Home Tags Phil Aynsley

Tag: Phil Aynsley

Mondial Twin Paton ImagePA cover

F. B. Mondial 250cc twin-cylinder GP Racer

F. B. Mondial / Paton 250 GP Racer With Phil Aynsley I have been fortunate enough to have photographed quite a few F. B. Mondials over...
Moto Guzzi PA Guzzi Cover

Moto Guzzi ‘bird beak’ 250 racer

1953 Moto Guzzi 250 Bird Beak 250 Guzzi GP Racer With Phil Aynsley Moto Guzzi won the first post-war 250cc World Championship in 1949 with rider Bruno...
PA MotomTS big

Motom Delfino & 98TS

Motom Delfino & Motom 98TS With Phil Aynsley A few columns ago I featured the Motom 48 (link), here I’ll look at the company’s later two...
Honda NSR Doohan ImagePA Cover

Mick Doohan’s championship winning 1998 NSR500

Mick Doohan's 1998 championship winning NSR500 With Phil Aynsley Continuing on from the last column (Doohan 1994 Honda NSR500 - Link), the other NSR from Mick...
Honda NSR Doohan ImagePA Cover

Mick Doohan’s 1994 Honda NSR500 GP bike

1994 Honda NSR500 GP Mick Doohan With Phil Aynsley I made reference in a recent column (Eddie Lawson’s 1989 NSR500 | With Phil Aynsley - link) to...
Benelli Tornado PA BenelliS big

Benelli 650S Tornado

Benelli Tornado 650S With Phil Aynsley Benelli’s 650 Tornado is an often overlooked motorcycle. It suffered from being late to market after a three-year development period....
Cagiva Randy Mamola PA CagivaC big

Randy Mamola’s Cagiva C589 Racer

Cagiva C589 Racer With Phil Aynsley The Cagiva brothers began their quest for 500cc World Championship glory in 1978 with a modified RG500 Suzuki as the...
Wayne Gardner Honda NSR PA NSR big

Wayne Gardner’s 1987 Honda NSR500

1987 Honda NSR500 With Phil Aynsley After abandoning the ambitious NR500 project Honda finally joined the two-stroke brigade in the 500cc World Championship in 1982 with...
Peripoli PA Giulietta big

Giulietta by Luigi Peripoli | J-Be | AJW

Peripoli Giulietta With Phil Aynsley Luigi Peripoli began making motorcycles in 1957 and by 1967 the company was the 7th largest manufacturer in Italy. Production continued...
Ducati Minbike Folding PA MO Scooter big

A folding mini-bike, from Ducati….

1964 Ducati folding mini-bike With Phil Aynsley I am constantly amazed at the turns of fate that occasionally result in a bike that in normal circumstances...
PA Morini big

Moto Morini Corsaro Avio | Moto Morini to showcase new models at EICMA…

Moto Morini With Phil Aynsley An all too brief revival of the famous Moto Morini name commenced in 1999 when Alfonso Morini’s nephew, Franco, bought the...
Montesa GP big

Montesa 250GP two-stroke GP racer

Montesa 250 two-stroke GP racer With Phil Aynsley One of the only two such bikes ever built, this 250cc two-stroke twin was developed in conjunction with...
PA Motom

Motom | Italy’s third biggest motorcycle manufacturer in the mid 1950s

Obscure Italian marque Motom With Phil Aynsley The now little known Motom marque was in fact the third biggest producer of motorcycles in Italy during the...
PA RumiJnr bigF

Rumi Motorcycles | 125cc two-stroke twin broke new ground

Rumi Motorcycles Junior Racer With Phil Aynsley An anchor hardly seems to be an appropriate part of a motorcycle company’s emblem, but for Rumi it made sense....
PA TecmasNSRV bigF

Honda NSR500V | Eric Offenstadt special explored engineering concepts

Eric Offenstadt Experimental NSR500 Racer With Phil Aynsley The French Tecmas team competed in the 500cc World Championship from 1997 until 2000, using Honda’s NSR500V. Riders...
Kawasaki KR PA KRP F

Team Kawasaki Australia KR350 Prototype

Team Kawasaki Australia KR350 Prototype With Phil Aynsley This is the prototype KR350 sent to Team Kawasaki Australia for development during 1977. It was built in...
Laverda Endurance Racer PA LaverdaEnd F

1979 Laverda 500 Endurance Racer | The ultimate Laverda 500 twin!

Laverda 500 Endurance Barcelona racer With Phil Aynsley Following on from the previous column (Link), here we look at the ultimate version of Laverda’s 500 twin. Four...
MV Agustga Phil Read PA MVP F

1972 MV Agusta 500/4 racer | Aero wings are not new…

1972 MV Agusta 500/4 racer prototype With Phil Aynsley So you think the appearance of wings and other aerodynamic aids on MotoGP bikes over the past...
Paton RG R PA PatonPGR F

Paton PG 500 R V4 Racer

Paton PG 500 R V4 Racer With Phil Aynsley Giuseppe Pattoni was the chief mechanic for the FB Mondial GP team when the company (together with...
PA Berneg big

Berneg Construzione Meccaniche | Yet another obscure Italian motorcycle

'Berneg Construzione Meccaniche' With Phil Aynsley Obscure Italian marque number 257… Berneg Berneg was established in Bologna in 1954 by Paride Bernardi and Corrado Negrini to manufacture parts...
Ducati Supermono PA Supermono big

Ducati Supermono | ‘Sounds of Singles’ Supermono

Ducati Supermono 'Sounds of Singles' With Phil Aynsley Ducati began its motorcycle history with a single cylinder motor, the Cucciolo, in 1946 - and they continued making...
Bialbero PA Mondial

Mondial 125 Bialbero GP Racer

Mondial 125 Bialbero GP Racer With Phil Aynsley F.B. Mondial had its origins with the F.B. company (Fratelli Boselli / Boselli Brothers) founded in 1929 by...
MotobiPA Motobi big

MotoBi 175 Catria | MotoBi’s first four-stroke

1956 MotoBi 175 Catria MSDS Moto Sportive Derivate della Serie (MSDS) junior racer model With Phil Aynsley MotoBi was established in 1948 by the eldest of the six...
1978 Moto Guzzi 250 TS

Moto Guzzi 250 TS two-stroke twin

1978 Moto Guzzi 250 TS With Phil Aynsley The 250 TS (along with its badge engineered twin, the Benelli 250 2C) was the first all new...
Aermacchi Lino Tonti PA Linto big

Lino Tonti | The Linto 500 GP

Lino Tonti Linto 500 GP With Phil Aynsley The Italians seem to have provided more than their fair share of talented designers to the motorcycle community. One...

FOLLOW US

18,990FansLike
3,521FollowersFollow
6,000SubscribersSubscribe

Popular Articles

X