Tagged: 650

Unrestored Beeza: 1969 BSA 650 Lightning for Sale

Unrestored Beeza: 1969 BSA 650 Lightning for Sale

Designed as BSA’s versatile all-rounder, the A65 Lightning had twin-carbs compared to the Thunderbolt’s single-carb set up for improved performance at high rpm. It was considered the more conservative choice when compared to the...

Marvelous Mutt: 1968 Rickman Metisse Triumph for Sale

Marvelous Mutt: 1968 Rickman Metisse Triumph for Sale

In the 1960’s and 1970’s, if you weren’t happy with the handling of your stock motorcycle, you could contact a number of different specialist frame companies for your racebike or road-legal custom. Among these,...

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...

1980 Ducati Custom for Sale

1980 Ducati Custom for Sale

This is a one-of-a-kind custom naked Ducati.  I’ve seen a few Pantah-based customs come up for sale recently, perhaps because, for a while, they were cheap to buy and the huge fairings and 80’s...

1982 Yamaha Seca Turbo for Sale

1982 Yamaha Seca Turbo for Sale

The Yamaha Seca Turbo was a result of the Japanese manufacturers’ brief flirtation with boost in the 1980’s.  Honda CX500 Turbo came first in 1982, followed by the Yamaha.  Powered by a significantly reworked...

Better with boost: 1982 YAMAHA XJ650LJ SECA TURBO

Better with boost: 1982 YAMAHA XJ650LJ SECA TURBO

For Sale: 1982 YAMAHA XJ650LJ SECA TURBO To my knowledge, we have not yet posted the likes of a Yamaha Seca Turbo on the pages of CSBFS (although we have posted this Honda CX500T...

Hold the Turbo: 1983 Honda CX650E

Hold the Turbo: 1983 Honda CX650E

For Sale: 1983 Honda CX650E From the wilds of Canada (and currently residing in Florida) comes this unique bike not see in the States. Evolved from the CX500 series of bikes which paid tribute...