RealClassic revels in the nuts and bolts of running, riding and rebuilding real classic motorcycles. Expert and enthusiastic real-life riders from across the world share their passion for old bikes.
Last month, Oily Boot Bob bought a ‘ready to ride’ Rickman Interceptor. Almost immediately, he has to take it apart. And then it takes some time to put back together…
Take Three Italians
Why would you want to own three Italian lightweights: surely they’re pretty much the same? Steven Troupe introduces his 350 parallel twin, his 350 V-twin, and his 250 four, and spots the differences.
Triumph Trophy 1200
John Young is internationally famous for his high-mileage trips abroad his faithful T150 Trident. He’s less well-known for this Trophy 1200. Frank Westworth spent a fun afternoon finding out more.
BSA Empire V-Twin
What Might Have Been, Part Two. Alan Cathcart tells us about the second BSA V-twin built and ridden by Doug Fraser.
And there’s lots more, as well as the regulars, including: We’ve Got Mail!, Pub Talk, Ollie’s Oddjobs and Tales from the Shed.
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