Vintage Motorcycles

Vintage motorcycles are very neat to look at and even more fun to ride. Many people enjoy collecting these just for looks while others prefer to fix them. Whichever you decide to do with your old motorcycle, it is important to keep it in great shape.

Motorcycles were different in the past than they are now. Many of them were much lower to the ground and didn't offer any extra features or ad-ons like you can get now. There wasn't trunk space at all and the gas tank was very small. This limited the places you could travel, unless you stop all the time to fill up with gas. You can find out how much your model you own is going for by searching online. While some old models may be worth very little today, there are some that can be worth a fortune.

Whether you enjoy collecting vintage motorcycles to show off to your friends, or to fix them up, it is important to take excellent care of them. Storing them in a safe, dry sheltered area will help them last longer. Making sure you cover them with a tarp, or a cloth covering can also keep them looking great and making sure dust doesn't collect on them.

1975 Other Makes RUPP CENTAUR 1975 RUPP CENTAUR 3 WHEELER MOTORCYCLE TRIKE VINTAGE ANTIQUE BIKE 2 SEATER RUNS
1975 Other Makes RUPP CENTAUR 1975 RUPP CENTAUR 3 WHEELER MOTORCYCLE TRIKE VINTAGE ANTIQUE BIKE 2 SEATER RUNS

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1981 Honda CR 1981 Honda CR450R Elsinore vintage motorcycle
1981 Honda CR 1981 Honda CR450R Elsinore vintage motorcycle

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1962 Custom Built Motorcycles VBB 1962 Vintage Vespa VBB
1962 Custom Built Motorcycles VBB 1962 Vintage Vespa VBB

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1973 Honda CB Vintage 1973 Honda CB350F Motorcycle Rare Honda CB350 F
1973 Honda CB Vintage 1973 Honda CB350F Motorcycle Rare Honda CB350 F

$3,800.00

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1977 Honda Gold Wing 1977 Honda GoldWing GL1000 RARE MOTORCYCLE VINTAGE
1977 Honda Gold Wing 1977 Honda GoldWing GL1000 RARE MOTORCYCLE VINTAGE

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1976 Honda Gold Wing 1976 Honda GoldWing GL1000 in Sulfur Yellow RARE MOTORCYCLE VINTAGE
1976 Honda Gold Wing 1976 Honda GoldWing GL1000 in Sulfur Yellow RARE MOTORCYCLE VINTAGE

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1974 Yamaha TY250 TRIALS 1974 YAMAHA TY250 TY 250 TY175 TRIALS MOTORCYCLE ORIGINAL VINTAGE ONE OWNER RARE
1974 Yamaha TY250 TRIALS 1974 YAMAHA TY250 TY 250 TY175 TRIALS MOTORCYCLE ORIGINAL VINTAGE ONE OWNER RARE

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1962 Triumph Tiger 1962 Triumph t100ss T100 Tiger 500 Vintage twin T 100 daytona motorcycle
1962 Triumph Tiger 1962 Triumph t100ss T100 Tiger 500 Vintage twin T 100 daytona motorcycle

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1960 Triumph Other 1960 TRIUMPH T20 T 20 S TIGER CUB SCRAMBLER 200 T20S SINGLE VINTAGE MOTORCYCLE
1960 Triumph Other 1960 TRIUMPH T20 T 20 S TIGER CUB SCRAMBLER 200 T20S SINGLE VINTAGE MOTORCYCLE

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1971 BMW R Series 1971 BMW R75 5 Airhead Original R75 750 vintage motorcycle
1971 BMW R Series 1971 BMW R75 5 Airhead Original R75 750 vintage motorcycle

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2016 Indian Chief Vintage Dream Machines of Texas 2016 Indian Motorcycle Chief Vintage 17557 Miles Silve
2016 Indian Chief Vintage Dream Machines of Texas 2016 Indian Motorcycle Chief Vintage 17557 Miles Silve

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1966 Honda S90 1966 Honda S90 Vintage Motorcycle Running Project Bike With Parts
1966 Honda S90 1966 Honda S90 Vintage Motorcycle Running Project Bike With Parts

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1972 Yamaha G7S 1972 Yamaha G7S 80cc Motorcycle Vintage Japanese Bike
1972 Yamaha G7S 1972 Yamaha G7S 80cc Motorcycle Vintage Japanese Bike

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1966 Honda CA 1966 Honda CA77 Motorcycle Vintage 305 Dream Japanese Bike with Accessories
1966 Honda CA 1966 Honda CA77 Motorcycle Vintage 305 Dream Japanese Bike with Accessories

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1965 Honda CB 1965 HONDA CB 160 CB160 Motorcycle Toaster Tank Vintage like CL CA Dream 305 77
1965 Honda CB 1965 HONDA CB 160 CB160 Motorcycle Toaster Tank Vintage like CL CA Dream 305 77

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Classic motorcycles are just as collectible as classic cars. In fact, they can be more collectible. Motorcycles are even less likely to make it through twenty or twenty-five years. The owner of an old motorcycle can get classic and antique plates just as he can with a car. The rules for getting the plates for antique motorcycles are similar to the rules for getting antique plates car. While some vintage motorcycles are antique, not all antique motorcycles are vintage.

Harley Davidson, Indian, and any early American makes are vintage. So are some of the early Japanese models. Although a number of Chinese motorcycles have come onto the market only recently. Some of the enduring brands may make it to the vintage motorcycle market eventually. Many other brands will be forgotten.

Vintage motorcycles are often found in the back of barns. The owner may not even realize what he has. The vehicle may have belonged to a family member. The owner typically has no idea whether or not the item even runs. A skilled mechanic who wants to restore the car can easily put the motorcycle back together if he is willing to take the time to do the work. If he has enough money, he can pay someone else to do the work.