1978 Fantic moped

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Fantic Cruiser

2 Stroke Bikes of the 70 s and 80 s by: seemar49

a teenager back in the 70’s and 80’s meant that first form of transport at the age of 16 was one of the many mopeds on the market. like the Yamaha FS1E, AP50, Garelli’s Tigercross, Caballero and the 4 … Honda to name but a few.With a top speed of 50 MPH these little bikes up a whole new world for youngsters who to feel grown up. With a bit of insurance and some petrol in the they could travel for 100 miles on one tank full of but in reality all they ever was to drive around the towns they lived annoying the by riding around in large by: seemar49

These little mopeds often abused, thrashed and by their young riders and as a of this, a lot of them didn’t very long. You were interested in mopeds until you 17 and then you were legally to ride a 250cc bike learner plates until you your test. After there was no limit to the bike you ride.

A generation of cult 2 strokes bikes like the Yamaha air-cooled, RD350LC, RD500, GT250X7, RG500, Kawasaki the legendry H2 750 Triple and Honda’s to name but a few.

These performance 2 strokes were the choice for youngsters because of power and sports styling. A lot of were … as a result of little riding experience.This changes in the law when in 1978 were governed to a maximum of 30 mph and this then brought an end to the moped era. In 1982, 17 olds were restricted to 12 BHP 125 cc bikes on learner plates so … off the demand for the 250cc 2

Over the following years, laws got tighter and these were forgotten. Nearly 30 on a generation of 40 something’s have the fun these bikes brought and are now restoring and riding these bikes again. As a result of clubs have been and the prices of these bikes has over the last few years.

Fantic Cruiser

Just take a look on the websites and you will find a of classic 2 strokes and parts for serious money. There is a network of people who have businesses restoring these old and make a living doing it

A lot of these bikes were in the back of garages and sheds their young owners their car test and forgotten You may know of someone who may have one of bikes sitting in the back of garage and could be sitting on a gold mine.

One of the greatest things about and riding a 2 … motorcycle was the way the came in. Low down the rev range was very little power but you hit a certain amount of revs, the used to take off like a cat. This rush of is what we all wanted.

Today’s are capable of outrageous top speeds but the don’t allow you to travel at speeds let alone all the speed there are about. At least you can these classic 2 strokes and get the of a power band and not excessively any speed limits .

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