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Greg’s Garage Now Available on Roku

<b>The web-based Greg’s Garage is now available on all of your screens, via Roku</b><p>Greg’s Garage has launched a channel on the very popular Roku Inc. …

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Editorial - Thoughts on the Cult of Persecution

<i>Time for a break from legitimate motorcycle journalism to showcase another rambling, raving editorial from OddBike's benevolent dictator and sole</i> …

2013 Custom Bike Building World Championship Recap

Custom Motorcycles World Championship<p>While innovation has always been a hallmark of the World Championship of Custom Bike Building, the 10th …

Remember Mike from Canada and his AMAZING CBX1000? It was one of the most popular bikes I’ve ever featured

Remember Mike from Canada and his AMAZING CBX1000? It was one of the most popular bikes I’ve ever featured.<p>Mike sent me some pics of his ex. The Japanese custom shops punch out some amazing SR’s (I’ve featured a few here) but Mike’s SR is as good as ANY.<p>Sure the red frame, red engine, red carby, red everthing is over the top but (and I can’t believe I’m saying this…) it’s over the top in a good way.<p>If you think the pictures a good, read the story behind the bike. The muffler is originally from …

Yamaha Frankenstein Cafe Racer

When Frankenstein created his monster it was labeled an abomination. In reality though what he had made was a man better than most. He was stronger, …

BMW K100 by Robrock

This raw and brutal BMW K100 was built, very aptly, by a master blacksmith and metalworker. Faced with a long German winter, Marc Robrock decided to enliven his evenings and weekends and build himself a bike. “After 25 years of riding bikes, I felt I was missing something,” he says. “And life is …

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SuperStrada: A Honda CB cafe racer by Classified Moto

Some custom bike builds are completed in days. Others take weeks or months. But this new build from Classified Moto, a postmodern take on the classic Honda CB cafe racer, took well over two years. You might have seen sneak previews on the Classified Moto Facebook page, but this is an exclusive look …

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Arkadiusz Knyt

1934 Crocker Speedway Racer

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>American<br>• Flat Track<br>• Motorcycles<br>• Racing<br>• Vintage<p>This is one of those bikes that instantly sets off a huge amount of want in …

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2013 Zero S Streetfighter | Staff Impressions

There's no question that the electric motorcycle will be part of our future. But it's still a rare enough bird that many of us have little to no …

Yamaha XJR 1300 Cafe Racer

“I guess, it’s a modern take on a Cafe Racer, but I was born around 20 years too late to be able to appreciate the Cafe culture in full extent. I …

It seems that the hot topic to debate at the moment is not pipewrap or firestone tyres but brown seats

It seems that the hot topic to debate at the moment is not pipewrap or firestone tyres but brown seats. Just like the aforementioned troll material, brown seats will suit some bikes and not others. This is not open for discussion, I am right…usually.<p>Geoff (a PCR member I have yet to ride with) posted a pic of what he calls the ultimate brown seat bike. Not sure I agree with that but I certainly wouldn’t be notifying the police if I woke up to find one in my garage.<p>The specs on this bike are …

2013 MV Agusta Rivale 800 | Quick Look

<b>2013 MV Agusta Rivale 800 Naked Sportbike</b><p>MV Agusta will not be releasing the supermoto-style Rivale 800 until mid-year 2013. The Rivale 800 builds on …

Royal Enfield Bullet by OEM

Old Empire Motorcycles, despite the magnificent name, is one of England’s newer custom builders. The Norfolk-based company, led by Alec Sharp, creates hand-made bikes with a strong bobber influence and a proudly Made In Britain ethos.<p>This is OEM’s first commission-built motorcycle, the EFI. It’s …

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1981 Yamaha SR500, Benelli Mohave Gas Tank, 39 BHP.. Thanks to Continental Tires for dropping by .. for Meltdown..

Export Quality: Classified Moto's Yamaha XV920, v2.0

Two years ago, John Ryland finished his first customer build—a groundbreaking Yamaha XV920 that effectively launched Classified Moto onto the custom scene. The bike was a huge hit, and prompted a flood of requests from customers for similar builds.<p>One of those requests was from Biker’s Cafe in …

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Saw this on the French outfit Ruleshaker’s Facebook and thought I had to post it (even though the pictures are shit) as it is something…

Saw this on the French outfit Ruleshaker’s Facebook and thought I had to post it (even though the pictures are shit) as it is something different.<p>The Honda CB450 is for sale, hit them up if you want more info.

RatBikeZone on Twitter: "Bike of the day for 10 Apr: Great Escape #BMW R60 from Blitz Motorcycles in France http://t.co/vYJJH536X2 http://t.co/doVEjtvvpk"

Honda CB550F by KDI Cycles

For a one-man band, Kevin Dinsmoor has had remarkable success. Based in the small town of Colchester in Connecticut, USA, he’s carved out a reputation as a builder of finely crafted vintage customs—like this Honda CB550F.<p>“The concept was hatched a couple of years ago,” says Dinsmoor, who runs KDI …

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Canadian electric superbike to enter Pikes Peak

<b>CANADA'S</b> first electric superbike, the Amarok P1A, will compete in the 2013 Pikes Peak International hillclimb.<p>The bike will be ridden by six time …

Renard GT

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Design<br>• Engineering<br>• Luxury<br>• Motorcycles<p>Renard Motorcycles was founded in 1938 in Estonia, the company was successful …

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Analog Yamaha SR500

Tony Prust of Analog Motorcycles has built his reputation with a raft of elegant, mid-capacity customs: the perfect bikes for barhopping and cruising around town. This 1979 Yamaha SR500 has more of a raw edge though, and a name to match—‘Bruto.’ It was commissioned by Mark Wator, who wanted a …

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Britten V1000