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mecum-midamericaIf you’re into older motorcycles, then there’s nothing more entertaining than scouring the rows of bikes on a quest to find the best of the best at MidAmerica Auctions’ Vintage Motorcycle Auction. From perfect-looking John Player Nortons to vintage Triumph SpeedTwins to Royal Enfield Bullets, the machines on display at Mecum MidAmerica Auctions’ Vintage Motorcycle Auction are always the cream of the crop, meticulously judged on things that matter, like period-correctness, attention to detail and overall aesthetics, among others. For most cycle enthusiasts, though, the real treat is just walking around such nice old bikes, picking out details and appreciating that the past can still come alive today.

Bikes from the ’60s and earlier can be very beautiful and rewarding, but they can also be fragile and temperamental. Never buy a vintage bike on a whim. First, do your research. Bargains are rare, and a cheap vintage bike is probably missing a lot of key parts. And be honest about your abilities and enthusiasm for upkeep. Don’t get a vintage bike with the expectation of using it for daily commuting, unless you’re a highly skilled mechanic.

Once you get a feel for what you want, you won’t want to miss out on the chance to bid on over 500 dream vintage bikes at one of the upcoming spectacular events:

Mecum MidAmerica Auction in Las Vegas, Nevada
Try your luck “Vegas style” and bid on the vintage bike of your choice at the Vegas MidAmerica Auctions’ Vintage Motorcycle Auction held every year in Las Vegas.

Or check out the Harrisburg Motorcycle Auction in Harrisburg PA at the end of July

And when you win your bid at the auctions, then you’ll want to call the official transporter for all Mecum MidAmerica Auctions’ Vintage Motorcycle Auctions, HaulBikes Motorcycle Transport at 1-888-HAULBIKES, to ship your dream purchase back home.

Ship your classic motorcycle auction bike home in style

Whether you’re auctioning off your own beloved vintage cycle, or you’re bidding and buying your own vintage dream bike, HaulBikes takes care of the rest with motorcycle shipping experts who treat your classic bike like their very own. HaulBikes offers:

• Veteran drivers who are motorcycle riders themselves and know how to handle bikes
• A special strapping system specifically designed for motorcycle transportation
• Enclosed trailers to keep your bike secure from weather to and from any Mecum MidAmerica Auctions’ Vintage Motorcycle Auctions
• A rate that includes insurance
• References and testimonials from other satisfied customers
• Delivery of a ready-to-go product with fluids intact and battery connected

HaulBikes will warehouse your bike in an insured, climate controlled facility between transportation movements from check-in to checkout at any Mecum MidAmerica Auctions’ Vintage Motorcycle Auction. Learn more about shipping your vintage bike purchase home with the official transporters of the auction and the people who the experts rely on to ship their bikes, such as Harley-Davidson, Honda, and Buell – HaulBikes.


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