Archive for January 13th, 2009|Daily archive page

How Much Was It Worth? (1978 HD XLCR)

On January 6th I posted the Harley-Davidson XLCR shown below. I believe I guesstimated a reserve between $8.5K and $9.5K. I was wrong. The auction ended at $10K on the nose and it hadn’t hit reserve. I think the days of getting a relatively clean XLCR for less than $10K are over. These awesome AMF Harleys (just over 3,100 produced) are getting the props they deserve…


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1972 Triumph TR6 Cafe Racer

Up on the auction block is this 1972 Triumph TR6, with a totally rebuilt 650cc engine. While not of concours-winning quality, this looks like a bike that could be ridden fairly often while not suffering for it. And it’s got all the necessary cafe bits. Needs breaking-in though…


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