BRIDGESTONE MOTORCYCLES

Model years: 1952–1973
Displacements: 350cc, 175cc, 100cc, 90cc, 60cc, 50cc
Origin: Japan (all parts & bikes), USA (late-model bikes)

While many of today's motorcyclists learned to ride on a Bridgestone, the bikes themselves are now fairly uncommon, though not extremely rare. These WWW pages, established Aug 1995, are an archive of information about Bridgestone motorcycles. Your contributions are welcome.

Recent updates:
06 May 2018 - Added Rockford history article
16 Aug 2017 - Added OCR'd PDFs of Australian sales brochures and magazine articles; huge thanks to Ray Kinch for the original scans!

Content hosted here:

Links to other Bridgestone-related resources:

If you want to connect with other Bridgestone enthusiasts online, you should consider joining and posting to the following forums:


The owner/creator of this site is Mike Brown. Any technical questions, opinions on the value of your bike, parts requests, etc. should go to Richard Clark, the foremost authority on Bridgestone motorcycles. Use his forum (Richard's Relics; see link above) or his contact information on the "Where to get Bridgestone parts" page of this site.