Added reply in a thread Bultaco and Maico Irony. i.e. World Championships 1/3/2019 3:46 PM

Willi Bauers Maico broke down in the last lap of the 1973 season He lost the title to Decoster by just 2 points Spark plug failure ? 5 year later he was paralyzed at the British GP at Kilmartin Scotland

Added reply in a thread If You where gonna buy a bike tomorrow 12/29/2018 2:36 PM

The TMs seem to have more of a loyal brand following compared to other bikes here in Britain

Added reply in a thread If You where gonna buy a bike tomorrow 12/29/2018 2:08 PM

Same here Black Diamonds got me wanting one now

Added reply in a thread 2018 Honda crf250r won't start 12/25/2018 4:06 PM

Son just talking to his pal 2 minutes a go He has just bought a brand new one and it will not start

Added reply in a thread Still racing in the Namur dirt 12/25/2018 1:14 AM

Wonder if we will ever see a major mx event at Namur again There has been the odd rumour over the years that it would happen If I remember right they stopped running it as the guy who organized it was over 80 year old and they could not get anyone else ... more »

Added reply in a thread Where did it all start for you 12/22/2018 4:56 PM

Had a uncle that somehow managed to survive 40 year racing the Isle of Man TT The boys next door to us were in to bikes so between them had a interest in them Twice a year there was a mx race on 10 mile down the road which I got to watch my first meeting ... more »

Added reply in a thread What was your 1st bike ? 12/22/2018 3:42 PM

Back in 1981 It was a DT 100

Added reply in a thread Looking for an 81 maico frame? 12/21/2018 3:12 PM

Bought a new 81 frame off him about 5 year a go Sure I only paid £600 for it Gave a 82 frame to a friend 14 year a go He made it in to a twin shock frame Made such a good job it was near impossible to tell the difference between it and his 81 frame He ... more »

Added reply in a thread Looking for an 81 maico frame? 12/20/2018 3:22 PM

Wulfsport had the modified 82 frames made in to twinshock frames a few month back Think he was charging £450 for them