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Memorable MC 1959 Honda CB92
Thursday, January 4, 2007
The legendary CB92 played a crucial role in Honda's transformation into a major player in the motorcycle industry.
Memorable Motorcycles BMW R90S
Friday, November 10, 2006
Our Memorable Motorcycle correspondent, Frank Melling, delivers one of his best ever with his write up on this Bavarian beauty - the BMW R90S.
Memorable MC 1979 Norton Commando
Thursday, October 5, 2006
Frank takes a spin on one of the last machines ever produced by the Norton firm, the 1979 Norton Commando Interstate.
Memorable MC 1928 Rudge Four
Friday, September 15, 2006
You're a sporting rider and want the latest and greatest sportbike. If it's 1928, you'll want to ride the Rudge Four.
Memorable Motorcycles Baker Honda K4
Thursday, August 3, 2006
Our Memorable Motorcycles correspondent, Frank Melling, tries his hand at classic racing behind the controls of the Baker Honda K4.
Memorable Motorcycles Suzuki T20
Thursday, July 6, 2006
The X-6 Hustler changed the way the world looked at Suzuki's products, becoming the bargain sportbike to beat in the mid-'60s.
Memorable Motorcycles Barber Museum
Thursday, June 1, 2006
For this month's edition of Memorable Motorcycles, Frank takes a stroll through George Barber's amazing motorcycle museum in Birmingham Alabama.
Memorable Motorcycles Norton Kneeler
Thursday, April 6, 2006
Back in the early '50s Norton's attempt to improve their failing Grand Prix racer resulted in the 1953 Norton Kneeler.
Memorable MC BSA Bantam Sports
Friday, March 10, 2006
This month Frank takes a closer look at the BSA Bantam Sports, a bike that was behind the times before it was even manufactured.
Memorable Motorcycles Suzuki TS250
Tuesday, January 3, 2006
Our Memorable Motorcycles' standby Frank Melling, kicks off the new year with a look back at a bike which stirs up memories of his former racing glory - the Suzuki TS250.
Memorable MC Triumph Speedtwin
Wednesday, November 2, 2005
In the early sixties the Triumph Speedtwin emerged as the bike of choice for the gentleman motorcyclist.
Memorable MC Honda CB1100R
Wednesday, October 12, 2005
Before the exotic RC45 and RC30 came the last of Honda's inline-Four homologation special Superbikes, the CB1100R.
Memorable Motorcycles Cyclemaster
Wednesday, September 14, 2005
Frank Melling focuses his attention this month on the Cyclemaster, a little machine that brought about big change to cultural life of Britain.
Memorable Motorcycles Ural Sidecar
Wednesday, July 6, 2005
It's not just the mediocre performance, or appalling reliability, which takes the Ural to the very top of the worst motorcycle ever chart. Rather, it is the militant lack of care with which the bikes are built.
Memorable Motorcycles Suzuki T500
Wednesday, June 1, 2005
By current standards, the Suzuki T500 does not look like an engineering masterpiece - but nearly 40 years of hindsight is a wonderful thing.
Memorable Motorcycle Yamaha FS1
Wednesday, May 4, 2005
In our May issue of Memorable Motorcycles, we'll take a look at the little Yamaha FS1, also known as, the Fizzy.
Memorable Motorcycle BSA Speedway
Friday, April 1, 2005
It is difficult today to imagine just how big a company BSA was at its peak. At one time, in the mid-1960s, the BSA group was the tenth-largest company in Britain.
Memorable MC Ducati 450 Desmo
Tuesday, March 1, 2005
It is often the case that the best example of a bike is found at the very end of the model's life. This is certainly true of the 450 Desmo Ducati.
Memorable MC Greeves Sportsman
Thursday, February 10, 2005
Everything about the Greeves Sportsman is crude and amateurish. Despite that is has been severely beaten with the ugly stick you still can't look away and that's why its here.
Memorable Motorcycle AJS 7R
Tuesday, January 11, 2005
The time is 1948 and Europe is coming out of its nine years' of a nightmare of crushing depression. Things are beginning to stagger back to normality and, in the bike racing world, this means racing: enter the 7R.
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