BEST IN SHOW 2018 - DAVE DESTLER'S 1950 SUNBEAM
THE CALIFORNIAN CLASSIC MOTORCYCLE SHOW
The competition was fierce this year with numerous special bikes being dusted off especially for the show. Following are the winners of The Californian 2019:
1957 AEROMACCHI CHIMERA
1916 HARLEY DAVIDSON JD
1974 TRIUMPH RICKMAN METISSE
1965 BMW R69S
1972 NORTON COMMANDO
1969 HARLEY DAVIDSON FLH
19XX ARIEL 2X4
1957 NORTON MANX
These are bikes that are painstakingly restored to their original condition. Considerations include paint, mechanics & accessories original to the bike when produced.
These are un-restored motorcycles that represent the period of the date of manufacture. Sure, there may be non-original parts on the bike or a backyard paint job, but the bike as a whole should represent what one could find around the period of the motorcycle's production. Synonyms include "barn find", "original", and "old hunk of junk"
Any motorcycle, of any age, that has been modified for performance reasons, as a piece of art, or to a builder's creative vision.
Any motorcycle, of any age, that represents the development of a bike to make it perform to its max. Road, dirt, street, OEM. Home builds to production factory race bikes.
Any motorcycle of any age that represents a sweet bike that is ridden every day for transportation purposes. Bonuses include battle scars, transpo gear and age.
1ST PLACE IN CATEGORY takes home a custom trophy & blue ribbon
RUNNER UP IN CATEGORY takes home a custom red ribbon