Posts Categorized: Motorcycles

Mikuni Upgrade Worth It

If you’ve been thinking about a Mikuni upgrade for your old twin, it’s worth it. I put Mikunis on my 1978 Honda CB400. It was a wise $450 investment. The performance increase is significant. It jumps off the line. I’ve also modified my gear ratio to give me more power off the line. But now… Read more »

For Sale: 1972 BMW R75/5 (Upper Marlboro, Maryland) $17,000

So there’s this guy in Maryland, well actually Belize, that supposedly has this fully restored 1972 BMW R75/5 with sidecar and trailer. It’s sitting in a crate somewhere – I assume it’s in Maryland. He’s asking for $17,000. Apparently he moved to Belize, was planning on shipping the bike to Belize, but now he doesn’t… Read more »

For Sale: 1973 Honda CB350 (Gaithersburg, Maryland) $2,500

There’s a pretty nice looking 1973 Honda CB350 for sale in Gaithersburg, Maryland. The seller is asking $2,500 for it. At that price, they’re looking for someone who appreciates the bike for it as a stock bike. For someone like me who’d want to chop it up, I wouldn’t go more than $1,800 for it.

For Sale: 1981 Yamaha KZ1000 (Haymarket, Virginia) $3,499

Maybe I’m just fucked up in the head, but I have no idea where this seller is coming up with $3,499 for this stock 1981 Kawasaki KZ100. As a basic bike, it looks perfect. It’s got low miles. It looks like it’s spent most of it’s life in a garage. But it’s still a stock… Read more »