Classic Motorcycle Mechanics on sale!

By Web editor, 17 April 2013
May issue of Classic Motorcycle Mechanics on sale now!
May issue of Classic Motorcycle Mechanics on sale now!

Ducati M900, Maico MD250, project Yamaha FZ750, Honda CBR400RR, LC350 restoration, plus Stan Stephens on tuning two strokes, drum brakes explained plus all the usual regulars. On sale now...

Editor's intro
Bertie sets the scene
Our new-look calendar will tell you what’s on in May
Wayne Gardner, old loves lost and lusty twins. Nice
Your scribblings scribed here for all to see
Show us yours
Go on... phwoar. Get your bikes out for the lads!
Honda VFR400
Spotter’s Guide

Honda’s VFR400R in detail. What happened when
Forgotten bike
Kawasaki’s GPX750 remembered. Just...
Maico magic
Little-known German two-stroke remembered. Just
Ducati monster
The original (maybe) but best naked (definitely!)
Often overshadowed, but the Yamaha FZ750 ruled
Reader’s resto
Cruddy CBR Gull-Arm turned into Kato-rep homage
CMM desire
Yamaha’s YZF-R1 is only 15 but a sweet, sweet looker
Mira files
Harris’ marvellous Magnums recalled
Emerging classics
Kawasaki’s GPz500S is going to be one, says us
Two stroke tuningWorkshop: Stan Stephens
How to tune a classic two-stroke the Super Stan way
Workshop: Cleaning
If your bike’s covered in muck, this you should read
Workshop: Drum brakes
How to strip, change and give them the once over
Workshop: Steve Parrish
Stavros joins CMM and begins his FZ restoration
Workshop: Niall Mackenzie
CJ Ward helps Spuds sort his beloved Elsie!
Buying guide
Kawasaki’s sensual S2 350 two-stroke
Kawasaki’s Z1B polished to perfection

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