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Cape Motorbike Club stripWelcome to the online home of the Classic Motorcycle Club of the Western Cape in South Africa.

Our club was established in 1996 and is dedicated to preserving and enjoying all types of classic motor cycle through owning, maintaining and restoring these wonderful machines. Mostly our club members enjoy themselves by keeping their motorbikes where they belong … on the great twisty roads of the Western Cape.

Monthly club meetings are held at the Tokai Library on the last Saturday of each month (except in December) that usually start at 13H30 with a chat and a boerie roll braai (or barbecue to the uninitiated), followed by a short meeting which often includes presentations, advice and talks on a variety of topics related to motor cycles.

New members and visitors are most welcome to come along and join in at any time. Even if you don’t ride yet or you ride a modern bike you’re very welcome. To get in touch with the club directly please click here

For the latest information in the club’s Google Group and to receive club emails
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Recent Articles

Cape Point ride video

We got some nice slow motion videos from the classic motorcycle club ride around the Cape peninsula, check them out below:  

Classic Peninsula Run, April 2014

Sometimes the simplest pleasures are the most rewarding … This mornings Cape Classic club run was the simple and classic Cape Peninsula tour via Silvermine down to Scarborough and then along into Simons Town. The weather was immaculate, clear skies, … Continue reading

Century Run to Oudtshoorn with the Triumph Owners Club

Many of our members have heard me wax lyrical about the ride to Oudtshoorn with the Triumph Owners Club – and wondered (I am sure) what the fuss was about. Well – on Thursday 6 February I met Howard at … Continue reading

End of Year Braai 2013

The Club sponsored our end of year function ; a braai at Pardekloof on a windy day. It was many hands make light work, Martin provided a nice VW uber combi,  and we took chairs tables food drinks , ice … Continue reading

BMW r 50/2 restoration project cape town

On the very last day of 2013 Mike and I began a restoration project on my beloved 1961 R 50/2 originally acquired from Westville Police in 1986 (I’m the second owner). My dad and I had restored the bike in … Continue reading