Commando won: Vin to win

National Motorcycle Museum News There’s a special RealClassic Ride-In to the NMM at Birmingham this week. For all those who can’t come along in person, here’s a quick round-up of what’s been going on at the Museum in recent weeks… The NMM’s first raffle of 2015 was drawn at the Stafford Show, where SimonH in Suffolk won a brand new…

Vintage Film Footage Found

Film fan Paul Linton has unearthed some interesting footage of motorcycle sport from 80-odd years ago. Do you recognise any of the places or people?… ‘The footage was in a collection of old films which I purchased a while ago’ explained Paul Linton when he contacted us to share these ‘home movies’ from the 1920s and 30s. ‘The rest were…

Summer Sale

Classic Bike News, May 2013 A hundred classic motorcycles go under the hammer at Brooklands; 600 vintage machines are lined up for the Banbury Run; Lucas rear lights are available again, and a trio of Triumph Terriers get ready for a long-distance trek… Over 80 classic motorcycles will go under the hammer on 1st June 2013 at the Historics auction…

Classic Bike Bargains

It’s the middle of winter and there’s nowt much interesting to do. So if you’re willing to waggle the spanners somewhat, you could bag yourself a project bike bargain… The weird thing about this credit crunch is that it’s tightened up the supply of desirable classic motorcycles. So bikes which normally fetch top money are still being sold at premium…