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.
BSA Rocket Gold Star
The modern Gold Star has stolen the limelight of late. But, as Rowena Hoseason explains, BSA built a rip-snorting roadster back in 1962, one which combined the best that both the 500 single and the 650 twin had to offer…
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Half a twin or a delight in its own right? Frank Westworth has been reacquainting himself with Mr Vincent’s Comet
Remember the pre-war German flat four? Thought not. Alan Cathcart reveals the Zündapp alternative.
Stu Thomson wonders if Yamaha’s Italiante SZR660 was a flawed failure or, like a fine wine, an acquired taste which improves with age…
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.