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No Reserve – 1970 Yamaha RT1 360

In Dual-Sport, Japan by AbhiLeave a Comment

Yamaha earned themselves a lot of fans with the release of the 360cc RT1 enduro in 1970. The motorcycling public had high expectations after the smaller DT1/AT1 models, so the big brother was going to be just as good, right? Indeed it was. That’s why they are popular nearly 40 years later and why the current bidding on this first …

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2000 Moto Guzzi Quota 1100ES

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Post Listing Update: This Quota was pulled off of eBay, final sale price unknown. Moto Guzzi took their well-known 1,064cc twin and threw it in an ADV package to compete against BMW’s GS bikes. The result was as you’d expect – too heavy and under-suspended for serious off-road work, but very capable as a sport-tourer that could also play on …

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Yamaha Way-Back Machines

In Dual-Sport, Japan, Less than 5k by Ted CloughLeave a Comment

Vintage dirt bikes and enduros have become very popular lately. People have been dragging them out of their garages and barns and cleaning them up and they show up in large numbers at events like Barber Vintage Festival. Cruising Craigslist as I do (it’s a problem, I know) it appears the trend may be peaking. When you see a lot …

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Restored but Sitting – 1985 Cagiva Elefant

In Dual-Sport, Italy by AbhiLeave a Comment

11-3-17 Update: 10 months later, this bike is back up for sale with a slight discount down to $2,950. More importantly, the seller is now willing to offer the buyer a Dakar tank and seat for an additional $1,400 – I’ve updated the feature photo above to show what it looks like because it’s just plain cool. The auction ends …

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Raw Hyde Adventures’ 2017 BMW Fleet

In Dual-Sport, Germany by Tim HuberLeave a Comment

Elite riding schools typically utilize the latest and greatest machinery available, and RawHyde Adventures is certainly no exception. This also means they need to clear out last year’s fleet of machines to make room for the new bikes. There are a number of elements that make the bikes that RawHyde is selling that much more attractive, plus, the prestigious ADV …