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CLASSIC IRON: 1962 PARILLA WILDCAT SCRAMBLE...

Aug 21, 2014Comments off629 Views

Like stealing candy from the Triumph Cubs

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THE FORK DESIGN THAT TIME FORGOT, BUT ROGER...

Jul 31, 2014Comments off1134 Views

The famous leading link design had its defenders

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GODSPEED! DAVE BICKERS (1938-2014)

Jul 07, 2014Comments off654 Views

Motocross, as we know it, belongs to men like Dave Bickers

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CLASSIC MOTOCROSS IRON: 1969 GREEVES GRIFFO...

May 23, 2014Comments off635 Views

On the Griffon, Bert dropped the aluminum downtube

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YOU GOTTA SEE THIS RACE: JEFF SMITH VERSUS ...

May 11, 2013Comments off189 Views

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CLASSIC MOTOCROSS IRON: 1965 CZ TWIN-PIPE 2...

Mar 21, 2013Comments off271 Views

By Tom White Adolf Hitler tried. So did the Russians. But nothing could stifle the Czechoslovakian spirit?a society that honored its engineers and technicians with

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CLASSIC MOTOCROSS IRON: 1967 GREEVES CHALLE...

Feb 20, 2013Comments off245 Views

By Tom White Bert Greeves began making motorcycles in 1951 and produced his first racing motorcycle in 1954. Total production output in 1954 was 14

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CLASSIC MOTOCROSS IRON: 1969 GREEVES GRIFFO...

Feb 08, 2013Comments off102 Views

  By Tom White What happened in 1969 might have seemed inconsequential for other manufacturers, but when Greeves dropped their own trademark frame in favor

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CLASSIC MOTOCROSS IRON: COTTON COBRA 250

Jan 09, 2013Comments off243 Views

By Tom White ?Wastelands Become Cotton Fields? was just one of the catchy captions that the U.S. importer?Pabatco of Athena, Oregon?used to promote the English-built

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CLASSIC MOTOCROSS IRON: 1969 HUSQVARNA 250 ...

Sep 25, 2012Comments off222 Views

By Tom White Torsten Hallman won four 250cc World Championships on Husqvarnas and played a huge part in the growth of motocross in America. At

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CLASSIC MOTOCROSS IRON: 1964 DOT DEMON 250 ...

Aug 22, 2012Comments off368 Views

By Tom White The DOT company was founded by Harry Reed in Manchester, England, and built the company's first motorcycle in 1906. The name ?DOT?

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CLASSIC MOTOCROSS IRON: 1963 GREEVES STARMA...

Dec 05, 2011Comments off174 Views

By Tom White By the end of the 1962 season, the Greeves-modified 34A Villiers engine used by the factory riders was showing its age. Greeves

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ALL-NEW TWO-STROKE ENGINE: THE FORCED INJEC...

Jul 02, 2011Comments off226 Views

Cive Tomkinson. Clive Tomkinson bought Norton-Villiers about 20 years to supply vintage motocross parts for classic bikes (those powered by the infamous Norton-Villiers Starmaker engine).

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ASK THE MXPERTS: WHO MADE THE FIRST SUCCESS...

Feb 24, 2011Comments off114 Views

Dear MXA,     Who made the first successful aluminum frame? Was it Honda in 1997 or someone else? 1977 Hagon. Greeves aluminum down tube from