XLCR | Posted on February 8, 2013

By Ian Solley

I was 17 in 1977 when this bike was made, and other than being in The Clash, it was what I wanted most in the world.  Sadly I couldn’t afford it and so I bought an AMF 125cc Harley, which was my first proper bike.

So when I saw this bike on EBay a few years back – unrestored but ready to ride and well looked after, I couldn’t resist it.  I have put a 1000 miles on it since and still love taking it out on a summers day.  I have sort of plans to customise it but I suspect I wont….well not for a while anyway.

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