Kawasaki’s Z1000, best bikes of 1982 and an RG500 special from Stan!
KAWASAKI Z1000: Mildly-modded, massively marvellous! Ridden and rated by Scoop! BEST BIKES OF 1982: The best bikes of the year recalled by John Nutting. YAMAHA TRX850: The story behind Yamaha ‘doing a Ducati’ by Bruce Cox. HONDA CB1300: Quick Spinned by Bertie Simmonds. BRIDGESTONE 350 GTO: Buyer’s Guide. PLUS: We have the inside line on a Honda CBR1000F that couldn’t be killed (possibly), a Suzuki GSX600F Teapot used in a weird way and an Aussie Honda XL500S restoration. WORKSHOP: Stan Stephens and a Suzuki RG400/500 special! Painting alloy heads or casings. And on the project bikes front, Steve Cooper returns with part (gawd knows what) of his Suzuki Stinger, Ralph Ferrand is on with part 10 of his Yamaha DT175 MX resto and part three of getting a Honda CB400 Four back on the road safely. Mark Haycock kicks off part one of sorting the oil seals and clutch on his Yamaha TX500 tpp. Meanwhile, the idiot editor has found another cheap machine with the start of Project Zero Pound Hound but what is it?