Rainer Thom

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This Forest Walkway In Denmark Spirals 150-Feet Above The Ground To Offer Stunning Views

It is hard not to think of the High Line when looking at illustrations of architecture firm Effekt’s Camp Adventure Park Observation Tower. Opened in …

Adventure Park

Better than CX: Freeride’s wild Honda CX650 scrambler

We all know the Honda CX500. It’s been the gateway drug for many into the custom scene: a cheap and reliable V-twin, with a gawky frame just begging for a session with the Sawzall.<p>We don’t often see the CX650 though. Introduced in 1983, the CX500’s big brother offered more power, similar economy, …

Motorcycles

(Some) Assembly Required: BAAK’s easy-build BMW R nineT

There are a handful of modern motorcycles that really lend themselves to customization. And if you pick the right one, you might not even have to get your hands <i>that</i> dirty.<p>And that’s fair enough. Although we all swoon at the fabrication skills of rock star bike builders, not everyone has the ability …

27 unfassbar schöne Orte in Deutschland, die du 2018 besuchen musst

Reise-Inspiration pur.

NCT Motorcycles Produces A Track Ready Transverse Twin That Commands Everyone's Attention

Building a bike with appeal that fires on all cylinders can be a challenge for custom shops, as creations can easily fall from their design balance …

Street Smarts: A Harley-Davidson Street 750 makeover

Everyone has an opinion on the Harley-Davidson Street 750, but that hasn’t stopped it from being a big seller for the American marque. And most customizers who have spun spanners on the Street will say one thing: lurking under all the nitpicks is a pretty decent motorcycle.<p>Which is why Colin …

BMW K100 From Russia

There is more than Fabergé eggs in Moscow<p>Not very much is known about the Russian cafe racer scene, but sometimes little gems unexpectedly pop to the …

Motorcycles

Honoring The Icon: Ton-up Garage’s Honda CB500 Four

Honda CB Fours have become so popular in the modern custom scene, we’ve almost forgotten what a big deal they were back in the day. Which is a shame; the CB750 is widely considered to be the first UJM and the first ‘superbike,’ and even has a place in the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame.<p>This heritage …

BMW G310 Street Tracker

These pictures are probably the first from a whole photo shoot, and I'm sure that we can expect more pictures and information about this BMW G310R …

BMW G310R Cafe Racer by CRD

These pictures are probably the first from a whole photo shoot, and I’m sure that we can expect more pictures and information about this BMW G310R …

KM22: Every great custom Guzzi, distilled into one

If there was ever a blueprint for the ultimate Moto Guzzi cafe racer, this is it. Kaffeemaschine’s latest build has the perfect stance, the perfect tank, and that iconic engine—blacked out, which of course draws even more attention to it.<p>Builder Axel Budde has been tantalizing us with his Le …

Royal Enfield Beach Tracker

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>Indian<br>• Motorcycles<br>• Tracker<p>The Royal Enfield Bullet is the longest running production motorcycle in the world, the first …

Unkonventionell: A BMW R nineT from 2LOUD

For custom builders, the BMW R nineT is the motorcycling equivalent of Plasticene. It can be pushed and pulled and reshaped in any direction, because it’s easy to take apart: the frame is in four pieces, and the wiring loom is in three pieces.<p>Since 2013 we’ve catalogued every significant custom R …

The Riverside by New Frontier Tiny Homes

This stunning, Scandinavian-inspired tiny house is by New Frontier Tiny Homes of Nashville, Tennessee.<p>Called the Riverside, this 246 sq ft home is a …

Buffed: A Muscular Bonneville T120 from Old Empire

The phones ran hot at Old Empire Motorcycles after they released their T120 collaboration with Triumph last year. So the English workshop decided to build a more useable and refined version, with similar aesthetics—and creature comforts like lights.<p>Here it is, and very classy it looks too: a …

Black Art: A different way to build a Triumph Bobber

The factory Bonneville Bobber has been a staggering success. In the first month of its launch, it became the fastest-selling motorcycle in the 115-year history of the marque.<p>But there’s more than one way to bob a Triumph. This compact, chunky machine comes from BAAK Motocyclettes of Lyon in France, …

Manchester

Suits you, Sir: Triumph T120 by Old Empire Motorcycles

There’s something quintessentially English about Old Empire Motorcycles. The quirky name is matched to an instantly recognizable signature style; you can spot an OEM build just like you can spot a Wrenchmonkees or Classified Moto bike, but the style is almost impossible to emulate.<p>Alec Sharp and …

Motorcycles

This Hammerhead Inspired BMW R100 Boxer Is A Rebel Street Predator

There’s nothing like an air-cooled BMW to really help lift our spirits on high. Not only have they been around for quite some time, but they’re …

The Hemi-Powered 1969 Dodge Charger 'Defector' Took Over 4,700 Hours To Build

Some of the absolute best car customizations are the ones that require a keen eye to decipher how much work was put into them. And that’s exactly the …

This BMW R80RT Is A Rebellious Cafe Racer Built For Urban Assault

For someone who didn’t even own a motorcycle workshop at the time he began piecing together this clean rebuild of a 1993 ex-police BMW R80RT, Mark …

Motorcycles

Here's Your Chance To Own Steve Jobs' Very Own BMW Z8 Convertible

We all know Steve Jobs as the mastermind behind one of the most formidable tech companies around today. However, not a whole lot of us remember Jobs …

The Yosemite A-Frame Is The Perfect Cabin For A Mountain Getaway

A relaxing vacation requires a fine balance between a change of scenery, and comfort. This A-Frame in Yosemite, California walks that line …

National Parks

Garage Plan 45121

If you find this plan featured on a competitor's web site at a lower price (advertised OR special promotion price), we will beat the competitor's …

Snohetta's Underwater Restaurant In Norway Boasts An Otherworldly Dining Experience

Seaside restaurants are great and all, but how about reserving a table for two in the deep blue sea? New York and Oslo-based architectural firm …

Airstream's Gorgeous 27ft Globetrotter Is The Most Luxurious Way To Live Off The Grid

Airstream Globetrotter Camper Trailer<p>Posted in Living<p>Over the years we’ve all grown to know and love Airstream for their sleek aluminum camper …

Globetrotter 2018 Overview

X-Wing: Rodsmith Gets Carried Away With a Honda Gold Wing

Craig Rodsmith is one of the elite few that truly deserves to have an ego…but doesn’t. According to photographer Grant Schwingle, the Australian metal-shaping guru has a tendency to sell himself short, and had to be pried for details on this stunning Honda Gold Wing.<p>Based in Illinois, USA, Craig …

The Supercharged 1969 Camaro G-Code Is A 1,000 HP Street Menace

Few American muscle cars are as iconic as the Chevy Camaro. Functioning fine all on its own, it’s still always a treat when we come across something …

Honda CB550 Cafe Racer by Chris Brennan

I’m happy to post another cool build by a true shed builder. It’s build by Chris Brennan and based on a 1978 Honda CB550. Chris was looking at this …

Relive Those Drive-In Glory Days With This Immaculate 1969 Dodge Super Bee

Recently resurrected as a ‘tribute trim’ for select production years of the Charger, the Super Bee originally got its start as a domestic muscle car …

Classic Cars