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Custom Bikes

The custom bike scene is probably even more controversial than that of cars, especially for purists, and it’s a love it or hate it part of the motorcycle world 
Harley-Davidson “Firecracker“ Needs to Be Seen, Not Written About
Harley-Davidson “Firecracker“ Needs to Be Seen, Not Written About

16 Oct 2020, 15:28 UTC / Harley-Davidson Firecracker (we named it so) is the 35th anniversary motorcycle built by German custom garage Thunderbike

 
Bolt Motor Strikes Again with This Bespoke Honda CB750
Bolt Motor Strikes Again with This Bespoke Honda CB750

16 Oct 2020, 11:57 UTC / The CB750 remains one of Honda’s real MVPs to this date. BMC’s specialists admitted they’d be stoked each time they had one roll into their workshop

 
One-Off Yamaha XJR1200 Loves Its Blingy Livery
One-Off Yamaha XJR1200 Loves Its Blingy Livery

16 Oct 2020, 11:43 UTC / This gorgeous thing houses a balanced mixture of refined performance, unmistakable street tracker styling, and elegant paintwork

 
Sinroja Motorcycles Remind Us They’re Pros with This Custom BMW R80/7
Sinroja Motorcycles Remind Us They’re Pros with This Custom BMW R80/7

15 Oct 2020, 09:54 UTC / Personally, I’ll never get tired of bespoke two-wheelers. If you feel the same, I’ll have the pleasure of inviting you to witness yet another stunning project

 
Woody Harley-Davidson Chopper Is as Custom as It Gets
Woody Harley-Davidson Chopper Is as Custom as It Gets

14 Oct 2020, 08:16 UTC / Show-ready and roadworthy, this wooden Harley is also a local celebrity, having been featured on countless shows and in print. Could be yours for $15,000

 
Harley-Davidson Brave Guy Is the Fat Boy the Terminator Should Have Ridden
Harley-Davidson Brave Guy Is the Fat Boy the Terminator Should Have Ridden

14 Oct 2020, 07:56 UTC / Harley-Davidson Brave Guy is a Fat Boy conversion performed by German custom shop Thunderbike, changes worth over $9,000.

 
Custom 1962 Harley-Davidson Panhead Chopper Is All Garage Work
Custom 1962 Harley-Davidson Panhead Chopper Is All Garage Work

13 Oct 2020, 15:36 UTC / Custom 1962 Harley-Davidson Panhead made by Ken Carvajal from Lombard, Illinois, was one of the stars of the bike maker's The No Show

 
Rescued 1969 Harley-Davidson XLCH Sportster Is Why Simpler Builds Are Better
Rescued 1969 Harley-Davidson XLCH Sportster Is Why Simpler Builds Are Better

12 Oct 2020, 13:53 UTC / 1969 Harley-Davidson XLCH Sportster that spent a number of years stored by a dealer gets restored and slightly modified into an exciting two-wheeler

 
Rough Crafts Takes Harley-Davidson Sportster Forty-Eight on a Bespoke Adventure
Rough Crafts Takes Harley-Davidson Sportster Forty-Eight on a Bespoke Adventure

10 Oct 2020, 09:02 UTC / A swarm of surreal custom spells made themselves at home on Milwaukee’s monstrosity, converting it into a classy machine with a cafe racer attitude

 
This One-Off 1980 Yamaha XS650 Special Honors A 1970s Racing Legend
This One-Off 1980 Yamaha XS650 Special Honors A 1970s Racing Legend

9 Oct 2020, 13:15 UTC / A one-man workshop from the Japanese city of Koga embarked on a quest to create a tribute to Yamaha’s ‘70s racing icon, Kenny Roberts

 
Nova Motorcycles’ Ravishing Kawasaki KZ1000 Is A Timeless Showstopper
Nova Motorcycles’ Ravishing Kawasaki KZ1000 Is A Timeless Showstopper

9 Oct 2020, 11:31 UTC / Here’s a reborn classic that promises to make any self-respecting petrolhead weak at the knees. I mean, just look at the damn thing

 
Mellow Motorcycles Gave This 1979 Suzuki GS1000 A Delicious Overhaul
Mellow Motorcycles Gave This 1979 Suzuki GS1000 A Delicious Overhaul

9 Oct 2020, 10:00 UTC / Although it's only been on the market for a few years, this German workshop proved itself to be the real MVP when it comes to one-off mechanical artwork

 
This Is Perhaps the Cutest Custom Ducati 749 That Ever Existed
This Is Perhaps the Cutest Custom Ducati 749 That Ever Existed

9 Oct 2020, 07:00 UTC / Don’t you let that lovable twin headlight setup fool you; this drool-worthy 749-based entity packs some serious mechanical muscle

 
Here’s A Custom Honda CB900F Bol d’Or That'll Have You Awestruck
Here’s A Custom Honda CB900F Bol d’Or That'll Have You Awestruck

7 Oct 2020, 12:17 UTC / Not a single sign of aging is to be found on this Spanish workshop’s glorious work of two-wheeled art. Let’s take a second to drool over their masterpiece

 
Absolut Motorcraft’s Triumph Bonneville Steve McQueen Edition Keeps It Classy
Absolut Motorcraft’s Triumph Bonneville Steve McQueen Edition Keeps It Classy

7 Oct 2020, 11:25 UTC / We’ll have to admit this one-off creature does a better job at living up to the ‘Steve McQueen’ moniker than the original bike

 
Harley-Davidson Sweet Berry Wine Is Two Kinds of Metal
Harley-Davidson Sweet Berry Wine Is Two Kinds of Metal

7 Oct 2020, 07:58 UTC / Harley-Davidson Sweet Berry Wine is one of the custom motorcycles that were featured in Harley-Davidson's The No Show earlier this year

 
GiaMi Motorcycles Worked Their Magic on This 1997 Suzuki Inazuma 400
GiaMi Motorcycles Worked Their Magic on This 1997 Suzuki Inazuma 400

6 Oct 2020, 11:34 UTC / To be quite frank, we’ll never grow tired of seeing custom masterpieces from gifted Italian craftsmen, so let’s examine another

 
This Reborn Yamaha TRX850 Is A Surreal One-Man Exploit
This Reborn Yamaha TRX850 Is A Surreal One-Man Exploit

6 Oct 2020, 11:15 UTC / Sometimes, a single aftermarket wizard possesses the skills and commitment of an entire workshop. Darren Taylor is one such mastermind

 
Hellraiser’s Rugged BMW R100 Scrambler Looks Prepared for The Frontline
Hellraiser’s Rugged BMW R100 Scrambler Looks Prepared for The Frontline

6 Oct 2020, 08:37 UTC / I’ve said it before and I will say it again; Australian workshops have the ability to produce some fascinating moto masterpieces

 
Harley-Davidson Ice-Cool Brother Is a Mean Green FXDR with a Poorly Chosen Name
Harley-Davidson Ice-Cool Brother Is a Mean Green FXDR with a Poorly Chosen Name

6 Oct 2020, 08:10 UTC / Harley-Davidson Ice-Cool Brother is a Thunderbike custom build based on an FXDR, named so because it looks not unlike the Roar bike