Bikes and stories

82' Simson Schwalbe

01.12.2013 | 12:00

1982 Simson Schwalbe from the German Democratic Repuplik has been upgraded in 2010 with a Kawasaki motorcycle engine. Not easy for the framwork.

 

Suzuki DR 250

30.11.2013 | 12:00

The Suzuki DR 250 with 17 hp and only 132kg weight was built from 1982 to 1988. At 17 hp it was not the fastest bike on the road, but it was very good to drive off road. They came in black, white and red colors.

 

Kawasaki 500 H1

29.11.2013 | 12:00

The Kawasaki 500 H1 was known in Japan as SS-500 MACH III. The series 3-cylinder 2-stroke engines makes 60 hp at 7500 rpm. With the appearance in 1969 Kawasaki set the standards in acceleration and top speed.

 

Honda CL360

28.11.2013 | 12:00

The Honda CL360 was manufactured from 1974 to 1976 as the successor to the CL 350. The two-cylinder 4-stroke engine produced about 34 horsepower. The Honda CL360 was then often run as a scrambler, with cross tires and highly placed exhaust.

 

Yamaha XS 650

27.11.2013 | 12:00

The Yamaha XS 650 1976 was a very nice bike, even when it came directly from factory. The bike shown on the photo has
new turn signals, converted fenders and a modified rear frame. This affects the Japanese Bike to look more English.

 

Yamaha XTZ 750 Super Ténéré

26.11.2013 | 12:00

The Yamaha XTZ 750 Super Ténéré is a travel enduro. It based on the competition version YZE 750/850 T, which won the first three places in the Dakar Rally in 1991. It was built from 1989 to 1996.

 

The Norton 16H

25.11.2013 | 12:00

The Norton 16H model was built from 1911 to 1954. On the picture is a military version of the 500cc side valve single-cylinder with 14 hp.Its called Norton WD 16H. For the war about 100,000 units were built.

 

Harley-Davidson Oldschool Bobber

24.11.2013 | 12:00

Harley-Davidson Knucklehead engine in old school bobber with rigid frame. The Knucklehead received overhead valves, replacing the 1936 Flathead engine. The new series OHV engine was built until 1947 parallel to the Site Valve Flathead Engines.

 

Honda CB 750 Four

23.11.2013 | 12:00

Honda CB 750 Four with fiberglass bodywork from Vetter. The bodyworks were built for Honda and Triumph . The teeth were a little sloppy painted by hand. If you look closely you will notice that tank and plastic side cover replicate a shark form.

 

Suzuki GSX-R 600

22.11.2013 | 12:00

The Suzuki GSX-R 600 is an indirect descendant of the GSX-R 750, which is technically almost identical. From 2004 to today the 180kg heavy vehicles are equipped with fuel injection system and have proudly 125 HP.