biography

Richard Barsotti was born in Rahway, NJ in 1948. Graduate of Moravian College in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania with Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees. Since 1985 he has lived in Vermont on the border of the Northeast Kingdom. He taught high school Physics, Chemistry and Biology from introductory to calculus-based levels. He left teaching in June of 2000 to begin fulltime motorcycle restoration. Wasted Spark Motorcycles is located in East Topsham, Vermont.  To date, he has 26 years experience. Photo taken by a friend after we started his 1958 Harley-Davidson KR flat-tracker.

Club Member:
Antique Motorcycle Club of America
BMW Veteran Motorcycle Club of America

Vincent Owners Club


Authorized Dealer: V-Twin Manufacturing; Colony Machine; Andrews Products, Bench Mark Works, British Cycle Supply, Old Dude, Coventry Spares

in the beginning . . .