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1988 Honda NX650

In Dual-Sport, Japan by AbhiLeave a Comment

I’m a big fan of the Honda NX650, known as the Dominator in certain non-US markets. In fact, I bought myself a beater example of the breed to learn how to ride in the dirt with, and it was the first bike that I sold through this site (feels like much longer than a year ago). So when Bike EXIF …

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1997 KTM Duke 620

In Austria, Sport by Abhi4 Comments

4-17 Update: This KTM Duke 620 got no love at $3,800, but it’s back up for sale at the same opening bid here on eBay. KTM has always enjoyed a reputation for making some of the best off-road bikes out there, but in recent years they’ve also taken on the status of a premiere supermoto manufacturer, as well. This all …

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1952 Vincent Rapide Series C

In England, Sport by AbhiLeave a Comment

The baby brother to the legendary Black Shadow, the Vincent Rapide was sold from 1936-55 in 3 distinct ‘Series’. The final run was the Series C, which commenced in 1949. It offered the Rapide as a base model and the Black Shadow as the higher state of tune.

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1966 Triton Featherbed Slimline

In England, Sport by AbhiLeave a Comment

This Triton has been built almost entirely by parts acquired from Unity Equipe, a UK specialist. It has just 470 miles, and the seller calls it ‘essentially new.’ The bike has been sitting around for years as an uncompleted collection of parts until the seller put it together over three years – and got a title for it. Its first …

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1990 Honda RC30

In Japan, Sport by AbhiLeave a Comment

Post-Listing Update: This Honda RC30 was quickly pulled off eBay, final sale price unknown. The Honda RC30 is one of the world’s greatest homologation superbikes. Also known as the VFR750R, the RC30 was created so that Honda could race in the World Superbike Championship.

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1959 Panther Model 120

In England, Standard by AbhiLeave a Comment

Built by Phelon and Moore between ’59 and ’66, the Panther Model 120 was an upgrade of their previous Model 100 – but unfortunately the upgrade earned a reputation for being less reliable. Competition advanced quicker than the Panther did, and the model was killed after only about 2,500 were built.

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Video Intermission – The John Penton Story

In Blog by AbhiLeave a Comment

John Penton is a legend in the off-road community and was deservedly admitted into the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame in 1998. He was influential not only in motorcycle design, but even in apparel (boots) and in growing the business of racing. Reader Mike A. just let me know about a documentary that’s about to come out, which should chronicle …

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Derbi Senda 50

In Dual-Sport, Small Displacement, Spain by AbhiLeave a Comment

In production since 1998, the Derbi Senda is a 50cc motorcycle that was barely brought into the US. This is basically a tiny supermoto with excellent components – 6 speed transmission, liquid cooling, and a top speed over 50 miles per hour. You’ll get plenty of extras like a 24mm Mikuni carb, Arrow Ti exhaust, Rox 2″ risers, and more. …

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1947 Harley-Davidson Knucklehead Custom

In America, Cruiser by AbhiLeave a Comment

Post-Sale Update: This Knucklehead custom sold for $25,100 after 22 bids on eBay. Today, Bike EXIF just published a post on the Top 5 Customized Harley-Davidson Panheads that they’ve seen – I highly recommend you check it out. It inspired me to look for a custom Harley, and this is what I’ve got to share – the predecessor to the …

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Bamboo Harley

In Blog by AbhiLeave a Comment

Ok, it’s not an actual motorcycle, but it’s definitely worth a closer look. This Harley-Davidson replica is built completely from bamboo! Not much else to say – it’s just been sitting as a display model in a body shop. It’s about 40 inches tall and 73 inches long, and you can find it for sale in Towaco, New Jersey with …

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Still in the Crate – 2002 Ducati MH900e Evoluzione

In Italy, Sport by AbhiLeave a Comment

Post-Sales Update: After 27 bids on eBay, this Ducati MH900e Evoluzione sold for $28,600. After not seeing one of these for about a year, I featured a Ducati MH900e Evoluzione just a couple of weeks ago. Now I get to one-up myself with a MH900e that’s STILL IN THE CRATE. Note that the last featured bike sold for $20,000, and …

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1955 Toyomotor TB

In Japan, Small Displacement by AbhiLeave a Comment

4-14 Update: This Toyomotor is back up for sale with bidding up to $1,526 and the reserve not yet met or a BIN of $15,000. I don’t see it hitting reserve or the BIN price, so this is the last time I’ll update this bike for the immediate future. Find it here on eBay. Post-Listing Update: This Toyomotor TB did …

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1999 Kawasaki ZRX1100 Sportcycle

In 3 Wheels, America, Japan by AbhiLeave a Comment

Designed by Jim Musser, a former GM engineer, the Sportcycle is almost like a Kawasaki ZRX1100 where the front forks and tire have been replaced by a cockpit. For more information, check out this article from The Kneeslider. Though the paint job is different, the bike offered for sale is actually the same one featured in the article. Find this …

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2014 BMW R nineT

In Germany, Standard by AbhiLeave a Comment

Post-Sale Update: After 33 bids on eBay, this BMW R nineT sold for $15,200. The BMW R nineT is the German firm’s newest model, an homage to the R90s of old. While most dealers are sold out of this popular model, here’s your chance to snag one that’s got just 341 miles on the odometer.