Guy Arnold hates to throw things away. We’ve headed out into the Fens to talk to him about his Bultaco Sherpa, one of the greatest trials bikes of all time, which he bought in 1988. But there’s so much more
For men (it’s usually men) of a certain age, the Yamaha FS1E gave them their first, heady taste of freedom. Seb St. John-Clarke was one of hundreds of thousands who got their teenage kicks on the legendary Fizzy – the
Roger Kimbell hands me a printed list of all the motorcycles he has ever owned, in order of purchase. It runs to four pages of A4. Later, I count them, something Roger admits he has never actually done. On hearing
Pat Powell has owned his Suzuki T200 Invader for half a century, and has vowed never to sell it. He speaks to us about his cafe racer conversion.
Dave Lee bought his BMW R50/2 in 1975 while stationed at a NATO base in Holland. Read about his adventures with the bike over more than 45 years.
In his younger days, before family and business kept him firmly rooted in his native Surrey, Nigel Jeffries undertook some pretty incredible journeys. He hitchhiked across Canada, caught the ferry to Alaska, took the Greyhound across America, and spent 10