“There is no motorcycle more beautiful than the Airhead” 
Shoot, if all you want is an R90S, just build one from new old stock parts right out of the catalog.
I have always found the pretty ugly myself, but its an endearing ugly. The /3 and earlier were beautiful, but the /5 and later… It look like a cross between a motorcycle and a tractor.
Oh man would that be an expensive way to do it, though.
The video is really lovely, although there was a moment toward the end of the assembly of the engine where I spontaneously blurted “aah, that fucking airbox!” What a pain that was to work on.
Nice video but
There is no motorcycle more beautiful than the Airhead
really? Talk about argument bait.
BSA Goldstar Clubman
IMO all more beautiful
I agree, but as the owner of a 1972 75/5 Toaster … I might be a bit biased.
In my opinion, there’s nothing in this world
beats a 52 Vincent and a red headed girl.
Now Nortons and Indians and Greeveses won’t do,
they just don’t have a soul like a Vincent 52.
I was not expecting Shine On You Crazy Diamond.
Do you know if there is a listing of the other songs?
No, but isn’t it oddly perfect?
Yes, the other grooves are funky and chill, which is why I want to learn more about them.
If you like this sort of period doco, have a look for ‘Made by Hand’, which shows the construction of Porsche 356s in the early 1960s. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tbFu1r_erw0
There is no automobile more beautiful than a 356 Speedster, pre-A preferably.
1955 Jawa Z15 Racing DOHC 500cc
YESSS! That fucking airbox, and that fucking alternator core. The disgust I hold for that alternator rotor and the god damn exhaust flange bolts that christ himself couldn’t budge once, but the next time they snap off with a decidedly horrible TINK and then scotch and the darkness.
And yet, I’m kicking a can so I can stand in the window to watch those beautiful horizontally-opposed twins sliding into freshly powdercoated chassis. Any marque will have its crowd, I suppose.
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