REPUBLISHED BOOK REVEALS THE BEAUTY OF FUNKY MOPEDS!

FUNKY MOPEDS! – THE 1970s SPORTS MOPED PHENOMENON

FUNKY MOPEDS! – THE 1970s SPORTS MOPED PHENOMENON

After a long absence from book stores, a book which celebrates the 70’s sports moped phenomenon is set to make a welcome return.

If you’re red-blooded and somewhere between 35 and 50 the chances are that your first bike was a sports moped. This book takes you on a nostalgic full throttle trip back to the heady days of the 1970s and early 80s when these fabulous little superbikes were available to 16 year-olds. Packed with photos from past and present, this book will revive wonderful memories of the machines, the people, the fashions, and even the music of the time. Includes coverage of AJW, Batavus, Casal, Cimatti, Derbi, Fantic, Flandria, Garelli, Gilera, Gitane, Honda, Kreidler, KTM, Malaguti, Motobecane, Negrini, NVT, Puch, Suzuki, Testi, Yamaha and Zundapp.

Funky Mopeds! by Richard Skelton

ISBN: 9781845840785
UPC: 6-36847-04078-9

AVAILABLE NOW!
£19.99, $34.95

BULLET POINTS

  • Charts the extraordinary rise of the sports moped in the 1970s and early 80s
  • Fascinating detail on a huge number of machines
  • Owners recollections
  • Social history too, music and fashions of the era
  • Superbikes for 16 year olds!
  • A nostalgic road trip through modern history

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