BULTACO RIDING HIGH
Spanish firm Bultaco were celebrating re-signing World Trials Champion Yrjo Vesterinen this week. Bultaco dominated trials in the 70s, taking eight world titles and the Scottish Six-day trial four times. Sammy Miller also enjoyed great success with the firm in the 60s and early 70s. Bultaco was founded in 1959 by Francesco Bulto (picutred) after he left Montesa. The firm closed in 1983 but is now back making electric bikes.