«Hard to find, nice to see», an exposition you cannot miss out on …
Every year, the organizers of the Bikers'Classics move heaven and earth to find and gather exceptional, emblematic or even "historical" motorcycles. Edition after edition these gems contribute to the success of the event, which is described by specialists as the biggest event in Europe in its genre.
For the 15th edition, which will take place on 30 June and 1 and 2 July in Spa-Francorchamps, they propose an exhibition with a most promising name: "Hard to find, nice to see", in collaboration with the Amicale Spirit of Speed. Let's just say that there will be very exceptional and rare motorcycles. Below a random selection :
- Kawasaki MotoGP ZX-RR 2004 ex-Alex Hoffmann
- Yamaha 500 YZR 0W81 1986 ex-Eddie Lawson
- Yamaha 500 YZR 0WL9 1995 ex-Norifumi Abe
- Ducati 500 GP 1971 ex-Phil Read (of which only three were produced)
- Suzuki Heron XR70RV 1986 ex-Kevin Schwantz / Niall MacKenzie
- RB 80 1986 ex-Paul Bordes (only two produced)
- Suzuki 500 TGA-1 1984 team Gallina
- Ducati 1098 Factory WSBK 2010 ex-Régis Laconi
- Suzuki 750 TR XR11 1976 ex-Alex George
An unforgettable exhibition on the roof of the pit building!
The Best Of Show 2017
For the third time, the Amicale Spirit of Speed organizes a "Best of Show" for motorcycles participatin at the Bikers'Classics. To be admitted to this competition, the machines must meet well-defined criteria such as authenticity, original and general state, history, documentation that accompanies them and proof of their course. For example, replicas and special editions are not allowed, also machines of professionals (restaurers, dealers, ...) are not allowed for the contest.
Een jury samengesteld uit verzamelaars, professionals en beroemdheden zal de motoren op zaterdag tussen 9u en 10u30 keuren, en dan nogmaals tussen 13u en 15u op de stand van de Amicale Spirit of Speed. Er zullen verschillende categorieën beloond worden. De prijsuitreiking vindt plaats op zaterdag om 16u30 op een locatie die ter plekke zal gecommuniceerd worden.
A jury composed of collectors, professionals and celebrities will examin the machines on Saturday day from 9 am to 10:30 and then again between 13:00 and 15:00 on the stand of the Amicale Spirit of Speed. Differend categories will be awarded. The prize ceremony takes place on Saturday at 4.30 pm at a location that will be communicated on-site.