All Types

There are many systems for classifying types of motorcycles, describing how the motorcycles are put to use, or the designer's intent, or some combination of the two. There are also informal classifications or nicknames used by manufacturers, riders, and the motorcycling media.

Classic motorcycles

Motorcycles which were made before 1970.

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Yamaha DS 6
Air cooled, 246cc, 2-stroke
  • Year
    1969
  • Type
    Classic
  • Make
    Yamaha
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    Engine Power
    27.74 HP (20.4 kW) @ 7250 rpm
  • Top Speed
    Top Speed
    90.72 mph
Ducati 450 Mark 3
Air cooled, 435cc, SOHC
  • Year
    1970
  • Type
    Classic
  • Make
    Ducati
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    Engine Power
    26.78 HP (19.7 kW) @ 7000 rpm
  • Top Speed
    Top Speed
    90.1 mph
BSA A 65 Lightning
Air cooled, 654cc, OHV
  • Year
    1970
  • Type
    Classic
  • Make
    BSA
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    Engine Power
    48.67 HP (35.8 kW) @ 7000 rpm
  • Top Speed
    Top Speed
    108.12 mph
BMW R75 with sidecar
Air cooled, 746cc, Boxer
  • Year
    1941
  • Type
    Classic
  • Make
    BMW
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    Engine Power
    25.97 HP (19.1 kW) @ 4000 rpm
  • Top Speed
    Top Speed
    59.03 mph
Aermacchi 250 Wisconsin
Air cooled, 246cc, OHV
  • Year
    1963
  • Type
    Classic
  • Make
    Aermacchi
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    Engine Power
    16.04 HP (11.8 kW) @ 6500 rpm
  • Top Speed
    Top Speed
    80.78 mph
Aermacchi 250 Ala Azzurra
Air cooled, 246cc, OHV
  • Year
    1961
  • Type
    Classic
  • Make
    Aermacchi
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    Engine Power
    13.6 HP (10 kW) @ 6500 rpm
  • Top Speed
    Top Speed
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Yamaha DS 6
Air cooled, 246cc, 2-stroke
  • Year
    1970
  • Type
    Classic
  • Make
    Yamaha
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    Engine Power
    27.74 HP (20.4 kW) @ 7250 rpm
  • Top Speed
    Top Speed
    90.72 mph
Ducati 450 Mark 3 D
Air cooled, 435cc, SOHC
  • Year
    1970
  • Type
    Classic
  • Make
    Ducati
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    Engine Power
    30.73 HP (22.6 kW) @ 7000 rpm
  • Top Speed
    Top Speed
    96.31 mph
BSA A 65 Thunderbolt
Air cooled, 654cc, OHV
  • Year
    1970
  • Type
    Classic
  • Make
    BSA
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    Engine Power
    45.68 HP (33.6 kW) @ 7000 rpm
  • Top Speed
    Top Speed
    104.39 mph
BMW R75 with sidecar
Air cooled, 746cc, OHV
  • Year
    1942
  • Type
    Classic
  • Make
    BMW
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    Engine Power
    25.97 HP (19.1 kW) @ 4000 rpm
  • Top Speed
    Top Speed
    59.03 mph
Aermacchi 175 Ala Bianca
Air cooled, 172cc, Single
  • Year
    1960
  • Type
    Classic
  • Make
    Aermacchi
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    Engine Power
    9.38 HP (6.9 kW) @ 6500 rpm
  • Top Speed
    Top Speed
    62.14 mph
Aermacchi 250 Ala Verde serie 1
Air cooled, 246cc, OHV
  • Year
    1960
  • Type
    Classic
  • Make
    Aermacchi
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    Engine Power
    16.04 HP (11.8 kW) @ 6500 rpm
  • Top Speed
    Top Speed
    91.96 mph