As someone who had been involved in art and advertising, it’s no surprise that, when Prasetyo Wibowo (or Bowo as he’s known to friends and family) approached Studio Motors to build a custom bike, the highlight would be on artful engraving and attention to the minutest detail. The entire body was stripped, and swapped with engraved aluminium covering the tank and other major bits. Goodies include Tokico callipers. PSM Racing and Nissin brake discs front and rear, Ohlins rear shock absorbers, handmade swingarm, custom lights, clip-on handlebars, a custom exhaust system and more. The bike rolls on 17X3″ and 17X3.5″ rims paired with 120/90-17 and 130/80-17 Shinko E705 rubber. More images after the jump. Continue reading →
Check out the behind the scenes action of the Yoshimura Suzuki Factory Racing team at the second round of the 2014 AMA FIM Supercross Championship in Phoenix, AZ. James Stewart’s Suzuki RM-Z450 required a near complete rebuild after crashing out of the last qualifying session of the day. Watch the Yoshimura Suzuki crew at work as they rebuild Stewart’s RM-Z in the short amount time before opening ceremonies.
Exesor Motorcycles’ custom Honda CB250 is a parts-bin special of sorts, but a very nicely engineered one at that. It receives a Honda CB360 engine bored out to 390cc, Honda CB400F swingarm, Honda CL360 exhaust header, CB250K0 front drum, CB250G rear drum and Suzuki Bandit 600 rear sets. The work of Christian, a 38 year-old Austrian who builds motorcycles in his spare time, the bike started life as a 1976 CB250 on eBay, sold cheap due to its pitiful state of affairs. Continue reading →
Suzuki GB has confirmed its attendance at this year’s International Dirt Bike Show, 31 October – 3 November, at Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire. Fresh from their arrival in the UK only a few weeks earlier, the 2014 RM-Z range boasts subtle changes to keep ahead of the pack in the new year, while the special Holeshot Pack equipped models on display, offer show-goers more eye candy thanks to a selection of Yoshimura parts and unique graphics. Continue reading →
Suzuki has unveiled a GSX-R1000 boasting an array of uniquely treated components that will make it one of the most exclusive GSX-R1000s in the world. Named the GSX-R1000ZSE and with just 100 being built at the Hamamatsu factory in Japan, the special model features a unique colour scheme throughout with matt coloured silver bodywork, blue anodised highlights and chrome features too. Continue reading →
If you’re a fan on Biker Boyz masterpiece (check imdb.com for ratings) – than we’re sure this one is for you! A 50th anniversary “special edition limited production” 2014 Suzuki GSX-R1000 SE Limited Production (yes we wrote it twice). All in all 100 units worldwide, with the debut right at the heart of MotoGP USA racing – Indianapolis GP. Continue reading →
Wouldn’t you like to own a Suzuki GSX-R750? Then check this one out – a special edition black GSX-R750S featuring a Yoshimura Accessory Pack! You’ll get a bronze-alloy Yoshimura oil filler plug, steering stem nut and timing inspection cap, black Yoshimura bar end weights and rear paddock stand locators, case saver kit and last but not least R11 performance exhaust! Only 25 of this lovelies will be sold – get one for yourself!