HONDA SS50 & HONDA MB50
A ratty 1977 T-reg Honda SS50 was the first motorcycle I ever owned. It had a badly-sprayed purple fuel tank, a terrible cable-operated front disc brake and cost me £90 in 1981 (which seemed like a lot back then). It did over 50mph and my second bike – a much more modern two-stroke Honda MB50 – struggled to hit 30mph thanks to its restricted motor. It looked the part though and as a 16-year-old looking cool was a big part of bike ownership.
You’d look the nuts outside the chippy