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Overbold Motor Co. Honda CB750

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>Custom<br>• Honda<br>• Motorcycles<p>The Honda CB750 was released in 1969 to fulfil a demand by Honda dealers in the USA for a bigger, …

south garage BMW nerboruta custom motorcycle

apr 25, 2018<p>cecilie manz and kalle nordbo, designer and concept manager of the speaker, explain how the beoplay P6 innovates in terms of sound, …

Redeemed Cycles CB750

Why is that British politicians in Saville Row suits invariably look like scruff bags compared to their Italian or French counterparts? Style, you …

BMW R100S Black Baron by Relic Motorcycles

The owners of Relic Motorcycles know what to ride when it comes to custom bikes, especially co-founder Jonas Sabel. His personal bike clearly …

Onyx Blade: Rough Crafts’ Razor-Sharp Yamaha MT-07

The revival of Yamaha during the last three years has been remarkable. A series of rapid-fire product releases has done wonders for the company’s image, with the biggest boost coming from the MT-07.<p>The sporty 689 cc parallel twin—called the FZ-07 in the US—has sold by the shedload in Western …

Diamond Atelier DA#4 BMW R nineT

Young guns Diamond Atelier burst onto the new wave scene a couple of years ago and somehow managed to build bikes that stand out in a very crowded …

Vagabund Honda CB450

One of our favorite custom motorbikes ever is the spectacular BMW R100R by Vagabond Moto. Today we showcase another work of art by the Austrian duo, …

Motorcycles

Red Rooster: Playing Chicken with the Kawasaki Kz1000

As vintage big fours go, the Kawasaki Kz1000 is as mythical as they come. It’s hailed as one of the granddaddies of the modern superbike; the fastest production motorcycle of its era, with a racing pedigree bar none.<p>This low-slung Kz1000 was a mere shell of its former self, when Rok and Luka of …

Motorcycles

Tougher Than The Rest: Down & Out’s Intimidating T100

Pick a word to describe the stock Triumph Bonneville T100, and we’d say ‘elegant.’ It’s a throwback to 1960s style, right down to the peashooter exhausts and two-tone paint.<p>‘Elegant’ is not the word to describe this new build from Down & Out Café Racers though. ‘Brutal’ is closer to the mark, or …

Honda

Custom Bikes Of The Week

A jaw-dropping Triumph Street Triple concept, an amazing Ducati 900 SS from Benjie’s Cafe Racers, and a Yamaha R15 with Royal Enfield power (yes, really). These are the machines that revved our engines this week.<p><b>Custom Triumph Speed Triple by Tamás Jakus</b> Triumph’s Speed Triple, in stock form, can …

Motorcycles

Bolt From The Blue: North East Custom’s racy R100RS

Vintage BMWs lend themselves to cafe racer builds. So we’re bombarded regularly with hordes of cookie cutter Boxers.<p>But few come close to the style and finish that North East Custom has attained here. Theirs is based on a classic R100RS—and if the stellar blue paint scheme isn’t enough to draw you …

Motorcycles

Custom Bikes of the Week

A Ducati Scrambler with a weird Manga vibe, a Yamaha XJR1300 with monocoque bodywork, and one of the best custom Bonnevilles we’ve seen in years. Check out the motorcycles that revved our engines this week.<p><b>Ducati Scrambler by Vibrazioni Art Design</b> The first motorcycle to capture my imagination as …

Motorcycles

Here's Why I Ride A Harley, And Why You Should Too

I spent a lot of time riding Harley-Davidson bikes this year, most of that through the middle west of America. In Illinois, in the tall grass …

2016 Moto Guzzis: One You Saw Coming, And One Awesome Surprise

Moto Guzzi adds a touch of weird sophistication to every bike they make. It starts with that motor placement, and the individuality just seeps …

Motorcycles

Fiat's new 124 Spider brings old-school Italian driving pleasure to America

This week, Fiat unveiled the company's new 124 Spider at the 2015 LA Auto Show. As a company with a great history of making small, fun-to-drive cars, it's only natural for Fiat to offer customers a dynamic, rear-wheel-drive roadster.<p>The introduction of the Fiat 124 Spider comes just in time to …

Custom Bikes of the Week

A slinky BMW R nineT from Holland, a candy apple red CB550 from the USA, and a Harley Sportster with a Norton Manx tank from Japan. Take your pick right here.<p><b>HPnineT Cafe Racer by High Octane</b>. Everything created by Jeffry Sol and the Dutch High Octane team radiates speed. Like their absolutely mad, …

Motorcycles

Slowly Does It: Hookie’s laid-back Yamaha SR250 SE

Most people associate motorcycles with speed. But this pretty little SR250 SE from Hookie Co. is all about slowing down and enjoying life.<p>With just 20 horsepower on tap, a mid-80s SR250 isn’t going to break any speed records. (Braking is via good old-fashioned drums.) But that’s just fine for Nico …

Anti-gravity

Rough Crafts’ Raked-Out Harley Softail Rocker

If there’s a trend in the custom movement, it’s that form and function are finally starting to play nice. Many builders are now balancing aesthetics with functional mods—and the results can be astounding.<p>That said, we still have a soft spot for custom shops that sacrifice some practicality for the …

Custom Bikes of the Week

This week we’ve got a panhead from superstar Japanese builder Cherry’s Company, a BMW R60 built by a nonprofit organization, and a Kawasaki Ninja that’s part scrambler, part streetfighter.<p><b>Cherry’s Company Chronos</b> Kaichiro Kurosu has been building and repairing the Bar and Shield’s offerings for …

Motorcycles

Perfect 10: Auto Fabrica’s BMW R80

By the late 1980s, the simple, classic styling of most BMW airheads had turned gawky. The R80 RT was especially afflicted: its enormous fairing and sticky-out mirrors pleased the long-distance riders, but few others.<p>Thirty years later, this makes the BMW R80 a prime candidate for the Auto Fabrica …

Desert Flower: möto Dubai’s Royal Enfield Bullet

You’re more likely to spot an exotic sports car in Dubai than a classic custom motorcycle. Still, the bustling desert oasis hosts an eclectic blend of people—and a blossoming custom scene.<p>It’s also the home of möto Dubai: a relatively young outfit that recently took top honours in the recent Bikers …

Motorcycles

Café Español: Tamarit's custom Triumph Thruxton

Owners of Triumph’s modern classics are spoilt for choice when it comes to kitting them out. Dozens of suppliers offer bolt-on bits for Hinckley twins, but this one’s only just popped up on our radar: Tamarit Spanish Motorcycles.<p>Based in the port city of Alicante, Tamarit have been operating for a …

Kevils' timeless BMW R100 Scrambler

Custom BMWs are all the rage right now. But one workshop in England was producing stunning airheads way before they were cool.<p>Kev Hill and his crew at Kevil’s Speed Shop have been at it for six years, and over seventy builds have rolled out of the workshop in picturesque Devon. So they know their …

Chvrches Announce Every Open Eye

<i>Photo by Danny Clinch</i><p><b>Update (9:33 a.m., 7/16)</b>: During their set at Ottawa Bluesfest, Chvrches performed album cuts "Make Them Gold", "Leave a Trace", and "Clearest Blue". Watch fan-shot videos of the songs below, via Spin.<p>Chvrches have announced new album <i>Every Open Eye</i>, the follow-up to 2013's <i>The</i> …

Music Festivals

16 of the Greatest American Race Cars of All Time

Racing is in America's blood. This country has created some of the boldest, most successful, and most innovative racecars in history. Here are 16 of our favorites—and they only scratch the surface of America's rich racing heritage.<p>Racing is in America's blood. This country has created some of the …

Sports Cars

Factory Fresh: Auto Fabrica's super clean SR400

At a glance, Yamaha’s re-issued SR400 is virtually indistinguishable from its vintage counterparts. Which is probably why it’s so popular.<p>It has all the charm associated with the iconic SR designation, with the added benefits of fuel injection and ‘new bike’ reliability. A combination that led Auto …