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June 22, 2021

26 Vintage Motorcycle Ads From the Seventies

The seventies was a decade of cool motorcycles, but wacky, corny and overtly sexist advertisements, as they were, like in the sixties, made to target the male consumers. On the cover there was usually a pair of a typical 70’s style macho dude, dressed in an open leather jacket, a collared blue shirt, bell-bottom trousers and heeled boots and a groovy chick in sexy clothes. The selling feature here was, undoubtedly, getting a motorcycle equaled to a man’s sure ticket to getting the ladies.

Take a look back through these 26 vintage ads below:






























3 comments:

  1. This site has no room to chastise others about being overtly sexist.

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    1. That is for sure!
      One post down they are showing most of the breasts of an underage girl even!

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  2. I wanted the Ducati but ended up buying a Honda Gl 1000 ... what went wrong along the way.

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