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There is something about the superbikes from the 1970's. Whether you were lucky enough to own one, you were a schoolboy who had the poster on your bedroom wall, or you just have a taste for the classics - here's Proper Bikes, a living collection of the milestone bikes of the 1970's.

The Collection

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  • The importance of using winter storage fuel in classic cars and bikes, Proper Bikes UK

    Winter storage fuel

    Proper Bikes use special fuel in the tanks of every machine through the winter and when not in regular use. 

    This news feature explains what we use and why use it.

  • A low mileage Kawasaki H2 in excellent condition for sale from Proper Bikes Classic Motorcycles

    Kawasaki H2 750 1972

    Kawasaki's biggest two stroke  began production in 1972 and accelerated faster than any other motorcycle available at the time. It rapidly earned an extraordinary reputation that has remained to this day. Now a most collectable Japanese bike.

  • Kawasaki Z1300 for sale in exceptionally good unrestored original condition from Proper Bikes classics

    Kawasaki Z1300 1979

    The undisputed motorcycle heavyweight champion of the seventies. Six cylinders producing 120 horsepower - the most refined and powerful production bike of the decade.

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the 1970’s  

If you are searching for something special that makes for a wise investment, is a lot of fun, really usable, reliable enough, safe enough & faster than fast enough – you naturally find the 1970's. 



Easy to start, easy to maintain, satisfying to ride sedately - and electrifying to ride hard. 

Each and every Proper Bike has an individual character and provides a refreshingly different kind of enjoyment than more contemporary bikes.

the criteria

Each of these machines are milestone models and special. 

The Proper Bikes Collection consists of the very best - whether  'timewarp' originals or compromise-free restorations.


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