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Vintage Yamaha Enduro Rumblings

Stories from our Staff and Reader Contributions about Enduros, Motorcycles and Riding. An occasional product, book or ride review will also find its way into these pages! Subscribe for notice of updates!

Great Shot from the Japanese Dealer News!

1969 AT1 JDM version.
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Take along some tools, you'll walk miles for a plug wrench.

​​ A series of monographs taken from a 1970's vintage Motorcycle Industry Council Publication given out to new off road motorcycle purchasers by dealers. We will be publishing the entire pamphlet here. Even with reasonable regular maintenance, your bike can still let you down on the trails, it's only a machine. The most common breakdowns can be eas...
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Maintain your Machine

​​A series of monographs taken from a 1970's vintage Motorcycle Industry Council Publication given out to new off road motorcycle purchasers by dealers. We will be publishing the entire pamphlet here. The Forest makes a poor workshop! If you don't think workrng on your bike is much fun, don't. Then when you have to work on it out on the trail somew...
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Dress for the occasion, or you'll ruin your ride.

​A series of monographs taken from a 1970's vintage Motorcycle Industry Council Publication given out to new off road motorcycle purchasers by dealers. We will be publishing the entire pamphlet here.  Contrary to what you might have seen in the ads, riding off the road isn't much fun in tee shirt and sandals. Unless you're in your backyard, yo...
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Crowds are no fun, for problems multiply as the square of your numbers.

​A series of monographs taken from a 1970's vintage Motorcycle Industry Council Publication given out to new off road motorcycle purchasers by dealers. We will be publishing the entire pamphlet here. lt sounds like fun at first, all the gang planning a trail ride together. A neat idea, sociable as can be. Forget it. By the end of the day you'll be ...
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