1961 Aermacchi 250 Cafe Racer


Here’s a really nicely customized 1961 Aermacchi 250cc bike that has been fully cafe racerized. Cool, one-off details abound. My favorite touches are the widened fuel tank with the fuel gauge placed in the side, and the pretty clean custom rear-sets. Overall, this is a beautiful bike.

From the listing…
Info on bike:

    32mm Ceriani forks
    Flanged rims
    4 leading shoe Grimica front drum brake
    350 Aermacchi rear drum brake with custom drilled cooling holes with stainless mesh installed
    Stainless spokes
    Custom made rear sets
    Custom made stainless steel muffler
    Works Performance rear shocks
    Custom seat with cowl
    Original frame with reinforced section in back by shocks
    Benelli gas tank widened 2 1/2 inches with a custom glass fuel gauge installed and custom vented with billet gas cap
    sealed battery
    12 volt conversion with solid state rectifier and electronic ignition
    custom tach drive
    Original carb
    Complete motor rebuild with hot cam
    Custom made steel fenders
    Custom levers and clip-ons


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3 comments so far

  1. 'ol panhead on

    Put the HD logo on it and the price goes up instantly..really beautiful bike. Would be an absolute blast to ride.

  2. […] price is too high for eBay? I’m not sure what it costs to build such an awesome bike as this (Click here to see previous post). However, I am sure it is quite a lot. It is an awesome bike, but I need some new material to blog […]

  3. Alan on

    Is there a way to get in touch with the builder of this bike? I have a 1969 Aermacchi 350 with a later 73 head. The 6 volt system, charger and ignition system seem to be trouble prone areas. I would be highly interested in his updated electronic ignition and 12 volt system. I wonder if he/she sells kits to upgrade other Aermacchis?

    Thanks,

    Alan


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