A Classic motorcycle picture: Ok Supreme Flying Cloud.
A Ok Supreme Flying Cloud classic motorcycle from a bygone era. The Ok Supreme Flying Cloud was a popular motorbike in its day. Now the Ok Supreme Flying Cloud is a collectors machine. There are many classic motorbikes still around but some models are very rare and they fetch very high prices. Vintage British bikes are much sought after.
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Motorcycle Information: The first internal combustion petrol fuelled motorcycle was the Daimler Reitwagen. It was designed and built by the German inventors Gottlieb Daimler and Wilhelm Maybach in Bad Cannstatt in 1885. Different types of motorcycles have different dynamics and these play a role in how a motorcycle performs in given conditions. For example, a longer wheelbase provides more stability in a straight line. Motorcycle fuel economy varies greatly with engine displacement and riding style. The GSX-R series is the top-of-the-line series of super sport bikes marketed by Japanese manufacturer Suzuki. The series currently offers the following motorcycles: Suzuki GSX-R125, Suzuki GSX-R600, Suzuki GSX-R750 and the Suzuki GSX-R1000. The BSA Rocket Gold Star is a British motorcycle that marked the final stage of development of the BSA A10 twins. BSA created a very fast bike with good handling and this has become a classic. The Rocket Gold Star was launched in February 1962. The British Triumph Rocket III motorcycle is a large cruising motorcycle with a three cylinder 2294 cc engine. The Triumph Rocket has been in production since 2004. Until World War I, the largest motorcycle manufacturer in the world was Indian, producing over 20,000 bikes per year. By 1920, this honour went to Harley-Davidson. 1962 Suzuki won the 50 cc class championship on the Isle of Man. There are three major types of motorcycle: street, off-road, and dual purpose. In 1894, Hildebrand & Wolfmüller became the first series production motorcycle, and the first to be called, in German, a motorrad, which is a motorcycle.
As the years pass more and more motorcycles are becoming classics. So what makes a motorcycle a classic? The definition of a classic motorcycle is: A motorcycle which is still popular although it is no longer produced. However with current marketing and manufacturing trends many models are changed or discontinued after a few years. This would then mean that most motorcycles would be classed as classics. However from an insurance perspective a motorcycle has to be 15 years and older to be classed as a classic.
There are many great classic motorcycle pictures in the motorcycle picture galleries. This Ok Supreme Flying Cloud classic motorcycle is just one of many classics, there are pictures of Japanese, American, Italian and British motorcycles from Norton, Triumph, BSA, AJS, Douglas, Greeves, New Imperial and Goldstar.
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