Wednesday, July 25, 2007 Restoring a BMW R69US for Charity

Walneck’s Classic Cycle is restoring a BMW R69US motorcycle to its original glory and will auction it July 28, 2007 at the AMA Vintage Cycle Days show and auction. All proceeds will benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Visit the site to see videos , builders notes, and tons of photos of the full restoration of the BMW R69US.

If you’re attending the show, consider going to the Walneck’s Charity dinner to benefit JDRF, Friday, July 27, 2007 at the Deer Ridge Golf Club, Bellville, Ohio starting at 5pm. Tickets are $50, with half the proceeds going to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Meet VIPs such as Buzz Walnecks and cycle film director Peter Starr, and get a chance to bid in the silent auction for BMW memorabilia from the bike.

Bid On-Line now at Shipping is provided to the winning bidder by JC Motors transport company. Or come out to the live auction event, 5pm, July 28, 2007.
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Anonymous said...

Hi. Today is July 30th and I was wondering how the auction was for the restored bike. Do you have information on the success of the charity dinner?

Anonymous said...

The bike sold at auction for $20,000, and I believe the amount raised at the dinner was approximately $3600.
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