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Ex-German WWII Sidecars

In 3 Wheels, Germany by Abhi5 Comments

Post-Sale Update: After being relisted, the BMW sold for $38,300 after 37 bids on eBay. Reader Phillip B notes that the Zundapp is still for sale, but now for $35,000 ($10k discount). For World War II, the Wehrmacht sent a proposal to both Zundapp and BMW, asking for a motorcycle that could carry 500kg, cruise at 80 kilometers/hour, and have …

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1974 Columbia MTD Mud Bug

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A quirky, rare 3 wheeler, the “Mud Bug” was made by MTD, a company known more for producing lawn mowers. Powered by Briggs & Stratton motors varying between 5-8 horsepower, they were designed to be fun toys that could be transported in a station wagon, back when people actually bought station wagons.

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Pontiac Fiero Trike

In 3 Wheels, America by Abhi2 Comments

Yes, it’s based on a car, but the front end is off a bike (bonus points if you can figure out what it’s from, cause I can’t), so I’m considering this suitable enough to feature. For just $2,000, you too can have a homemade trike with the drivetrain of an automatic Fiero. Seems appropriate to post this on April Fool’s …

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1966 Jawa 350 with Velorex Sidecar

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There isn’t much information on this bike/hack combo, but it’s claimed to be a ‘mostly original’ Jawa 360 with a Velorex sidecar, both in a beautiful shade of red. Find this Jawa hack for sale here on Craigslist in Reading, Pennsylvania. This bike-uriousity brought to you by David N!

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1985 Kalamazoo Speed Truck

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Originally a railroad equipment manufacturer, the Kalamazoo Manufacturing Company was founded in 1883 but expanded into material vehicles with the Kalamazoo Speed Truck in the 40s. They produced many variants of the Speed Truck, including this 3 wheeler (with a cute aftermarket trailer).

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1964 Cushman Eagle with Sidecar

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This adorable sidecar rig is based on a chromed out Cushman Eagle with a rebuilt engine that comes with a side “car” that’s perfect for a little kid. Find it for sale here on Craigslist in Tuttle, Oklahoma for $7,500. This bike-uriousity brought to you by Jim R!