Snap up a top tourer for £3k

MCN’s used bike ex­pert Neil Mur­ray picks five bud­get dis­tance de­stroy­ers


With sum­mer upon us, Neil Mur­ray sug­gests some bar­gain bikes to take on an af­ford­able Euro­pean trip, and turn a profit. You want some­thing with a de­cent seat and tank range and ef­fort­less two-up com­fort, and older bikes are well worth a look. Buy some­thing suit­able from a cou­ple of decades ago for a cou­ple of grand, and you can even sell it af­ter­wards with­out los­ing a penny. That’s a free hol­i­day.

It looks wildly out­dated, but still of­fers a mod­ern ride, and makes for a great tourer The ‘brick’ is bul­let­proof if ser­viced prop­erly, but clutch jobs are costly

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