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Classic Bikes for sale: 1978

1978 Husqvarna 390

Llano, California, 935**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$ 500

Bought this bike years ago from the grandson of the original owner. Hoping to restore it someday but have since decided to just sell it as is. He was not sure what year it was and I'm basing it being a 390 because of the size of the Bing carburetor. I don't know the difference between a CR and a OR I think the CR is a motorcross bike and the OR is for desert? I have never tried to start this bike but the motor turns freely. The tab that bolts pipe o the frame the frame is broken. The part ... more

1978 Harley-Davidson Other

North Las Vegas, Nevada, 890**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$ 875

Runs great and looks real nice. Gets a lot of attention. Original with good tires ready to ride. Pedals very well as a bicycle and of course when engine is engaged its even more fun. Fits in most vehicles or SUVs. Take anywhere. Since its a Moped, No mileage, No title or insurance needed The electrical harness was never included. Or you can use any type of bicycle accessory of your choice. Sold as is, no warranties, all shipping costs up to the buyer Full payment to include: Bank wire, Zelle, ... more
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1978 Honda CT

Moscow, Pennsylvania, 184**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$ 1337

1978Honda Trail 70
600 original miles, 3 - speed, automatic. Thisis the little bike that introduced hundreds of thousands of American kids and adults to the sport of motorcycling. It runs great, is in excellent condition, and is a number??s matchingbike. 2701190 is the engine #, the frame # is 2701197
I havealways had a soft spot for Honda??s iconic CT70 and purchased this a while backto add to my collection. This is a bit of a rarer model, as annual production ofthese awesome ... more

1978 Bultaco Sherpa T

Shreveport, Louisiana, 711**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$ 2000

1987 Model 199 Sherpa T 350 has been restored to perfection
Original Akront rims with stainless steel spokes and rims were professionally polished and assembled by Buchanan's Spoke and Wheels
Engine built by Hugh Weaver of Hugh's Bultaco in McCreary, NY
All the frame parts are powder coated the correct silver
All bushings, bearings, cables, and rubber parts are new
All fasteners are cadmium plated as per original
Professionally painted by Culps' Specialties
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1978 Honda CT

Durango, Colorado, 813**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$ 2800

Great little CT 90 dual sport, clean Colorado title in my name, Bike has the two speed transaxel, new tires, new Batteryeverything works only 1218 miles like new starts first kick, Luggage rack & has the rare auxsilery Fuel canteen on left sidebike is located in Durango, ColoradoI bought this bike a couple of years ago to take to swap meets,... more

1978 Husqvarna CR WR

Ludlow, Massachusetts, 010**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$ 3250

1978 Husqvarna WR chassis with a Nice CR250 motor. Close ratio transmission. I planned to use this as a rider, but I have too many projects and need to thin the herd. The motor was rebuilt about 6 years ago and I have ridden it less than an half hour since. The BING carb is jetted nice for 32-1 oil gas mixture. It starts easy, runs strong and fast, shifts and brakes as it should. The Curnutt shocks have less time on them than the motor. Rebuilt by a Curnutt specialist. New UNI filter. Original ... more

1978 BMW R-Series

Hebron, Illinois, 600**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$ 3950

Runs and drives just needs TLC to make it perfect. Contact for further info... more

1978 Yamaha SR500

Appleton, Wisconsin, 549**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$ 4000

Mach IV Motors UP FOR SALE: 1978 Yamaha SR500
Yamaha SR500. Runs and Rides nicely. Starts easy- looks to be very original- just serviced and ready to ride

920-202-2201
Item is up for buy it now or best offer plus $129 service fee (required for title assignment, paperwork is required by our state as a dealership to assign title to buyer), plus sales tax / MV11 fees if applicable for Wisconsin residents - fees, sales tax and balance after deposit to be invoiced after item ... more

1978 Other Makes IZH Jupiter 3

Stamford, Connecticut, 069**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$ 4900

About this vehicle
This 1978 Other Makes IZH Jupiter 3 is a classic beauty that has been lovingly maintained by its owner for the past year. With only 750 miles (1200km ) on the odometer, this blue-colored motorcycle runs great and is perfect for weekend rides. The title is clean and ready to be transferred to the new owner. Whether you're a collector or just looking for a fun ride, the IZH Jupiter 3 is sure to turn heads Vehicle Details
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1978 Kawasaki KZ1000 LTD

Cottage Grove, Wisconsin, 535**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$ 5199

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1978 Harley-Davidson Other

Marmora, New Jersey, 082**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$ 7500

One of a kind 93ci dual plugged shovelhead, Matching numbers bike, title frame and motor, HD title. New wire harness front to back, 93ci dual plugged , topend done about 6 months ago and bike was parked, originally built by charm city choppers, this bike starts runs and rides like brand new. Original unaltered frame, brand new springer front end, PM brakes, new tires, new battery, new wire harness, new super e carb, new bars , new black powdercoated rims, new tires new metal flake blue paint, ... more

1978 Suzuki JR50

Cheswick, Pennsylvania, 150**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$ 8750

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1978 HARLEY DAVIDSON FLH SHOVELHEAD ELECTRAGLIDE SHOVELHEAD

Schenectady, New York, 123**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$ 8950

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1978 Husqvarna

Medina, Ohio, 442**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$ 9300

both bikes excellent condition, stored in temp and humidity controlled garage1978 OR250 made in Sweden is completely accurately restored rare vintage air cooled 2 stroke (rare!) 2005 TC450 made in Italy is original excellent condition liquid cooled 4 stroke electric and kick start option. bikes were used for casual field riding, not racing. price is package deal. back surgery late 50s . finished riding... more

1978 BMW R-Series

Hingham, Massachusetts, 020**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$ 10000

This is a 1978 R100RS Motorsport in very nice condition. One of only 200 sold in the US. One of these sold last week for $26K (premium because it was in a book), but same condition. Tank is perfect and paint overall is very good with no real dings. It was pulled out of storage last fall when I purchased it as a winter project to give it a light restoration and detailing, replaced fluids, checked valve timing, replaced choke cables and fuel lines, replaced a few bulbs and cleaned up carbs. It ... more

1978 Kawasaki KZ1000A

Fort Myers, Florida, 339**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$ 10350

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Honda xl175 xl 175 1978 with v5 running project spares or repairs

Leicester, LE2***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 360

here is a1978 honda xl175. the bike is registered in the uk. the bike runs fine. the end of the kick start shaft has snapped off. we did a repair but its not holding. it isnt welded so it will come to bits fine. tank is very good. front wheel has a dent in the rim. the bike looks very original. we have the v5. we can take in a part ex. there are no more parts to the bike. we will upload a youtube video as soon as. we can help with shipping or collections. 01858791180 or 07867418056. we except ... more

YAMAHA XS250 1978 Original Bike Matching Numbers

Wickford, SS11***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 595

This Yamaha XS250 motorcycle is a rare find for collectors and enthusiasts alike. The bike has been well-maintained previously and still boasts its original blue colour, making it a great addition to any collection I have owned it for a year with the idea of building a collection of bikes but I am now concentrating on my other project??s. It is in very good condition and ran when I received it. The seat lock is missing yet the seat still shuts down ok. It will need fresh petrol to start as it ... more

1978 Honda CM185T Unregistered US Import Barn Find Classic Restoration Project

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 1000

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1978 US import XS750 SPECIAL

Lincoln , LN1***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 1250

1978 US import XS750 SPECIAL
Clock reads 34k. Full restored and requires engine finishing
UK Registered, MOT and Tax exempt
Wheels sprayed, good tyresFrame, stand and battery bay sprayedMudguards resprayedTank resprayed, peacocks rebuilt and lined inline filter and 1 way valves installed Seat welded, fibre glassed and new cover All new decalsFront Fork seals and oil changedNew rear shocksNew batteryNew historic number plateNew headstock and swing arm bearings
Engine sprayed - ... more

SUZUKI RM50 C 1978 2 STROKE KIDS TWINSHOCK MOTOCROSS BIKE RESTORATION*

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 1499

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1978 Honda XL175K5 Unregistered US Import Classic Restoration Project 1978 Honda

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 1600

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1978 Suzuki GS750 Unregistered US Import Classic Restoration Spares Repairs Proj

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 1800

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1978 Suzuki GS750 Unregistered US Import Classic Restoration Project

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 1800

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1978 Yamaha DT250E Unregistered US Import Classic Restoration Project

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 2040

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Honda CB400T Dream. 1978.

Renfrew, PA4***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 2100

This Honda CB400T Dream motorcycle, registered in 1978, is a classic blue beauty with a metallic paint finish. It has a five-speed manual transmission and a chain drive type, with a road tax remaining of 10 months. The bike has had four previous owners, and its mileage is at 4827. The CB400T Dream has a 395cc engine size and a combo start type. It is a presentable item with a V5 registration document available. This motorcycle is perfect for any collector or enthusiast who is looking to add a ... more

1978 Kawasaki KZ650C Unregistered US Import Classic Restoration Project

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 2200

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1978 Kawasaki KZ650B Unregistered US Import Barn Find Classic Restoration Proj

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 2500

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1978 Honda CB 125 Twin

Southport, Lancashire , PR8***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 2500

1978 - Honda CB 125 Twin
This is a very special Honda which has been rebuilt to look like a café racer. I bought like this back in 2021 and don't really have much history on the bike apart from the previous owner dropped the foot pecks a few mil because he couldn't get his leg over
The engine has had an extensive overhaul and rebuild, Starts first time; The bike also rides perfectly as it should do.
The V5C Logbook is also present as you can see in the pictures
Viewing can also ... more

1978 Honda CB400A Hondamatic Unregistered US Import Classic Project

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 2500

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1978 Suzuki GS1000C Unregistered US Import Barn Find Classic Restoration Project

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 2500

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1978 Kawasaki KZ650B Unregistered US Import Barn Find Classic Project

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 2500

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1978 Kawasaki KZ400A Delux Unregistered US Import Classic Restoration Project

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 2500

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1978 Honda GL1000 Goldwing Unregistered US Import Classic Restoration Project

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 2500

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Vintage scrambler Suzuki Sp370 1978

Ipswich, IP2***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 2650

I??ve owned this for 5 years and bought it as an import from the US. It was in a bit of a state but over the years I??ve cleaned it up to what it is now. It??s never had any clocks so I??ve no idea on the mileage, most of these imports are less than 10, 000 miles as they are used as farm bikes in the US. It??s always been a running bike, I??ve used it for local rides and dirt riding also. Great bike to ride. Tax and mot exempt. £60 insurance and £8 to fill it up. Cheap as you like to run. Just... more

1978 Honda CB550K4 classic historic vehicle cafe racer chopper bobber

porth, The Vale of Glamorgan, CF39***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 2750

For sale Honda CB550 Four K, registered as an historic vehicle TAX and MOT exempt Lovely old Honda with 40 plus years under its wheels, runs and rides great, starts on the button Has had complete new front brakesystem, new seat, head bearings and rear tire Hand made stainless steel exhaust system which in my opinion is a work of art Cash on collection
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1978 Honda CB750K SOHC Unregistered US Import Classic Restoration Project

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 2800

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TIDY 1978 SUZUKI RM400 RM 400 BIG BORE RUNNING MX TWO STROKE RM500 RM465

LEICESTERSHIRE, LE9***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 2950

1978 SUZUKI RM400
Frame # RM400-101859
Engine # RM400-101860
Just arrived from sunny CA, USA All taxes and duties have been paid on this machineBeen sat in storage for a while
Very clean machine
Has all new plastics and new seat cover
We've had the bike running but definitely will need a tune up / serviceSelects all its gears perfectly /
Has a nice set of aftermarket curnett rear shcoks fittedExhaust has been repaired and has a cool aftermarket silencer attached
Very ... more

1978 Suzuki GS1000 Unregistered US Import Classic Restoration Project

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 3000

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1978 Honda CB750K Unregistered US Import Classic Restoration Project

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 3000

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1978 Suzuki GS1000E Unregistered US Import Classic Restoration Project

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 3000

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1978 Honda CB550K4 Unregistered US Import Classic Restoration Project

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 3000

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1978 BMW R80 / 7 Boxer Unregistered US Import Classic Restoration Project

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 3000

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Yamaha DT 250 mx 1978

Littlehampton, BN16***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 3250

Dt 250 mx 1978Tax and Mot exempt !
Good condition not mint but good original condition (see pics) nice patina !(not been molested, modified or refurbished in any way) Has had recent service new oil plug and filter etcStarts and rides lovely Could do with fresh set of tyres
Collection onlyAny viewing welcomeDan 07920147227£3250
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1978 Honda CB400T Dream Classic motorcycle

Milford Haven, SA73***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 3750

Honda CB400T Dream motorcycle. Twin cylinder 395cc. 1978 original British model only imported for a matter of months before discontinued in favour of the European style 400N. This is the very rare standard gearbox, not the more common and often hated automatic! Free VEL and MOT exempt. This motorcycle has both electric and kick start and the classic style of British bikes but with the reliability and easy maintenance of the Honda. Originally with a single front disc brake, I felt ... more

Honda GL1000 Gold Wing 1978

Pontypool, New Inn, Torfaen, NP4***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 3750

Very nice UK bike , i have had this a few years and done all the necessary jobs including all fluids and filters , Electronic ignition , belts , tyres ,battery she is ready to ride , its not showroom but very nice for a 47 yr old bike.
Ive also replaced the painted rear mudguard with a nice US chrome one.
8 owners from new
TAX and MOT Exempt
Priced to sell
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1978 Honda CB400 four F2

Preston, PR5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 3920

Selling on behalf of my partner
1978 Honda 400 Four. This bike has been in the family for almost 35 years, and was ridden all around the UK (especially Scotland) on family bike holidays. Around 10 years ago the bike was refurbished and has been in dry storage since, as she got a more modern machine. She is reluctantly selling as she would rather see it in the hands of someone who would care for it and ride it, and because I'd like to reclaim a bit of space in the garage
The bike is in ... more

BMW R80 / 7 1978

leicester, LE3***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 4495

£4495 Ono40700 miles genuine mileage - backed up with MOT, s Historic vehicle tax and MOT exempt
In original unrestored condition, which for a 45 year old bike is outstanding Minor scuffs + scratches as to be expected.
Fitted with S type faring and Krauser rack with panniers + additional Givi top box. These can be removed / fitted in seconds
Only 4 former keepers. The last keeper had it for 20 years and hardly used it. He recommissioned it last year with new points, plugs, ... more

1978 Honda CB400 four F2

Pembroke, SA71***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 4750

Honda 400 / 4 f2 1978.
Excellent original condition. Owned for 6 years. Bought for my wife but she doesn??t use it any more. Hagon rear shocks. Consumables all plenty of life left. Avon road rider tyres. Best colour I think.
I have reconditioned the head and put new piston rings in engine. Hasn??t done many miles since. This bike is faultless and Oil tight. Grab yourself a piece of Honda history. Historic registered so no need for mot. First to see will buy. Please note. This is being ... more

HONDA CR250 1978 2 STROKE TWINSHOCK MOTOCROSS BIKE FULLY RESTORED*

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 7499

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1978 Honda CBX1000 Special MINT Condition

Skipton, BD23***, UNITED KINGDOM

£ 10000

Selling my Honda CBX from my private collection need to downsize it Immaculate showroom condition 2021 had a complete full rebuild including engine etc. and sprayed to current colour, I??ve done less than 1000 miles since new engine fitted I have every receipt and paperwork for the rebuild, added photos so you can see what was done The bike was featured in the spring 2021 edition of CBX rider magazine, I have added photos for you to read as there is a lot of history about this particular bike I... more