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    Vintage Motorcycles – Increasing Market Values

    Posted 2013-07-30
    By James    Ron Christenson, the director of operations for MidAmerica Auctions, hesitates to acknowledge that a vintage motorcycle market exists. He associates the term “market” with traditional arenas of financial investment and strongly believe...
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    Mercedes Meets Ducati for Powerful Pair-Up

    Posted 2011-12-09
    Mercedes. Ducati. Two great names that go great together. We’ve seen it before with the Ducati Diavel AMG Special Edition, and now the two brands have unveiled another powerful partnership at the Bologna Motor Show. The matchup pairs the SLK 55 AM...
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    Wazuma V8F: Ferrari-powered madness on James (video inside)

    Posted 2011-11-27
    Trikes turn up on our radar from time to time, ranging from quirky and interesting to simple novelty items. Lazareth, who made an appearance in our November newsletter with their insane custom piece for Babylon A.D., spared no expenses when they p...
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    Steve McQueen Style: Husqvarna Concept MOAB

    Posted 2011-11-18
    Back in March we reported that Steve McQueen’s Husqvarna motorcycle was being auctioned off in California. Now the Swedish motorcross brand, currently owned by BMW, has come out with a new concept in homage to McQueen’s bike, which he was pictured...
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    Auction Watch: 1972 Ducati 750SS 200 Miles Imola Racer

    Posted 2011-11-11
    RM Auctions’ return to Monaco on 10th – 12th May for its biennial sale at the Grimaldi Forum, coinciding with the 8th Grand Prix de Monaco Historique, will feature the eye-popping Saltarelli Ducati Collection, one of the largest private collection...
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    Triumph to Release Steve McQueen Edition

    Posted 2011-10-26
    For 2012 Triumph has announced plans to release a new Steve McQueen Edition based on the Triumph Trophy TR6 that the King of Cool rode to fame in 1963’s The Great Escape, made to look like a WWII-era BMW. Based on the iconic Bonneville T100 it wil...
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    Rare Motos in RM’s Battersea Sale

    Posted 2011-10-10
    In addition to the megabucks Ferraris in RM Auctions’ Battersea Evolution sale in London on October 26 will be a number of highly-desirable classic motorcycles. 25 bikes in all from the noted ‘La Collezione Due Ruote’ will be offered for sale cove...
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    Auction Watch: Rare 1928 Coventry Eagle OHV Flying-8

    Posted 2011-08-10
    What sort of motorcycle costs as much as 20 new Ducatis? A rare OHV Flying-8 made by the UK’s Coventry Eagle nearly 85 years ago. The Coventry Eagle marque began as a bicycle builder in the Victorian era, when Messrs Hotchkiss, Mayo and Meek be...
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    Moto Guzzi Launches the V7 Racer

    Posted 2011-08-04
    In honor of its 90th anniversary, Italian motorcycle brand Moto Guzzi has launched a new limited edition bike in homage to the café racers of the ‘50s and ‘60s. The stylish machine, dubbed the V7 Racer, is big on vintage appeal, taking design c...
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    McQueen’s Moto, Oldest Bentley on Offer in Pebble Beach

    Posted 2011-06-22
    A 1921 Bentley 3 Litre, the oldest surviving production Bentley in existence, and a 1931 Brough Superior motorcycle (above) once owned by both the legendary Steve McQueen and prolific motorcycle and custom car artist Von Dutch are the starring lot...