Google+ Two-Wheeled Tourist: Guest bikes serving in Eleanor's absence...


Guest bikes serving in Eleanor's absence...

With Eleanor back in the lineup, here's a look at the several motorcycles that substituted for her in the near month she's been out. At the time this blog has been posted, all bikes except for the Piaggio BV250 and the Honda Sabre are still up for sale at my store. Visit to see more photos and more detailed descriptions about them.

2007 Yamaha V-Star 1300 Touring
Features: fuel injection, belt drive, water-cooled, windshield, lockable frame-mounted saddlebags, sissy bar

2003 Honda VTX1300S
Features: saddlebags, engine guard with highway pegs, Memphis Shades windshield, lower wind deflectors, sissy bar with cargo rack, custom teardrop shaped mirrors, custom license plate holder, and throaty Cobra slash-cut exhaust

2005 Honda VTX1300S
Features: custom purple/silver flame paint scheme, highway pegs, sissy bar, and Memphis Shades quick-release windshield

2005 Honda VTX1300S
Features: color matched hard saddlebags, whitewall tires, National Cycle Switchblade quick-release windshield, Mustang leather tank pad, flush-mounted analog clock, custom grips and mirrors, clear taillight and turn signals, and throttle lock

2008 Piaggio BV250 Tour
Features: Givi 46L topcase, fully automatic, 75 betcha!

2008 Yamaha V-Star 1100
Features: factory floorboards, passenger backrest, saddlebag supports, and auxiliary light bar. Custom accessories include highway bars and pegs, air intake upgrade, saddlebags, sissy bar, windshield with storage bag, and double straight pipe slip-ons.

2005 Yamaha Road Star Silverado XV1700
Features: factory windshield, studded rider seat and saddlebags, and passenger seat with a sissy bar, whitewall tires

1986 Honda V65 Sabre
Features: fastest quarter-mile bike of 1985-1986, 100% stock, CLEAN, a 25 year-old bike that refuses to act its age!

2007 Suzuki Boulevard M50
Features: Vance and Hines slash-cut pipes, faux carbon fiber accents, fully stock