If you’re riding a cafe racer, you cannot wear just any watch. G-Shock’s and Rolex’s basically go out of the question, and the list of suitable wrist jewels to go with your open face helmet, sunglasses and your favourite leather jacket is getting shorter and shorter. But that’s ok now, as ContaTempo released a Scuderia design wrist watches. Continue reading →
The sheer number of talented and the passionate people around the world never stop to amaze us. Take a look at the “Stories of Bike”, wonderfully shot and produced short films about motorcycles, their owners and life in general. They steer emotions and easily take you to that place where you keep your love for bikes. Must watch. Continue reading →
It’s been quite a while since we last heard of Lazareth. You remember the crazy-inovative french custom builder who created V8 powered Mini Cooper pickup and V12 Wazuma Bio?
Halfway between a Scrambler and a café racer, the BMW R1200R was build when one of the customers asked for a neo-scrambler. Lazareth took the BMW R1200GS and stripped it down to the motor, swingarm and wheels. The whole new custom frame was built, scraping the telelever system in the front, now holding the R6 Yamaha front forks – mounted through the custom set of tipple trees with enough room for the fat front tire. Continue reading →
Kevin Dunworth of Loaded Gun Customs brings us up to speed on his current endeavors and prepares to build his most impressive custom motorcycle to date. Combining advanced frame design with a vintage motor, Kevin aims to build a light and gutsy cafe racer for the 2013 Michael Lichter display at Sturgis.
The stock 2012 Triumph Scrambler is pretty much a stunner straight from the factory, but that doesn’t mean it can’t look any better. Take British American Motors for example. They are the dealers of Triumph motorcycles, but not those strict types who do everything by the book. No, they love their machinery and they know how the please the customer – and this custom Triumph that they made – it is an art piece. Continue reading →