Classic Dirt Bike magazine: is about the bikes and personalities of the sport, covering pre-65 machines, classic and twin shocks, trials as well as scrambling/motocross and enduros. There are reader rebuilds from the UK/Europe and North America, event coverage, personality interviews/profiles, letters, products and so much more.
Character building • Attitudes change, what was or wasn’t acceptable once may or may not be acceptable now.
Classic Dirt Bike Show 2022 rocks with Hagon Shocks
Coming to Telford
Drawing your attention
Sunny start to a bright idea
Pre65 Scottish is on for 2022
2021 AMCA/ CDB British Classic Motocross Championship
Glendale Classic Dirt Bikes
Icons of off-road join museum
Under the hammer
Horse Power • Ariel had done exceptionally well with competition models intended to be used by sporting riders in all disciplines but post-Second World War specialisation was coming.
STEPPING UP TO THE MARK
Lightly recommissioned • A competition bike which survives mostly original for nearly 40 years is a remarkable thing. We check out this OSSA TR303 which covered the briefest mileage before being laid up.
AL SPAN MOTORCYCLES
On top of the world • Winning a world title is only easy at the end while the road to the easy bit is often a little tricky. We take a look at Neil Hudson’s title-winning year.
Mostly original and almost unrestored • Barn finds are the subject of folklore in motorcycling. Everyone has heard of them but few turn up as original as this Greeves.
DECODING THE NUMBER
DUPLEX MOTOR AND CYCLE CO, DARLINGTON
Workshop time • With a dirt bike or two in the workshop there’s always something to do.
DIRT PRODUCTS • Got something new, something reintroduced, or the latest thing for classic off-road riders in the feet-up, MX or enduro world? Tell us and we’ll put it here. Contact Leon in advertising on 01507 529465 or Tim Britton on 07739 615605 or CDBeditor@mortons.co.uk
Dual launch • With the official opening of the new extension delayed and two new additions to the collection ready to go, the Sammy Miller Museum held a combined event.
VISIT THE MUSEUM
Two for one • If one trial is good then two on the same weekend is better.
DIANE SHIELD MEMORIAL TRIAL
Sidecar Class • Of the many things celebrated in motorcycling, surely Wasp sidecars have to be up at the sharp end. Many are bitten by the bug...
Basingstoke Bulto Bash • Bultaco Club UK members were poised to fire into action when Covid restrictions were eased with their gathering at Basingstoke.
History lesson • As ABBA so memorably sang in Waterloo - "... history… is repeating itself...!"
WHO IS JOHN DICKINSON?
Vets MXdN is back! • On the ‘must do’ list for many MXers the ‘Vets’ was just one of many events affected by Covid in 2020.
Out to grass • Some bikes are destined to be survivors: for whatever reason they’re used briefly and then parked up and forgotten.
Classic Bike Guide UK
A.J.S Actually Just Stunning • There are some talented people around – and building bikes like this AJS should be the aim of everyone who takes to the task.
ROCKSHOCKS TRIALS SERIES