Ye Olde Cycle Shoppe

The Vintage Motorcycle Road Test Library

Category Archives: Ossa

1971 Ossa Pioneer 250 road test

From Cycle World, 1971.

History of Motocross, from Cycle World 1971

History of Ossa – from Cycle World, 1969

1970 OSSA 250 Stiletto road test

FAQ: Does Ye Olde Cycle Shoppe sell gift cards?

It’s hard to know exactly what someone wants for a birthday or holiday.  Fortunately, even though we don’t have our own gift cards for sale, since we use multiple vendor channels for our products and road tests, there are a lot of options for gift cards which will likely fit your needs.  Here’s how it works:

T-shirts are sold mainly through our Spreadshirt store, here:   A Spreadshirt gift card can be purchased here:

Spreadshirt gift certificate

T-shirts are also available in our Zazzle store, which seems to have better shipping & currency options for non- U.S. customers, here:   A Zazzle gift card can be purchased here:

zazzle gift

We use our CafePress store for other items, like mugs, posters, mouse pads, garage wall peels, etc.  There are also a few t-shirts there:    You can find CafePress gift cards here:

cafe press gift

Road Tests and magazine articles are in our Ebay store, here:   This is also where I hock any motorcycle parts when I’m working on a project bike.  Ebay gift cards can be purchased here:

ebay gift

Hopefully this helps everyone get what they want this year!

1975 Ossa 250 Super Pioneer Road Test

As printed in Motorcyclist, 1975.   Original copy available here

1969 Ossa Pioneer 250 road test

As published in Cycle magazine, 1969.