Category Archive: articles

Cycle Test 1975 – Honda CB550F Super Sport

In a way, Honda’s middle-size Four is somewhat like the fabled One-Hoss Shay. But the bike is real rather than mythical and it’s appeal comes from qualities much more entertaining than mere mundane… Continue reading

Young Machine 1975 – Honda CB400F

Glamorous and Glorious

CB-550F CB-400F – Honda “First. For good reason”

Why I Had To Buy A Honda 400 Four

Cycle Test 1977 CB400T – The New Honda 400 Hawks

Another great Cycle Test article from the archives at Ye Olde Cycle Shoppe. Really glad someone took the time to scan and post all these articles!

Barnett Clutch Four The Honda

  Another great vintage article from Chopper Magazine brought to you from You can find Barnett clutch friction plates, steel plates and springs here at

Cycle Test 1977 Honda CB400F

Cycle Test article featuring the 1977 CB400F. Four cylinders for the price of two! Find this and other articles here on this awesome website Ye Olde Cycle Shoppe – Vintage road tests of… Continue reading

Street Chopper Flow Bench Porting

Another rad vintage Honda motorcycle article found on Learn how to do your own porting!

Honda CB750 to 850 Super Cube Hop Up