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New Auction Record Set for a Japanese Bike

New Auction Record Set for a Japanese Bike

It’s six years old and has 1 mile on the clock

A Honda RC213V-S, still in its packing crate and showing one mile on the odometer has just set the record for a Honda at auction. The price? If you have to ask, you can’t afford it!

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Top Ten Bike Auction Prices for 2021

Top Ten Bike Auction Prices for 2021

Got any cash left after Christmas? Auction Prices Only Going To Go Up!

The prices for classic and vintage bikes are rising rapidly to the point where many of them are getting out of reach of the average (read: poor) enthusiast. Here are the top ten prices paid at auction in the UK in 2021.

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Holy Motorcycles, Batman: It's The Batcycle!

Holy Motorcycles, Batman: It’s The Batcycle!

Replica Batcycle Goes Up For Auction

In the 1960s, Batman and Robin thrilled TV audiences in their fight against the evil of Gotham City. With the help of various ingenious cars, boats and ’copters, they took on the likes of the Joker, the Penguin and the Riddler. Now, a replica Batcycle is up for auction.

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Aaaaaay! Fonzie's Triumph Fetches $231,000 At Auction

Aaaaaay! Fonzie’s Triumph Fetches $231,000 At Auction

Iconic screen motorcycle fetches almost double its estimate

Motorcycles with back-stories are highly sought after and the Triumph that the Fonz rode in TV series Happy Days is no exception. Recently sold at auction, it fetched nearly twice is pre-auction estimate.

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Been Wanting Your Own MotoGP Bike? Now's Your Chance

Been Wanting Your Own MotoGP Bike? Now’s Your Chance

Rare Opportunity to Buy MotoGP Aprilias and 20 Other Significant Race Bikes

The opportunity to buy genuine MotoGP bikes doesn’t happen every day, let alone four of them! In the mid 2010s, the Claiming Rule Team category was introduced to MotoGP to bolster flagging grids and these four Aprilias were run by Paul Bird Motorsport. They are now up for auction along with a significant line-up of racing machinery.

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Mecum's January Motorcycle Auction Features 100 Pristine Harley Davidsons from 1910 to 2003

Mecum’s January Motorcycle Auction Features 100 Pristine Harley Davidsons from 1910 to 2003

H-D Heritage Collection is a Collector’s Dream

One man’s 20 year Harley Davidson restoration project is up for auction, with models from a 1910 single-cylinder to a 2003 Road King, including a model from every year from 1910 to 1969 represented. Includes rare sidecars.

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Honda America Auctioning Three Iconic Fireblades For Charity

Honda America Auctioning Three Iconic Fireblades For Charity

Raising money for Riding For Kids Charity and the fight against Brain Tumours

Honda America is doing its bit for charity by putting up for auction three Repsol Fireblades from its own collection. The money raised from the auction of a ’05, ’07, and ’09 race replica bikes will go to Riding For Kids Charity.

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Bid On A Genuine Pair of Rossi's Race Boots

Bid On A Genuine Pair of Rossi’s Race Boots

These are up for auction at the next British MotoGP - smell·y!

At the British round of the MotoGP championship, you can bid for various items as used by some of the biggest MotoGP stars, including Valentino Rossi, Marc Marquez and Fabio Quartararo at a special auction in aid of the Two Wheels For Life charity.

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Bud Ekins' - And Steve McQueen's - Triumph T120R Goes To Auction

Bud Ekins’ - And Steve McQueen’s - Triumph T120R Goes To Auction

Tenuous link to Steve McQueen but it will add to the price

A Triumph Bonneville T120R once owned by famed stuntman Bud Ekins and subsequently by Steve McQueen’s Solar Productions is up for auction this month. Ekins was one of the highest profile stuntmen of his time as well as an accomplished and very successful competitor on two wheels. You might have heard of Steve McQueen as well.

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Steve McQueen's Coolest Front Wheel Bike Goes To Auction

Steve McQueen’s Coolest Front Wheel Bike Goes To Auction

Would you spend $40,000 on a SOLEX moped?

Anything with Steve McQueen’s name attached to it will always add a couple of zeros to the asking price. That’s understandable when it’s a rare and desirable motorcycle or car, but when it’s a moped, aren’t we all going a bit mad? This 1970 Solex was used by McQueen on the set of the movie ’Le Mans’ and is now up for auction with an estimated price of $40-50,000. Would you be tempted?

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Steve McQueen's First Husqvarna Could Make Six-Figures at Auction

Steve McQueen’s First Husqvarna Could Make Six-Figures at Auction

1968 Husqvarna Viking 360 Up For Sale

Steve McQueen played a big part in establishing the Husqvarna brand in the U.S. His first Husky was bought after seeing Swedish World Champion Bengt Åberg racing his Viking 360. McQueen bought it there and then and it remained in his collection until his death in 1980. Now, it’s up for auction in August.

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WDW Ducati Panigale V4 S bikes are reeking huge numbers at the auction

WDW Ducati Panigale V4 S bikes are reeking huge numbers at the auction

Troy Bayliss’s machine gets a six figure price tag

In an event attended by over 10,000 Ducatistis, the World Ducati Week 2018 saw passionate motorcyclists from all over the world. Folks participated in around 250 different activities along with 1 World Ducati Wedding and 2 marriage proposals. Serene.

Amongst the host of events and attractions was "The Race of Champions" where top Ducati riders from MotoGP, WSBK and other motorsports arena lined up on the track to battle it out on the new one-off purpose built Panigale V4 S specked out especially for this competition. And 13 of these machines were then put to auction on eBay, which has now concluded. The numbers are out, and it is staggering.

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Twelve one-off Ducati V4 S race spec machines up for grabs

Twelve one-off Ducati V4 S race spec machines up for grabs

Ridden by MotoGp and WSBK rider at "The Race of Champions" at World Ducati Week 2018

Ducati’s biggest festival celebrating the iconic Italian brand’s 90 years of passion, emotions, and excellence - World Ducati Week 2018 – is just around the corner to attract thousands of Ducatisti and passionate motorcyclists from all over the world. Invading the Adriatic Coast from 20 to 22 July 2018 at the Misano World Circuit "Marco Simoncelli".

Amongst the host of events and attractions is "The Race of Champions" where top Ducati riders from MotoGP, WSBK and other motorsports arena will lineup on the track to battle it out on the new one-off purpose built Panigale V4 S specked out especially for this competition. And 12 of these machines can all be yours. Read ahead.

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John Lennon's 1969 monkey bike fetches a cool $80,000

John Lennon’s 1969 monkey bike fetches a cool $80,000

The anonymous buyer paid over 15,000% of its original price

Auction house H&H Classics had put up the sale of their acquired 1969 Honda Z50A. A bike that was once used by John Lennon, the legendary English singer, songwriter, musician, and peace activist who also co-founded the Beatles, the most commercially successful band in the history of popular music.

The auction was recently held at the National Motorcycle Museum in Solihull, a town in the West Midlands of England. Experts believed the bike will fetch at least £30,000 (more than $40,000), but to everyone’s surprise, the winning bid was almost twice of the estimated price, at £57,500 (about $79,600).

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