The Bike of the Month contest is held monthly at the Vintage Bike OC meet. Qualifying motorcycles must be 30 years old or older. Former Bike of the Month winning bikes are not eligible to win again.
Anyone attending the meet is eligible to enter a qualifying bike in the contest and vote for
their favorite bike. The winning bike is chosen by a popular vote and is featured on the Home page for one month and in this feature article. The Bike of the Month articles are permanent content on the site.
|July 2022 Bike of the Month
Owen Bishop of Laguna Beach with his 1977 Suzuki GT 750
Model: GT 750
Country of Origin: Japan
Engine: 750cc inline 3, 2 stroke
Transmission: 6 speed
Owner: Owen Bishop
City: Laguna Beach
Congratulations to Owen Bishop of Laguna Beach for winning Bike of the Month with his 1977 Suzuki GT 750.
Owen won a plaque provided by Russ Brown Motorcycle Attorneys.
Owen owns and operates Moto 41, www.moto41.com and has won Bike of the Month once before in October 2021
Bike of the Month October 2021 1968 Yamaha YAS1C 125
He placed Second in July 2020 with his 1976 Kawasaki H1 500.
The GT 750 is somewhat rare 3 cylinder, 2 stroke, water-cooled motorcycle. We've only had a few of them at our meet ever.
This bike has 34,000 original miles. Owen completed a full restoration. He specializes in motorcycle and parts restoration with his Moto 41 business.
For more photos including the original condition, visit: www.moto41.com/index/G0000BWCyLBYgCXM
A YouTube video about the Suzuki GT 750 can be found here youtu.be/kpo-bWVLqoY for more information about the model.
Thank you Owen for bringing your 1977 Suzuki GT 750 out for all of us to see. See all the photos in our July Gallery.
|Bike of the Month Gallery
Photo gallery of all the Bike of the Month winners.