Must-have for motorbike enthusiasts!

Dust off your leathers and spring clean your classic… it’s time to get out on the road!

And if you’re stuck for somewhere to go, the Vintage & Classic Motorcycle Club (VMCC) has the answer, offering some perfect days out – and so much more – with its new publication, Vintage and Classic Motorcycle Diary of 1000 Rides 2023.

Motorbike enthusiasts of all ages will enjoy browsing through this bookazine’s 132 pages.

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It’s packed with information on 1300 rides and biking events you can enjoy this year, carefully selected for you by the VMCC, Britain’s biggest club for owners of classic bikes. It welcomes all machines that are more than 25 years old and has more than 13,500 members. Dozens of local VMCC sections organise runs, ride-outs, pub meets and more – there’s bound to be one near you where you can meet friends old and new, share the joy and freedom of classic motorcycling and feel the wind on your face as we head into summer.

And if you’re thinking of taking the plunge into the classic motorcycling lifestyle, The Diary of 1000 Rides is brimming with advice on buying your first classic bike – the joys and pitfalls, where to buy spares, and how much to spend.

As a bonus, there are other features from Vintage & Classic Motorcycle, the VMCC’s monthly magazine – from crossing South America by Norton to restoring a Kawasaki Z1000.

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Diary of 1000 Rides is your gateway into the world of the VMCC – its members love old bikes, and they want to share the love with you!

Vintage and Classic Motorcycle Diary of 1000 Rides 2023 by Peter Henshaw retails at £9.99 and is available to order from

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