Posts Tagged: Honda

Wrenchmonkees

This crew builds some pretty sick bikes. I like their style, it feels understated. Like the CX500 that they did. It looks like how Honda should make the bike now, if they were making that bike today.

For Sale: 1972 Honda XL70 (Colchester, Vermont) $300

If I had a couple of extra bucks right now, I’d buy this 1972 Honda XL70. The seller is asking $300 for it, it would be a great bike for when the kids get a little bigger and it looks like it would clean up really nice. Check out the full ad on Craigslist.

1989 Honda NX650

When you think of a dual-sport motorcycle, the first things that comes to mind are the Dakar rally bikes and more recently the BMW GS series ridden by actor’s Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman used on their world famous rides around the globe. What doesn’t come to mind is a handcrafted, urban assault style, custom… Read more »

Honda CB400

One of the ways that I seek inspiration is by examining the work of people who are much more talented than myself. While waiting for the snow and ice to melt, I was browsing motorcycle sites to see what the possibilities are for my little ’78 Honda CB400 Hawk II. I found it over at… Read more »

Plug Your Tach Hole

I’m about to make my first customizations to my ’78 CB400 for this season. I purchased the bike last year for $650. I didn’t do anything to the bike but change the oil and check the tire pressure. I just wanted to ride it for a year and see if it’s something I want to… Read more »