Classic bike columnist Mike Nicks
Mike remembers why rowing up in the dull ’50s meant many hours spent browsing A-Z spotter’s guide-type books and learning the different capacity of motorcycle variants
France’s Tech3 MotoGP team have opened their own historic division – Tech3 Classique – to restore bikes and use their 29 years of experience on the frontline of motorcycling technology to take on some of the more extreme challenges that arise in the renovation business.
Looking back to the heroes of Norton’s V4 heydays in the 1950s
Suzuki build and rebuild GSX-R750F to showcase their Vintage Parts business
Looking back to the birth of the classic motorcycles movement in the early 80s
Mike remembers the late motorcycling journalists and racer Charlie Rous