Tagged: Single

Elegant Single: 1960 Velocette MSS for Sale

It may have been built in 1960, but this Velocette MSS is, in many ways, a very nice 1930s motorcycle. A precursor to the evocatively-named Venom, the Velocette MSS was launched in 1935, although...

Racing Replica: 1938 Moto Guzzi Condor Stradale for Sale

Racing Replica: 1938 Moto Guzzi Condor Stradale for Sale

Egret, Falcon, Goshawk, Bunting, Skylark, Condor… Leave it to the Italians to give their machines evocative but somehow whimsical names. And while this Moto Guzzi Condor Stradale may not have been named for the...

Little Jewel: 1956 Parilla 175 Turismo Veloce for Sale

Little Jewel: 1956 Parilla 175 Turismo Veloce for Sale

Today’s machine is a very pretty little four-stroke single Parilla 175 Tourismo Veloce. Founded by Giovanni Parrilla With Two R’s in 1946 and built in his Milan workshop that specialized in diesel and injector...

Big Beautiful Single: 1957 Moto Guzzi Falcone Sport for Sale

Big Beautiful Single: 1957 Moto Guzzi Falcone Sport for Sale

It’s been a while since we’ve posted up one of the elegantly simple Guzzi singles, so when I came across this classic Falcone, I thought it was high time we went old school. Or,...

Brooklands Bomber: 1960 BSA Gold Star for Sale

Brooklands Bomber: 1960 BSA Gold Star for Sale

In the past twenty years, we’ve gotten so used to artificially-condensed product life cycles that it’s easy to forget how durable modern machines can be. That’s one of the things that makes vintage bikes...

Like a Fly Trapped in Amber: 1959 Ducati Elite for Sale

Like a Fly Trapped in Amber: 1959 Ducati Elite for Sale

This jewel-like Ducati Elite is more of an object d’art than a living, breathing motorcycle. Like the titular bug embedded in fossilized tree sap, the world has passed this little time capsule of a...

Little Hog: 1967 Harley Davidson Aermacchi 250 Sprint

Little Hog: 1967 Harley Davidson Aermacchi 250 Sprint

I normally don’t post too many Harleys on the site, simply because not many fit within our mission statement, aside from the odd XRTT that shows up for sale. But this little 250 Sprint...

Flying the Flag, Sort Of: 1967 Harley-Davidson 350cc Racer for Sale

Flying the Flag, Sort Of: 1967 Harley-Davidson 350cc Racer for Sale

Today’s Harley-Davidson isn’t exactly a Harley. Looking for a quick way into the sporty middleweight market, Harley purchased 50% of Aermacchi’s motorcycle production operation in the early 1960’s. Rebranded as Harley-Davidsons, they clearly didn’t...

Honorably Discharged: Ex-Military1955 Moto Guzzi Airone for Sale

Honorably Discharged: Ex-Military1955 Moto Guzzi Airone for Sale

For collectors and modern motorcyclists, the phrase “Italian motorcycle” conjures up images of sleek, exotic, motorcycles with shrieking engines and fragile beauty. But in the aftermath of World War II, there was a real...

Little Starling: 1967 Moto Guzzi Stornello Sport for Sale

Little Starling: 1967 Moto Guzzi Stornello Sport for Sale

Characterful little bikes like this don’t really exist anymore: today, 125’s and 250’s are starter bikes and commuters, designed to offer maximum value and a dash of style and color. But under the skin,...