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Offline RobC

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Drysdale V8 still AWOL
« on: October 05, 2020, 08:51:26 pm »
https://thekneeslider.com/ian-drysdale-wants-to-know-if-youve-seen-this-v8-motorcycle-because-its-still-missing/
"Five years ago, the Drysdale V8 motorcycle shown in the photo above, was stolen from its owner in Melbourne, Australia. It was chained to another motorcycle, but the chain was cut and only the Drysdale was taken, the other bike was left behind. This wasn’t random, it appears to be a classic “stolen to order” operation.

We wrote about the bike here and it wasn’t long afterwards, it disappeared."
https://thekneeslider.com/ian-drysdale-builds-the-first-of-five-drysdale-1000-v8s/
 

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Re: Drysdale V8 still AWOL
« Reply #1 on: October 05, 2020, 09:43:20 pm »
Wow! That’s a horrible crime!
 

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Re: Drysdale V8 still AWOL
« Reply #2 on: October 05, 2020, 11:33:57 pm »
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Re: Drysdale V8 still AWOL
« Reply #3 on: October 06, 2020, 08:08:20 am »
What can a thief do with such a unique bike?

Put it on show? Advertise it for sale? Or part it for spares?  ???
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Re: Drysdale V8 still AWOL
« Reply #4 on: October 06, 2020, 09:12:57 am »
Like stolen art, the thief just admires it in secret, knowing they have something that everybody wants and can't have.
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