Today is the LA running of Ride for Kids, so I went to announce some news (more on that later) and support the cause! There were lots of great motorcycles, including a staggering amount of minibikes like Groms and Monkeys. But my favorite bike is a bit of an oddball. Can you identify it at first glance?
Here’s the other side, which should make it easier:
It’s a Honda RC51!
I asked the owner (a nice gentleman named Noel) if it was a SP1 or SP2.
His response? “It’s a SP-Frankenstein!”
The tank is from a ’76 CB750, but some of the contents were emptied out.
The fuel pump is external and is hidden by this cheese-grater sidecover:
What do you guys think? Is this cool, or am I just weird?