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I found a Puch!

Discussion in 'Moto Club' started by Easterbrook, Jul 19, 2008.


  1. Easterbrook

    Easterbrook
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    Wagon Burner

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    I was walking down the street a few days ago when I saw this fine example of Austrian craftsmanship. I had never heard of a Puch before, but it made me laugh so I took some pictures. Does anybody have a guess at a year for this bike?


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  2. bangelo

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    MAC dADDY

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    Looks like an 81' Good find.
     

  3. fnfalman

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    Chicks Dig It

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    Puch made more than just mopeds, they also make some killer trucks and offroaders. The Pingauzer comes to mind. Probably the only true rival to the Mercedes UNIMOG.
     
  4. kengps

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    Puch made motocross bikes also. They were in the mid-70's I believe. As I recall they were unique in that one model, a 250 IIRC had two carbs.
     
  5. J.P.

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    Cool!

    I *think* have a Puch 10-speed somewhere I think.....if I still have it, it's been in storage for many years. I need to drag it out and clean it up.