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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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  • Suzuki GT750 for sale in stunning restored condition from Proper Bikes UK

    Suzuki GT750A 1976

    The GT750 was Suzuki's flagship model and it was the last and greatest two-stroke motorcycle they created. Motorcycle journalists commonly described the GT750 as 'awesome'.

  • Kawasaki Z1 900 in exceptionally original and un-restored condition for sale in UK from Proper Bikes

    Kawasaki Z1 900 1973

    The Z1 was the first of the legendary seventies 900 Kawasaki’s and is now the most coveted. Then and now they carry ultimate road presence and gain appreciation and respect from all quarters of the motorcycle world.

  • Yamaha XS750 1977 for sale. Incredible original condition with low mileage and superb history . Proper Bikes UK

    Yamaha XS750 1977

    A very usable triple cylinder sports bike. Introduced in 1976 it improved each year until 1981 when it finished its production run as an 850. Standard specification included triple disc brakes, cast wheels and CV carburettors.

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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.


Contact Proper Bikes

07889 758  820

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