’s Horex Twin Cam road racer

1950’s Horex Twin Cam road racer

Whenever I look at a vintage racing bike, I am always  interested in how it has reached its current state. Some have had a concourse restoration, brought back to an original date in time....

1963 Harley Davidson KRTT Factory Racer

1963 Harley Davidson KRTT Factory Racer

With Harley’s current emphasis on chaps, vests, and attitude, it’s easy to forget that they were a real force in racing for many years.  When I first saw this bike, I thought it was...