Is Craigslist safe to buy motorcycles anymore? Writing this post pains me a little bit, because I literally grew up on Craigslist when it came to motorcycles. My first bike came from Craigslist – a non-running Kawasaki KZ440 that I pushed home about 2 miles.
After that, I had a litany of buys and sells through Craigslist resulting in dozens of motorcycles over the years. I lived in San Francisco during this early period, which was really the birthplace of Craigslist itself. Hence, I knew Craigslist when it was just an innocent kid living in the peaceful loving San Francisco Bay Area.
Then Craigslist grew up (or grew creepy), I am not sure which.
I think part of the downward spiral began when the site truly went national with a specific Craigslist page for every state and city in the country. In some ways, this probably attracted a criminal element, recognizing that…
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