"The eighties in bike culture was a story of Japanese dominance and technical innovation. European brands suffered greatly from the explosion in popularity of fast, reliable and colourful machines coming out of the far east, which were rooted in high "
Honda – Mentalism
We’re huge Honda fans here at Influx. We make no secret of it. We’ve owned a few Hondas between us over the years, and each vehicle – from monkey bike to Civic estate: has been at heart a passionately engineered, fun-to-own specimen of veh-hicklehood.
So when we stumbled across this promo shot of Honda’s bike range from the early eighties, we’d thought we’d share the colourful panoply from the Dream Factory. There was a colourful correctness to the bikes of the era that was bang on-message. Fun.
And while you’re there, check out the Japanese promo from the same period. We had no idea another set of early eighties superstars represented the brand with so much nuttiness. Madness.
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