Posts tagged 1970s

Ever heard of the Vintage Monkey? Here’s a look at the back side of a late 70’s Shasta Smith and an early 70’s Triumph 250. Shasta is a mechanic specializing in vintage bikes who works out of her shop in Sacramento, CA. 
[ Vintage Monkey website | more of Shasta Smith ]

Ever heard of the Vintage Monkey? Here’s a look at the back side of a late 70’s Shasta Smith and an early 70’s Triumph 250. Shasta is a mechanic specializing in vintage bikes who works out of her shop in Sacramento, CA. 

[ Vintage Monkey website | more of Shasta Smith ]

J. Shia of Madhouse Motors (Cambridge, MA) on the 1972 Triumph 500 she restored in trade for two early Harley Aermacchis (the Ducati manufactured Harley motorbike). 
[ more photos of J. Shia | IG @madhousemotors ]

J. Shia of Madhouse Motors (Cambridge, MA) on the 1972 Triumph 500 she restored in trade for two early Harley Aermacchis (the Ducati manufactured Harley motorbike)

[ more photos of J. Shia | IG @madhousemotors ]

Some more photos from my photoshoot with the amazingly talented Lanakila MacNaughton for the Women’s Moto Exhibit (website).

Gear breakdown for those of you curious- sporting UglyBROS USA jeans (Twiggy and Ton-Up), Icon 1000 Akorp jacket (review here), Icon Elsinore boots, and Icon Airmada stack helmet

Major thanks yet again to Tim & Isaac (owners of Trophy Motorcycles) for the bitchin’ 1970 Triumph to ride.

[ more photos from Lanakila MacNaughton ]

Lanakila MacNaughton works fast! Girl already got me some preview photos from our shoot near Temecula on the 21st… oh how I love her! Check out these rad shots for the Women’s Moto Exhibit on the 1970 Triumph from Trophy Motorcycles.

I’m sporting my oh-so-loved Icon 1000 Elsinore boots, Akorp and Federal jackets, and new UglyBROS riding jeans.

Happy dang New Year!

[ links: Women’s Moto Exhibit website | Trophy Motorcycles website ]

Ladies wrench nights are always a lot of fun- here’s a shot of Corinna Mantlo (left), Kristen Johnson (middle), and Valerie Figarella who owns Motor Grrl Garage in NYC (right).
Engine rebuild has begun on their 1971 Yamaha AT1125.
[ links: Motor Grrl Garage website | more tagged MotorGrrl ]

Ladies wrench nights are always a lot of fun- here’s a shot of Corinna Mantlo (left), Kristen Johnson (middle), and Valerie Figarella who owns Motor Grrl Garage in NYC (right).

Engine rebuild has begun on their 1971 Yamaha AT1125.

[ links: Motor Grrl Garage website | more tagged MotorGrrl ]

By popular demand- more pictures of Yuri and her amazing custom 1974 Shovelhead chopper called “Gloryhole”. 

It’s got a ton of amazing details including heart shaped tail light and amazing body work, plus sparkly pink and purple paint job. It’s got character for days. 

[ follow her on Instagram @sanyuri ]

Submission from countless different people on tumblr and facebook (from imgur)- How to Be Sexy with Bugs in Your Teeth: a motorcycling manual for women. 
I need this book more than I need to breathe (well at least that’s what it feels like).

Submission from countless different people on tumblr and facebook (from imgur)- How to Be Sexy with Bugs in Your Teeth: a motorcycling manual for women. 

I need this book more than I need to breathe (well at least that’s what it feels like).

Submission from Madeline Jovanovich-



I enjoyed the photo of the petite girl on the Enduro 100, so here is my 1978 DT 175. Thorpe Lake Trailhead, Kittitas County, WA. 



Thanks Madeline! Fun bike and beautiful area.
[ submit your own | more submissions | Washington ]

Submission from Madeline Jovanovich-

I enjoyed the photo of the petite girl on the Enduro 100, so here is my 1978 DT 175. Thorpe Lake Trailhead, Kittitas County, WA. 

Thanks Madeline! Fun bike and beautiful area.

[ submit your own | more submissions | Washington ]

A woman and her motorcycle, haulin’ across a bridge. Corinna Mantlo on a 1978 Yamaha SR500. Lovely photo by the talented Geoff Barrenger for MotorGrrl Garage in Brooklyn. 

A woman and her motorcycle, haulin’ across a bridge. Corinna Mantlo on a 1978 Yamaha SR500Lovely photo by the talented Geoff Barrenger for MotorGrrl Garage in Brooklyn

Chopper shit (also just cool paint styles for classic cars and bikes in general) from the 60’s-70’s. 

Chopper shit (also just cool paint styles for classic cars and bikes in general) from the 60’s-70’s. 

Submission (and photo) from Erik Hall- Amy Spassov got her license and a 1974 Honda CB350F… a motolady is born!
Thanks Erik, and congrats Amy!
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Submission (and photo) from Erik Hall- Amy Spassov got her license and a 1974 Honda CB350F… a motolady is born!

Thanks Erik, and congrats Amy!

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Stacie B London at riding the 1970 Bultaco Sherpa 250 like a boss, as usual.

[ see more photos of Stacie | ESMB ]

Lauren Smith and her little moto-doggy soul mate on her 1971 Honda CB350 named “Tealie the Terror”.

Lauren Smith and her little moto-doggy soul mate on her 1971 Honda CB350 named “Tealie the Terror”.

The lovely little 4’11” motolady Nean on Kenny ‘Bobcat’ Wright’s custom Triumph chopper at the MotoGalore shop.
[ more photos of Nean Tiffany Kiskela | MotoGalore ]

The lovely little 4’11” motolady Nean on Kenny ‘Bobcat’ Wright’s custom Triumph chopper at the MotoGalore shop.

[ more photos of Nean Tiffany Kiskela | MotoGalore ]

Tamara Raye, so 70’s blond on a bobber motorcycle called L’Assassin… based on a 1964 Triumph Bonneville T120R, featured on MecaMotors. The photo was taken during Born Free 2, and the motorbike was owned by Jon Rispante at the time.

Tamara Raye, so 70’s blond on a bobber motorcycle called L’Assassin… based on a 1964 Triumph Bonneville T120R, featured on MecaMotors. The photo was taken during Born Free 2, and the motorbike was owned by Jon Rispante at the time.