Whether you’re already a classic bike collector or you’re looking to invest in your first unusual bike, you’ll find the web it bursting with great advice and interesting articles.
There’s a strong online community of classic bike enthusiasts and lots of different places to swap tips, learn new facts and buy and sell bikes.
You don’t need to be a dealer or a big investor to enjoy some of the fun and interesting classic bike online resources, start learning more about brilliant bikes today or find the perfect place to share your own knowledge.
Discovering the world of classic motorbikes online
An excellent place to find expert advice and keen bike collectors is at The Vintage Motor Cycle Club. Based in Staffordshire, this club has a healthy online presence and has more than 17,000 Members. It’s welcoming to all who show appreciation of the mechanical and design skills that characterise vintage motorbikes. The club runs its own events and also shares news from around the world, making its site a great place to hang out. Classic Bike Guide is another excellent place to find likeminded bikers, browse their galleries, read their regular articles and enter competitions online.
If you’d also like the chance to see classic bikes up close and in person, be sure to take a look at sites such as Classic Bike Shows and Real Classic. There, you’ll find updated events listings that could help you find a great classic bike show in your area. This also offers a great opportunity to meet other people with similar interests and get some top tips from professional traders and mechanics.
Making classic connections
There are also some very useful resources online for anyone who is interested in restoring classic motorbikes. Sites such as Classic Motorcycle Mechanics are packed with interesting articles and breaking news from the world of bike restoration. It also has a friendly forum for bike lovers to discuss their various challenges and successes online. Anyone who is also interested in racing their classic vehicles is sure to enjoy reading the regularly updated news and features at Classic Racer. Even if you don’t fancy strapping on racing gear yourself, you might find races nearby that are perfect for spectators who want to see some impressive vintage bikes in all of their glory.
You’ll also discover that there are lots of different places to buy and sell classic bikes online, where you might get your hands on a hidden gem. Start looking on sites such as Classic Bikes for Sale and you’re sure to find a selection of unusual and rare bikes available throughout the UK. When buying a classic bike online, be sure to stay safe. Never send money over the internet unless you are using a trusted service that offers payment protection and, if possible, it’s better to pay cash on delivery or travel o pick up your new bike yourself. That way, you can be sure that you get the bike you paid for.
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