Classic and Custom Motorcycles

Classic Motorcycles, Custom Bikes, Customized Motorbikes

2017 The Quail Motorcycle Gathering Best of Show: 1957 Mondial 250

2017 The Quail Motorcycle Gathering Best of Show: 1957 Mondial 250

A pristine 1957 Mondial 250 claimed Best of Show at the 2017 The Motorcycle Quail Gathering, which attracted more than 3,000 attendees.
1949 Harley-Davidson WR Joe Leonard Quail Motorcycle Gathering

Editor’s Choice: Top 10 Bikes at 2017 The Quail Motorcycle Gathering

Here are our Top 10 favorite classic motorcycles from the 9th Annual The Quail Motorcycle Gathering, the list including: Ariel, BSA, Ducati and Mondial.
2017 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days Includes Music, Craft Beer & Bike Show

2017 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days Includes Music, Craft Beer & Bike Show

Fans of country music, rockabilly and high energy party rock are in for a treat at the 2017 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days, scheduled for July at Mid-Ohio.
The May 2008 Crud Run included this very uncommon MV Agusta 350 twin.

Umpteenth Slimey Crud Motorcycle Gang Café Racer Run Rocks May 7

Arising from the Slimey Crud Motorcycle Gang 40+ years ago, the Slimey Crud Run begins the riding season for many motorcyclists in the Upper Midwest.
2017 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days Racing Schedule: MX, Trials & Road

2017 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days Racing Schedule: MX, Trials & Road

During 2017 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days, Vintage and post-vintage competition will be held in hare scrambles, motocross, trials, dirt track and road racing.
2010 MV Agusta 500 3-Cilindri

‘Moto-Icons: From Café Racer to the Superbike’ to Sotheby’s Villa Erba Sale

It’s unlikely that our readers will be the Sotheby’s Villa Erba sale May 27 on the shores of Lake Como, Italy, but these pictures needed to be exposed.
2017 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days Tickets: Early Bird Discount

2017 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days Tickets: Early Bird Discount

Discounted 2017 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days tickets are available for early buyers through May 1 for the July event that caters to classic motorcycle fans.
Revival Cycles Ducati

Handbuilt Motorcycle Show Returns To Austin During MotoGP

Running the same weekend at MotoGP at the Circuit of the Americas, the 4th Annual Handbuilt Motorcycle Show will be held at Fair Market in Austin.
Rough Crafts Ballistic Trident: Customized MV Agusta Brutale 800 RR fairing

Rough Crafts Ballistic Trident: Customized MV Agusta Brutale 800 RR

Commissioned by MV Agusta Taiwan, Winston Yeh designed the Rough Crafts Ballistic Trident--a customized MV Agusta Brutale 800 RR that's anything but subtle.
Through the Years Motorcycle Retrospective

Paul Yaffe’s Through the Years Motorcycle Retrospective: Huge Hit at Arizona Bike Week

A retrospective exhibit celebrating legendary custom motorcycle builder Paul Yaffe’s storied career was on display at the Legends Pavilion for the duration of Arizona Bike Week 2017.
MV Agusta 750S

Exotic Ducati & MV Agusta Motorcycles to Stafford Bonhams Sale at Carole Nash

Two Italian rivals, Ducati and MV Agusta, will highlight the Stafford Bonhams Motorcycle sale at the 37th Carole Nash International MotorCycle Show.
1919 Harley-Davidson Bar-and-Shield Logo

Harley-Davidson Historical Documents Recovered: Saved From Destruction

To motorcycle purists, the discovery of these Harley-Davidson historical documents could be compared to that of King Tut’s tomb or the Dead Sea Scrolls.
XTR Pepo Pata Negra | Custom Spanish Ducati Monster photos

XTR Pepo Pata Negra | Custom Spanish Ducati Monster

The XTR Pepo Pata Negra Custom Ducati Monster appears natural or, rather, built by someone who has an inherent understanding of the name.
Motor Cycling Magazine, 1947 Look Back: British Motorcyclists Feel the Effects of WWII

Motor Cycling Magazine, 1947 Look Back: British Motorcyclists Feel the Effects of WWII

This rare issue of Motor Cycling magazine, dated September 4, 1947, tells the story of how British Motorcyclists felt the after effects of WWII.
1948 Velocette 348cc KTT MkVIII Works Special Racing motorcycle

1948 Velocette (Freddie Frith GP Winner) to Highlight Spring Stafford Sale

1948 Velocette to Highlight Bonhams Stafford Sale The ex-Freddie Frith, World Championship-winning 1948 Velocette 348cc KTT MkVIII Works Special Racing motorcycle will highlight the Spring...