The cleaning begins the Honda XL250 rebuild….

Cleaning this Honda XL250 is the first work that Kami has ever done on a bike...

Cleaning this Honda XL250 is the first work that Kami has ever done on a bike…

The Honda XL250 has been in the shop for the past week, awaiting the beginning of the build.  I was chomping at the bit to get going, but waited for Kami to come down to the shop before getting started.  I wanted to make sure she was a part of each and every step of the process… Read More …

1972 Honda XL250…the new project

The previous owner kick starts the Honda XL250...

The previous owner kick starts the Honda XL250…

A while back, Kami expressed interest in learning to ride a bike.  It never seemed appealing to her while in the city, but having the space in Vermont, and its relative safety, she seemed to change her tune.  I didn’t hesitate for a second, and after some searching on Craigslist, I quickly headed down to southern New Hampshire to pick up this awesome 1972 Honda XL250… Read More …