Classic Motorcycle Racing
Prepping Bikes for Racing
Meticulous preparation is an enjoyable part of the racing process for most owners; checking or setting every component part is every bit as challenging as racing itself.
Costs of Racing Classic Motorcycles
All racing teams have to work within a budget. From an owner/rider of a classic bike to Moto GP rider, everyone has a limit to what they can spend. But how do you prepare a budget to race a classic bike? For the most part, a racing budget is much like a cash flow projection.
Classic Motorcycle Competition- Favorite Moment in Motorcycle Competition
Do you have a special motorcycle competition story? They say everybody gets fifteen minutes of fame at some point. Have you had a famous or a favorite moment in motorcycles?
American Classic Racing Association
The American Classic Racing Association is the governing body for classic motorcycle competition in the US.
Classic Racing Motorcycle Club
The CRMC is the premier motorcycle racing club for classic racing in the United Kingdom.
AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days
The AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days event at the Mid Ohio Sports Car Course is one of the biggest motorcycle racing events of the year.
TT Quiz (Questions)
Think you know about the TT? Take our quiz and see.
Suzuki, 50 Years of Racing
The Suzuki company's involvement in international motorcycle racing was to promote their brand name; taking them from a little known company in...
Advanced Motorcycle Riding Tips
Advanced classic motorcycle riding is typically undertaken on a race track. However, taking to the race track for the first time can be a daunting experience. But with a planned approach, the experience will be rewarding and beneficial.
Motorcycle Final Drive Ratio Changing
Many classic motorcycle owners change their bike’s gear ratios. This is particularly true on racers, but it does apply to street bikes too.
How to Road Race Classic Sidecars
Learning to race a sidecar is not easy, especially if the race track has many different corners to master. The skills required are special to this branch of motorsport and bring much satisfaction to crews piloting them.
Description and definition of reed valves, and reed valve induction.
125 Grand Prix Racing History
2011 will see the end of this era when the last race finishes at the Spanish track of Circuito de la Comunitat Valenciana. The 125-cc Grand Prix class will be missed by many, but rest assured, the little machines will be seen for years in classic racing.
Classic Motorcycle Racing, TZ Yamahas
The TZ Yamahas have won more races than any other make or model put together, and for good reasons. As there are so many different models, a prospective buyer of a classic TZ, must do a lot of research before buying.
Classic Motorcycle Racing, High Performance 2-Strokes
Although the early 2-stroke race bikes were not easy to ride, they were, and still are, great fun to race. But before going onto a race track for the first time, the rider must do some research.
Inspecting a Classic Racer
Buying any classic or vintage motorcycle must be done with care, on a racer many more items must be considered. A careful inspection, therefore, must be done.