Retro Riding

By clasqm | Because riding a slow motorcycle quickly is more fun than riding a quick motorcycle slowly.

Wang's Gelande Strasse

A tribute to the <i>R86 Scrabler</i> by <i>Wang Motorcycles:</i><p>R80GS frame, R65 engine and gearbox, Siebenrock 860cc big bore with asymmetrical camshaft.<p>Other main …

Motorcycles

“Project Mayhem” – 2013 Triumph Bonneville Custom

Modern retros are extremely popular at the moment and it’s not hard to see why. These bikes come with classic vintage aesthetics, the reliability of …

Motorcycles

Clean Survivor – 1977 Yamaha RD400

In 1976, Yamaha made the RD350 a little bigger with a displacement bump up to 399cc. Thanks to 44 horsepower, the hooligan motorcycle du jour was …

Motorcycles

GSX400 Impulse

1994 Suzuki GSX400 Tracker by <i>November Customs</i><p>The front end consists of Kawasaki ZX10R forks and bottom yoke modded for the original GSX stem so it …

Motorcycles

The Indian Scout is cleverly packaged, compact and light with a 643mm seat height

SCRAPING BY<p>Disturbing dashcam footage shows driver refusing to pull over on motorway after her tyre EXPLODES<p>PODIUM READY<p>Lamborghini Huracan 620 …

Classic Cars

Custom Royal Enfield Classic 350 Wears a Retro Charmer Look

The custom Royal Enfield Classic 350 motorcycle received new headlamp cowl, wider fuel tank and café racer seat and new wheels<p>What was once a rusty …

Motorcycles

Ducati Scrambler lookalike Lifan Hunter 125 launched in Thailand

<b>South East Asia has become a hotbed for minibikes shaped like Ducati motorcycles.</b>Chinese company Lifan has announced the Lifan Hunter 125 in …

Motorcycles

Retrospective: 1983-1985 Honda CB650SC Nighthawk

This Nighthawk was truly a marvel of good looks and efficiency when it appeared in 1983. Good lines, good paint, cast alloy wheels, megaphone-styled …

Motorcycles

The Only 12 Six-Cylinder Bikes Ever Built

The Silver bullet

1978 R100RS custom rebuilt by <i>XTR Pepo</i> for the Spanish magazine <i>Revival of the Machine</i><p>Photos by Diego Bermúdez<p>Share this:<p><b>Next</b> You are viewing Most …

Motorcycles

Nice Price – 1978 Yamaha SR500

The seller doesn’t give much information about this bike, but he/she says it “starts, runs, and handles beautifully.” For $1,950 or best offer, I …

Motorcycles

TRIALS & TRIBULATIONS. Rémy Vivien’s 1946 Terrot RGAS

<i>Written by Marlon Slack.</i><p>Rémy Vivien builds motorcycles in his spare time out of his workshop in Alsace, France. In recent years he’s caught the …

Motorcycles

Diamond Atelier smashes the mold with a radical XSR900

Motorcycle styling, even in the custom scene, tends to edge forward in increments. Bikes fit neatly within genres, perhaps stretching the envelope in one direction but playing safe in others.<p>But occasionally someone will try something completely new. And so it is with this groundbreaking design …

Batteries

Turbocharged Custom – 1979 Honda CB750K

I enjoy rebuilding bikes in my free time and have almost exclusively rebuilt 1970’s Honda CB’s. They’re so abundant where I live that I’ve literally …

Orange County

The New Spirit of Munro

The modern <i>Indian Scout</i> lakester “<i>Spirit of Munro Scout</i>” tested @ El Mirage<p>On Aug. 26, 1967, New Zealander Burt Munro set a land speed record at the …

Motorcycles

2,386 Miles – 1985 Honda XL600R

Honda’s XL600R was a popular dual-sport for a wide variety of riders in the 80s – Dirt Rider magazine said it was the best in the dirt of the open …

Miles Per Hour

Glitz – Fleur’s ’69 Vespa 150 Super

Take a trip on Glitz, a hyper-psychedelic scoot from 1969 that cuts through the gloom while leaving behind a magical colour haze.<p>Classic Scooters are …

Scooters

1987 Simson S51 Comfort Sports Moped

<i>On a clear, cool spring evening, Phil Speakman takes to the saddle and storms some passes aboard an unusual East German moped. En route he encounters</i> …

Don't Ask

World Speed Record Holder: Brough Superior “Baby Pendine”

A Short History of the Brough Superior SS100<p>The Brough Superior SS100 is a motorcycle that needs no introduction to anyone with even a passing …

Rolls-Royce

Top 5 modern motorcycles for customisation

One of the biggest decisions to make when building your own Cafe Racer, or any style of custom motorcycle for that matter, is selecting a donor bike. …

Motorcycles

’ZEN MASTER. MotoRelic’s ‘Gozen’ Honda CB750 Cafe Racer

<i>Written by Martin Hodgson</i><p>Mick Jagger gave us a pretty good life lesson when he said, “You can’t always get what you want, but if you try sometimes …

Motorcycles

On The Right Track: Ellaspede’s custom kits for the SR400

Next year, the Yamaha SR400 will be celebrating its 40th birthday. It’s been in production since 1978, aside from a brief hiatus ten years ago for a fuel injection transplant and emissions upgrade.<p>There are a few other two-wheeled dinosaurs still around, but the Yammie is reliable, can still keep …

License Plates

Triumph Thruxton R vs Bobber

<b>NOW</b> then, they might seem less than natural rivals, one being a café racer and the other a bobber. But bear with us.<p>Because the Bobber gave …

10,993 Miles – 1990 Honda Hawk GT

Honda was ahead of its time when it debuted the Hawk GT, also known as the NT650. It was one of the world’s first modern naked bikes but it was a …

Motorcycles

ICON 1000 Fairlady Jacket

The ICON 1000 Fairlady Jacket has been designed with a women’s sport fit, a low-slung belt line, and pre-curved sleeves to keep you comfortable on …

Fashion

Immaculate – 1973 Ducati 750 Sport

The Honda CB750, MotoGuzzi V7, Vincent Black Lightening, BSA GoldStar, BMW R69, Triumph Bonneville, Suzuki’s 87′ GSXR750, There’s a handful of iconic …

Motorcycles

- Pipeburn.com

Picture the Audi logo in your head. Hopefully, you’ll be seeing something along the lines of the Olympic rings. Being a company that was formed by a …

2017 Honda CB1100 EX Buyer's Guide | Specs & Price

Returning after a two-year hiatus, the Honda CB1100 Deluxe returns as the CB1100 EX. The CB1000 combines retro elements—an air-cooled motor, 18-inch …

Honda