The Vintage Motorcycle Road Test Library

Category Archives: Maico

1971 Maico 400 Motocross road test

History of Motocross, from Cycle World 1971

Coming soon: Clip ons designed, manufactured, and assembled in USA

Because I’m selfish, the first prototype will be 33mm to fit my GS450, but then we’ll do a run of whichever size gets the most votes in the poll by the end of March 2014.  With fast & free shipping of course.

33mm clipons

1985 MX Comparison Test: Can-Am 250MX LC vs Husqvarna 250CR vs KTM 250MX vs M-Star GM250 vs Kawasaki KX250

As printed in Cycle World, 1985.  Original in store

1977 Maico WR 450 XC Cross Country road test

As printed in Cycle, 1977.  Original available here

1980 Maico 250 Mag-3 off road test

As printed in Cycle, 1980. Original copy available here

1975 Maico MD 250 road test

As printed in Cycle, 1975.   Original copy available here

1975 Enduro Test: Rokon 340RT, Penton 400, Maico 450, Husqvarna 400WR, Bultaco 360 Frontera

As printed in Motorcyclist, 1975.   Original copy available here

1976 Maico MC400-5 Motocross off road test

As published in Cycle Magazine, 1976.  Original hard copy in the store

1979 Maico Magnum 450 off road test

As published in “Cycle” magazine, October 1979


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