Tagged: shaft-drive

Restored to Perfection: 1975 BMW R90S for Sale

Restored to Perfection: 1975 BMW R90S for Sale

Today’s BMW R90S is the quintessential German sportbike: fast, stable, and reliable, but just a little bit uptight and unassuming. Or it would be unassuming, if not for that very vivid 70s paint job…...

Burgundy Beauty: 1972 Moto Guzzi V7 Sport for Sale

Burgundy Beauty: 1972 Moto Guzzi V7 Sport for Sale

The original Moto Guzzi V7 Sport is one of our favorites, and it’s pretty easy to see why: while the modern café-racer and brat-style builders need to chop the living hell out of suspensions...

Unicorn or Black Pig? 1967 MV Agusta 600 4C6 #001 for Sale in France

Unicorn or Black Pig? 1967 MV Agusta 600 4C6 #001 for Sale in France

Well here’s something you don’t see every day, although this four-cylinder MV Agusta 600 is the kind of thing that could spoil forever your image of MV as the manufacturer of the most beautiful...

Teutonic Trackday Terror: 1973 BMW R-Series Endurance Racer for Sale

Teutonic Trackday Terror: 1973 BMW R-Series Endurance Racer for Sale

BMW’s boxer twins have long been associated with old men, heated grips, and hard luggage. But there have been racing Beemers as long as there have been Beemers and the quirky, shaft-drive “air-head” bikes...

Raw Elegance: 1977 MV Agusta 750S America for Sale

Raw Elegance: 1977 MV Agusta 750S America for Sale

It really doesn’t matter if Honda’s new RC213V will be beaten by a bone-stock ZX-10 in every quantifiable measure of performance. It also really doesn’t matter how much it will cost: you probably couldn’t...

Eine Sehr Praktische Fahrrad: 1975 BMW R90S for Sale

Eine Sehr Praktische Fahrrad: 1975 BMW R90S for Sale

By the early 1970’s BMW was saddled with a very stuffy image that was in real need of an update. BMW’s were unsexy. They were bikes for old men. If story that sounds familiar,...

Italian Muscle: 1976 Moto Guzzi Le Mans I for Sale

Italian Muscle: 1976 Moto Guzzi Le Mans I for Sale

The second Moto Guzzi of the week is this very nice, very original 850 Le Mans. These are often referred to as “Mark I” Le Mans, although that’s obviously a description retroactively applied to...

Good Things in Small Packages: 1981 Moto Guzzi V50 Monza

Good Things in Small Packages: 1981 Moto Guzzi V50 Monza

Although styled to match their bigger siblings, Moto Guzzi’s V35 and V50 models shared few mechanical components and, in some ways, were more refined, sophisticated machines. They shared the longitudinal engine configuration and shaft-drive...

Cool In Ice Blue: 1976 Moto Guzzi 850 Le Mans for Sale

Cool In Ice Blue: 1976 Moto Guzzi 850 Le Mans for Sale

I normally try to space out bikes of similar make and model, and we did just feature a very nice 850 Le Mans recently, but this one has a couple things going for it...