I’m a huge fan of CX500’s – it’s like a poor man’s Moto Guzzi. Here’s a chopped up 1980 CX500. I’m not a huge fan of how this bike came out, it looks off-balance from a design perspective, but it’s got a lot of nice parts, so anyone looking for a bobber, this could be… Read more »
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If you’re looking to finish someone else’s project, here’s a 1980 Kawasaki KZ1000. It’s had a lot of work done it, it looks like it just needs the finishing touches to be done. The seller is asking $3,500. It might be worth that, but I’d probably be looking at paying something south of $3,000 for… Read more »
Anyone looking to finish someone else’s project bike might find this 1980 Yamaha XS850 interesting. The seller is asking $1,600.
The guys at Vintage Steele in Vermont are at it again. This time they’ve went and built themselves a custom 1980 Yamaha XS650. These guys are into XS650s. A few weeks ago they were trying to sell this 1978 XS650 for $3,500. This latest creation looks pretty sweet. I like how they ran the exhaust… Read more »
Here’s a custom 1980 Yamaha XS650 for sale in Yakima, Washington. If you like the color scheme, I could see spending around $3,000 for a bike in this condition, based on the one photo and seller description. It does have issues, so maybe $2,500. For me, I don’t care for the color scheme, so I… Read more »
Check out this 1980 Kawasaki KZ250 I found in Charlestown, West Virginia. I wouldn’t pay $2,200 for it, but for someone looking for a stock KZ250 in near mint shape, this bike is for you. Plus it has an awesome sissy bar. I can’t resist my desire to chop up a motorcycle, so I would… Read more »
I’m suspicious any time I see one of these projects bikes that someone has started but didn’t finish. That’s the case with 1980 Moto Guzzi G5. Fortunately, the bike runs and it’s not spread out in parts across several boxes. And the seller is only asking $1,500. If I were living in Seattle still, I’d… Read more »
Here’s a pretty nice looking cafed 1980 Suzuki GS550. The work looks polished. The bike is located in Tewksbury, Mass. The seller is asking $4,000.