This month a very special £25K Kawa Z1, Honda CB900F spotter's guide, Yamaha XS750 and GPZ900R readers' machines and our RG500 and Z550 project bikes receive more tlc. Plus all the usual regulars, including Stan Stephens, who this month is focusing on two stroke inlets...
Out and about with bikes in November 2012
• Dealer special
1985 Honda XL600R trail bike after a home
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• Spotter’s guide
Honda CB900F. Crying out to be a Freddie replica...
The V4 engine? Now, that’s a real Gizmo
• Reader restoration
A Benelli 2C resto which became a production line
• New York steak
Kawasaki owned the market with its Z1
• Graeme Crosby
Kiwi Croz was the last of the true all-rounders
• Reader’s special
Where do old race bikes go? We found Croz’s XR69
• Mira files
John Nutting takes a look at the Honda 650 Bros
Inlet ports, Project RG500 & Z550, carburettor balancing
• Stan Stephens
Stan progresses through the engine: inlet tuning
Useful chaps who can help with your project
• Buying Guide
Automatic for the people: Yamaha’s YDS3
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Top Gun: Kawasaki’s GPz900R 4T rocket
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