Custom 63 Honda C110 “Jolie laide” is a “Ugly beautiful” motorcycle, built by French customizer “Dauphine-Lamarck”, who specializes in Honda motorcycles from 60-80s. Philippe Ricaud found a donor of 1963 / on the Internet and bought it for only $ 50. The engine was inoperative, but, generally, the bike had a decent condition.
“This is my new time machine,” say’s DL’s Philippe Ricaud. “It’s a 1963 C110 that eats 125s for breakfast. I brought this bike on the internet for $50. The engine was dead but the overall condition of the frame was rather good so I took her home.”
Project details of Honda C110 “Jolie laide”:
Donor: Honda C110 1963
Engine: rebuilt, pistons S65, 16mm carburetor
Maximum speed: 95 km / h
Suspension: native plug, shortened and altered
New steering wheel + handles Takegawa