1986 Honda Gyro

1986 Honda Gyro

Description

Honda introduced the Gyro in Japan in 1982. In Japan, the Gyro name refers to Honda’s family of seven tilting three wheeled scooters.

This particular variation was developed and patented by George Wallis of G.L.Wallis & Son in Surbiton, Surrey in 1966. It was first marketed in the failed BSA Ariel 3 of 1970, then licensed to Honda.

Part of the collection of Harry Kraemer's rare 3 wheel vehicles.

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Award history

2016
Third Place Modern Import Motorcycle at KGAI Open House


Equipment Specifications
Year1986
ManufacturerHonda
ModelGyro S
LocationFlymall, Maryland
Detailed Information
Detailed Description
This 1986 Honda Gyro S is all original and unrestored. The three wheel design was developed and patented by George Wallis in 1966. It was then marketed by BSA with the failed 1970 Ariel-3. The license was then sold to Honda. Honda has built seven vehicles with this configuration. The first, the Stream was introduced in 1981, followed closely by three other personal transport versions, the Joy, Just, and Road Fox (my bike). All were short-lived, but the cargo-oriented Gyro line that begun in 1982 found a ready market, with all three variants still in production to this day in Japan…
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