Best of bikemart: Modern classics up for grabs this week

By Phil West -

General news

 25 March 2011 16:01

We've been browsing MCN bikes for sale every day to bring you some of our top picks from over 10,000 motorcycles for sale.             

Here's just a few of the fantastic modern classic machines available this week:  


’80 Yamaha RD250LC, £1500
Iconic learner two-stroke 250 is becoming ultra-collectable. Still fun, too
We say: Reasonable value for an increasingly rare, honest example. Some work needed.

 


’87 Suzuki GSX-R1100, £3500
Early ‘slabby’ also becoming rare, particularly original ones – this isn’t
We say: Non-original paint, wheels, pipe, s/arm etc hits value.

 


’78 Laverda Jota 1000, £13,500
Legendary ‘70s Italian musclebike was king of speed in its day…
We say: Hugely desirable. Huge price down to one owner/mint condition.

 


’77 Kawasaki Z650, £2595
‘Mini Z1’ was hugely popular and laid Kawasaki foundations for years to come
We say: Lacks Z1/900 cache, but much more usable/affordable. This is a good ‘un.


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