The 520 Chain Cafe
August 26 is bike night at Mid-America Speedway. Ride in on a motorcycle and $5 will get you into the grandstands. The Open Motorcycle Class pays $1000 and Speedway pays $500 for the win that night, so should bring out some fast guys and great racing.
In this week’s post, we’ll navigate the 20th century through 9 motorcycle adverts to help us understand the evolution of print advertising -from the early-century, text-based classic inserts, through the avant-garde influences in graphic design and the groovy 60s creative revolution to the powerful taglines of the 90s- and how it contributed to shaping the motorcycle imagery of each decade. Just like the film industry, advertising loves archetypes –creating them, overdoing them, playing with…
Speer Motorcycles - Pipeburn.com
We love discovering custom shops in our own backyard. These guys are called Speer Motorcycles and are based in Melbourne, Australia. They do a mixture of servicing, restoring and customizing of vintage, unique and performance bikes. Here's two of their latest projects, the first is a Suzuki T500 cafe racer. The second is a BSA B31 250cc hard tail. Both look like they were built to ride. Check out Speers Blog if you want to see more from this shop. [Thanks to MC Trader for finding this one]
@harlands_garage and his 1957 BSA M33 Plunger. Much appreciation for such an amazing piece of machine 🍻 Photo by @adamnbove. Check out the vintage Fulmar helmet too 🙌 #croig...
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My BSA Winter Project... '67 BSA C25 250 Single for the Moto-Giro... I actually have two so whichever one proves to be the best runner Wins... Shouldn't take too much to get it into Rally form, it is all there give or take... Progress as it happens... Best, Rob
The Glorious BSA Motorcycle History
Catching up with BSA's Incredible Motorcycle History. Motorcycling can be defined by many glorious words. Words like freedom, brotherhood and expression have