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On My Travels: Vintage Red Chinese Military Motorcycle in Amsterdam

Written by Ken Altes

As a part of my 2016 Worldwide Apology Tour, I traveled to Amsterdam, Austin’s wet dream. Immediately upon arrival, I was overtaken by hordes of self-satisfied people going every-which-way on bicycles, smoking pot and unapologetically living a libidinous lifestyle. (It has it’s merits although I like my sins leavened with a dash of guilt.) Should I have been surprised to discover this vintage Chinese military motorcycle and sidecar? I guess it’s a clone of a BMW.Vintage Chinese Military Motorcycle and sidecar in Amsterdam, Netherlands 4Vintage Chinese Military Motorcycle and sidecar in Amsterdam, Netherlands. data plateVintage Chinese Military Motorcycle and sidecar in Amsterdam, Netherlands, data plateVintage Chinese Military Motorcycle and sidecar in Amsterdam, Netherlands chinese textVintage Chinese Military Motorcycle and sidecar in Amsterdam, Netherlands instrumentVintage Chinese Military Motorcycle and sidecar in Amsterdam, NetherlandsVintage Chinese Military Motorcycle and sidecar in Amsterdam, Netherlands 1Vintage Chinese Military Motorcycle and sidecar in Amsterdam, Netherlands 3

Vintage Honda GoldWing GL1000 in S. Austin

Written by Ken Altes

An early four cylinder model. Incredibly successful, introduced in 1974 with a 999 cc boxer engine, these first examples created a new category: Long Distance Riders (1000 miles per day). Smooth, comfortable and durable, using shaft drive, they set the mark for long distance cruisers. In spite of how it looks, the gas tank is really under the seat for better center of gravity, total dry weight under 600 lbs. Vintage Honda Goldwing in S. Austin TX