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Jun 12

Czech FGR Midalu / 270kg, 240hp, V6!


Would you ever by a Czech motorcycle for 80,000 euros???

The Czech FGR team done just that – they built the 2442cc V6 motorcycle, the most powerful production motorcycle developing a ludicrous 240hp! The “compact” engine is a “V” configuration 6 cylinder beast, mounted to the trellis frame featuring the aluminum rear swingarm. For the beginning of 2013 company will complete 6 units, so for those of you who are planing to spend 80 grand on a exotic two wheeler, be prepared. Continue reading →


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Jun 12

2012 Dutch IVECO TT Assen / Stoner on Pole


Insanely interesting last minutes of the yesterdays Qualifying at Dutch IVECO TT saw Casey Stoner flying around Assen in equally insane pace setting the pole position time of 1.33.713. The Hondas were blistering with Pedrosa finishing second (+0.113) and Jorge Lorenzo (Yamaha) as the final rider on the first row with 0.173s gap behind Stoner. Stefan Bradl on board his LCR Honda followed Rossi on the final laps of the qualifying managing to brake later and pick his lines, taking 4th spot on the grid!!! Continue reading →


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Jun 12

Kaffeemaschine Custom Moto Guzzi Le Mans


Meet the number six from Axel Budde and his custom workshop Kaffeemaschine, Hamburg. It is a custom Moto Guzzi Le Mans 1980, built for British rider Brian Cowen who wanted his own old-school machine capable of beating anything vintage that come in its way. When you look at the main features – the bike is fairly simple – a vintage cafe racer finished in red and silver, rolling on alloy wheels. But what Alex managed to squeeze out of that simple idea is nothing short of amazing. This has to be one of the most beautiful Moto Guzzi Custom bikes in the world. Continue reading →


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Jun 12

Honda CB1100 coming to Europe in 2013?


Why didn’t Honda do this earlier, it’s beyond us.

Recent reports reveal that an European spec’d version of the so far “JDM only” Honda CB1100 is being tested on Austria’s roads, which would suggest a production model coming the Europe in 2013! As we already mentioned, this beautiful bike was only available in Japan as the Honda management decided that there is no market for such bikes on the “old continent”. Continue reading →


28
Jun 12

Hawn by StreetSleep Bicycles


Do you remember the iconic actress Goldie Hawn?! She was popular at the times when there was no plastic or botox…the times before the countless Pamela Anderson’s and Beyonce’s – she was the real deal. Much like the “Hawn” from StreetSleep Cycles. All natural without any artificial flavor. Fixie with a timeless styling. Just a perfect bicycle. Continue reading →


27
Jun 12

WTF of the Day / Cheating Death at 280km/h…twice!


Should that green “thingy” even be there?…

Like it’s not enough you’re running 280km/h aboard you’re Gixxer on the two way road in the middle of nowhere, Brazil. The last thing on this world that you need is….well we don’t want to spoil the surprise. Check this mental video out on how the crazy rider cheated death..twice. Continue reading →


27
Jun 12

Valentino Rossi Amongst Forbes top 100 Highest Paid Athletes


In today’s world of sport it is not uncommon that the best sportsman isn’t the highest payed one too. Look at the case of our “dear” Valentino Rossi. Currently sitting in the 6th place overall in MotoGP standings – Valentino Rossi is still earning more than any MotoGP rider out there. With the estimated salary of $17 million (Ducati isn’t happy for sure) and $13 million in endorsements, he’s still very close to his most successful year in MotoGP (estimated $36 million). This goes to highlights that his value is not only to win the races, but to sell the bikes, apparel and to create a strong brand image. Continue reading →


27
Jun 12

Don’t Miss This One / John McGuinness on IOMTT Lap


Ballaugh, Superbike Race
Photo: Baylon McCaughey

We all knew that John McGuinness is “F” awesome. And you know why? Cus the “awesomest” thing about him is that he’s a human after all, and one that you’d love to drink couple of pints with and have a barbie with the family and all…a genuine legend, yet so grounded and humble…class act….Don’t you dare to miss this one, it is an absolutely beautiful move, one that almost made us cry (the story with his old man)…yes we have a soft spot as well…sigh… Continue reading →


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Jun 12

Yamaha Cafe Racer CRD#16 Atómica


This is the 16th custom bike to roll out of the Cafe Racer Dream garage – our favorite Spanish custom workshop. The CRD#16 Atómica is based on a evergreen Yamaha SR250 which was skillfully transformed into a light and airy surf board tracker. Pedro Garcia worked on this bike for three months, customizing basically everything from battery to the paint. Continue reading →


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Jun 12

BIMOTA BB2 Concept by Oberdan Bezzi


These are the new concept motorcycles by Oberdan Bezzi – one of our favorite moto-designers. As the German Audi recently bought Ducati, there is a possibility that BMW will “give” it’s engines and electronics to the famous Italian Bimota brand – just to have a piece of that “prestige cake” that Audi just baked. Meet the “fruits” of this thought – the BMW S1000R powered Bimota BB-2 and BB-3 superbikes. Continue reading →