Whether you’re just tinkering with the idea of it, or planning your first restoration, Motorcycle Restoration: Mindsets and Realities will get you pointed in the right direction. This guide provides you with insight into each stage of planning, executing and completing your restoration project. Whether it’s an old Brit, vintage American iron or a Japanese relic recently rediscovered, you’ll soon be on your way to making your dream a reality.
From basic tools, solutions and accessories to have on hand; to sourcing replacement parts and planning ahead, Motorcycle Restoration gives you the wherewithal to begin and finish a first-rate restoration regardless of your skill and experience level.
As the publisher of Sound RIDER!, author Tom Mehren has restored a number of motorcycles over the years and interviewed dozens of business owners who provide restoration services. He also curates the Northwest Motorcycle Display each year during the Cycle World International Motorcycle Show in Seattle.