Blog

1985 Honda XR80R December Window Bike

1985 Honda XR80R December Window Bike

Having a small bike in our window has become a December tradition at Town Moto. This year we have a sweet 1985 Honda XR80R that's been refurbed and is running sweet. It belongs to our pal and Slowcock Racing member Cody! 

Full article →

December 09, 2019 1 tags (show)

1971 Vespa GTR - October 2019 Window Bike

1971 Vespa GTR - October 2019 Window Bike

This 1971 Vespa 125 GTR is a very clean, unrestored example. The Vespa GTR is most closely related to the Sprint Veloce, with the primary difference between the two being the Sprint Veloce's larger 150cc engine. 

Full article →

October 15, 2019 1 tags (show)

1990 Honda NSR 250R - August 2019 Window Bike

1990 Honda NSR 250R - August 2019 Window Bike

This a Japanese domestic market sport bike that was born and bred to appeal to a number of enthusiasts who were looking for more performance without a large capacity engine. The Japanese licensing laws made it difficult to obtain a license to ride a litre bike, so the manufacturers simply made small bikes with a ton of power.

Full article →

August 08, 2019 1 tags (show)

2019 Kawasaki W800 - June 2019 Window Bike

2019 Kawasaki W800 - June 2019 Window Bike

For June, we are doing things a little differently around here. Kawaski are doing a take over of our back yard and have given us a few bikes for our customers to touch and sit on. Back there we have a KLX250, W800 Street, and a Z900rs Cafe.

Full article →

June 06, 2019 1 tags (show)

1970 Yamaha CS3C - Town Moto May 2019 Window Bike

1970 Yamaha CS3C - Town Moto May 2019 Window Bike

May's window bike belongs to Holly a rider we met through racing with the VRRA and seeing her and her partner's beautiful collection of Yamaha's at Motosocial's in Toronto. We were happy to pluck one of her Yamaha's to place in our window for the month of May.

Full article →

1981 Ducati 500 Pantah - April 2019 Window Bike

1981 Ducati 500 Pantah - April 2019 Window Bike

This month's window bike comes from our customer Steve T. who has a beautiful collection of Italian motorcycles. We've been meaning to put one of them in the window for ages so it was nice to finally make it happen!

Full article →

April 01, 2019 1 tags (show)

1965 Ducati 250 Scrambler - March 2019 Window Bike

1965 Ducati 250 Scrambler - March 2019 Window Bike

For March our window bike is this 1965 Ducati 250 Scrambler owned by our friend Nicholas. It's been beautifully restored and has gotten a ton of attention since landing in our front window.

Full article →

March 25, 2019 1 tags (show)

Town Moto 2018 Window Bikes Recap

Town Moto 2018 Window Bikes Recap

From vintage classics to modern OEMs, Ol' Town Moto's front window had a real good mixture of motorcycles in 2018. Scroll down to see them all!

Full article →

January 09, 2019 1 tags (show)

Walt Siegl SBK #1 - January 2019 Window Bike

Walt Siegl SBK #1 - January 2019 Window Bike

We have been lucky enough to have had some very nice, very rare, and very desirable motorcycles grace our front window. But, this one might take the cake. What we have is the culmination of three years of passion, ingenuity, and straight-up hard work. The Walt Siegl Superbike is the full-fared carbon beast that is starting off the Window Bikes for 2019.

Full article →

January 08, 2019 1 tags (show)

2018 Honda CRF110F - December 2018 Window Bike

2018 Honda CRF110F - December 2018 Window Bike

In our tradition of having a December window bike that could hypothetically almost fit under a Christmas tree Honda was kind enough to loan us one of their sweet 2018 Honda CRF110's These little guys look sweet and are a blast to rip around on now matter what your age!

Full article →

November 29, 2018 1 tags (show)

Suzuki TR750 - November 2018 Window Bike

Suzuki TR750 - November 2018 Window Bike

This month we are stoked about having a replica Suzuki TR750 in the window. We have been talking about putting this bike in the window for quite some time. The bike belongs to and was partially built by our racing sensei, Sensei Tim Voyer #840.

Full article →

November 08, 2018 1 tags (show)

2018 Custom Honda Rebel by Origin8or - October WIndow Bike

2018 Custom Honda Rebel by Origin8or - October WIndow Bike

We are super stoked this month to have Honda Canada's custom Rebel 500 in the window. The bike started life as a completely stock Honda Rebel 500 and then it was given to Rob Chappell at Origin8or Cycles to work his magic on it.

Full article →

October 05, 2018 1 tags (show)

2018 Kawasaki Z900RS - September 2018 Window Bike

2018 Kawasaki Z900RS - September 2018 Window Bike

When we found out we were getting the Kawasaki Z900RS for our window in September we were super excited for the chance to take a closer look at it.

Full article →

September 11, 2018 1 tags (show)

BMW R NineT Pure - August 2018 Window Bike

BMW R NineT Pure - August 2018 Window Bike

For this months window bike, we were loaned a beautiful 2018 R NineT Pure from BMW Motorad Canada. Before putting the bike in the window, we spent a few days riding it around, and had an awesome time on it. We have heard lots of positive reviews about the bike, mostly from owners. We were happy to find out that it lives up to the hype!

Full article →

August 14, 2018 1 tags (show)

1984 Honda XR500R - July 2018 Window Bike

1984 Honda XR500R - July 2018 Window Bike

Our window bike for July is a real clean 1984 Honda XR500R that belongs to our friend Klaus. He picked it and a matching XR600 off of a collector in New Brunswick. It's a really fun looking and fun to ride bike so make sure to pop by and check it out in person!

Full article →

July 09, 2018 1 tags (show)

1970 Triumph T100S - June 2018 Window Bike

1970 Triumph T100S - June 2018 Window Bike

Junes window bike comes courtesy of our very own runner up to the Employee of the Month 16 months running Inigo. Inigo and his dad Dan who have been doing their best to hoard every European bike in Southern Ontario since 2014.

Full article →

June 07, 2018 1 tags (show)

2018 Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Special - May 2018 Window Bike

2018 Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Special - May 2018 Window Bike

The Forty-Eight Special from Harley-Davidson was also gracing our window and shop this month. It bears a lot of similarities with the Iron 1200 including the powerplant but it's a little lower and a little beefier looking with dual 16" wheels with fat tires and more substantial front forks.

Full article →

2018 Harley-Davidson Iron 1200 - April 2018 Window Bike

2018 Harley-Davidson Iron 1200 - April 2018 Window Bike

We're lucky enough to have a brand new Harley-Davidson Iron 1200 in our window this month. We always love seeing new bikes up close and personal, as we don't get out to the dealers to often.

Full article →

Flat Track Canada x Falcon Racing DTX450 - March 2018 Window Bike

Flat Track Canada x Falcon Racing DTX450 - March 2018 Window Bike

March's window bike tied into our Flat Track themed month by being an interesting concept from a Canadian company, Falcon Racing Co. that is putting together ready-to-race DTX Flat Track bikes at an affordable price.

Full article →

April 25, 2018 1 tags (show)

1974 Husqvarna CR125 - February 2018 Window Bike

1974 Husqvarna CR125 - February 2018 Window Bike

With the Grand Prix de Snow presented by Husqvarna Motorcycles happening last month we had wanted a bike that fit that vibe to help promote the event. Luckily our friend Lawrence we were promoting the event with had just the bike. It's his 1974 Husqvarna CR124 he had just finished putting together.

Full article →

March 07, 2018 1 tags (show)

1967 Benelli 350 - January 2018 Window Bike

1967 Benelli 350 - January 2018 Window Bike

This month we were lucky to have a beautiful 1968 Benelli 350 in the window. The bike belongs to our good friend Nicholas, and it is the second one of his bikes we have been privileged enough to borrow. 

Full article →

February 09, 2018 1 tags (show)

Town Moto 2017 Window Bikes Recap

Town Moto 2017 Window Bikes Recap

With another year in the books it's nice to take a sec and look back at all the great bikes that graced our window in 2017. We love switching it up each month and gives us an opportunity to check out great bikes, meet interesting bike owners and get a free workout hauling them up and out each month. Keep scrolling for 12 awesome machines!

Full article →

January 10, 2018 1 tags (show)

1989 Yamaha YSR80 - December 2017 Window Bike

1989 Yamaha YSR80 - December 2017 Window Bike

We are lucky to know Chris, not only has he been a great supporter of Town Moto over the years,  but he also has a great collection of pristine motorcycles. This month we have stolen his amazing Yamaha YSR 80 to put in our window. 

Full article →

December 14, 2017 1 tags (show)

2018 Yamaha XSR700 - November 2017 Window Bike

2018 Yamaha XSR700 - November 2017 Window Bike

After having the XSR900 in our window last September I was curious what I would think of the smaller, twin version. Unfortunately not being able to ride this one I can't give you a thorough comparison but based on looks alone I feel I appreciate the smaller somewhat more compact XSR700.

Full article →

November 30, 2017 1 tags (show)