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Motorcycle Design Magazine

Motorcycle types: Classic

Motorcycle types: Classic


  • usually medium engine displacement
  • they look like 50s and 60s motorcycles but build with modern technology
  • good comfort and no air protection
  • 16, 17 or 18 inch front wheel, spoked rims and road tires (usually)
  • ideal for short-haul trips at low speed


  • no air protection
  • poor performance (usually)

Example of Classic motorcycles:

Motorcycle types: Classic

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