Classics

I’ve owned this Honda Stepthru for nearly 50 years – why the hell isn’t it fixed yet?

I know what you’re thinking: Spannerman dwells with the gods and can ride whatever he goddamn pleases so why would he cast his gaze on a lowly Honda C50 Stepthru? Well, friends, I wasn’t...

Falloon’s Favourites: Yamaha RZ500

High performance two-strokes have long disappeared on the street but when the RZ500 appeared in 1984 it marked a new era in motorcycling. Soon Suzuki and Honda followed with replicas of their awesomely fast...

Spannerman and Falloon to judge Motorclassica 2022

After a two year gap courtesy of the pandemic, INFO MOTO’s Ian Falloon and Spannerman will be frocking up again to judge the best of the best at the 2022 Australian International Concours d’Elegance...

Falloon’s Favourites: Suzuki RG500 Gamma

The idea of a Grand Prix bike built for road use is a perennial favourite, but although there have been many race-styled bikes over the years only a few bare much resemblance to real...

Falloon’s Favourites: Ducati 916

Only a few motorcycles can be credited with defining an era. Edward Turner transformed the motorcycle landscape with the Triumph Speed Twin while Honda’s first 750 Four established a tradition of production across-the-frame four-cylinder...

Classic Spannerman: More motorcycle mail and workshop wisdom

He’s broken a few and fixed almost as many. He’s welcomed in workshops across the globe, chased out of most local ones. But he’s ours and he’s a maestro on the end of a...

Latest articles