From humble beginnings in 1980, the show has grown and evolved into Britain’s greatest annual celebration of all that is best about the motorcycles of yesteryear.
The event is a magnet for enthusiasts, club members and traders alike – attracting thousands from all over the country and beyond.
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MIKE’S BIKE ON START LINE AT BONHAMS – HAILWOOD’S 1960 GRAND PRIX DUCATI IN BUMPER STAFFORD SALE
The Bonhams motorcycle team have had the privilege of offering many exciting machines... but this may be THE most exciting motorcycle we've ever discovered and brought in front of a Stafford audience – a 1960
OLYMPIC FILM STAR AND OLYMPIA SHOW BIKE AT BONHAMS STAFFORD SALE
Bonhams : The Spring Stafford Sale - The International Classic MotorCycle Show 1923 Rudge 500cc Four-Speed Motorcycle Combination which featured in multiple Oscar-winning film Chariots of Fire, estimate £14,000-18,000 (image for illustration only)
I think you’ve got the balance right, I like well restored bikes to examine, tool stalls to pick over and Autojumble to rummage through, sometimes more is too much. It’s a good day out.
A greater variety of machines on show, both pre and post war.