Time capsule: iconic Java motorcycle without mileage detected


In the Kirovograd region, a perfectly preserved 1991 Java 350 motorcycle was discovered. For almost three decades, he never drove on the roads, because on the odometer mileage – “gauge” 4 km.

The famous blogger Roma Urraco spoke about an interesting find. It turned out that initially this Java 350 was supposed to end up in Cuba, but its fate was different.

The owner of the motorcycle studied in Leningrad, where she met a student from Cuba. The yard was the beginning of the 90s and together they decided to organize a business – to resell Java motorcycles in Cuba, where they were much more expensive.

One Java 350 managed to be sent to Liberty Island, and then problems arose. The second motorcycle came to Ukraine, where it was not even registered, but placed in a garage for storage.

Java is perfectly preserved and even documents remained for its purchase for 1,100 Soviet rubles. Moreover, even the Velorex-562 stroller was later acquired. Recall that the Java 350 is equipped with a two-stroke 343 cc engine with a capacity of 26 liters. from. Without a stroller, it develops 128 km / h.