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Gorgeous Yamaha XV750 Cafe Racer Flaunts Livery Inspired by Old-School Racing Colors
Gorgeous Yamaha XV750 Cafe Racer Flaunts Livery Inspired by Old-School Racing Colors

15 Jun 2024, 18:31 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / When it comes to racing liveries of yore, the one people can’t seem to stop bringing up is John Player Special’s black and gold colorway

 
Japanese Car Industry in Shambles As Toyota, Mazda, Admit to Faking Safety Tests
Japanese Car Industry in Shambles As Toyota, Mazda, Admit to Faking Safety Tests

3 Jun 2024, 15:42 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / After being found guilty of faking safety tests last December, Toyota is again in the middle of a similar scandal that also involves Mazda, Honda, and Yamaha

 
One-Off Yamaha XJR1300 Cafe Racer Flexes Wooden Tail and R1 Running Gear
One-Off Yamaha XJR1300 Cafe Racer Flexes Wooden Tail and R1 Running Gear

31 May 2024, 17:47 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / Oh, and there is obviously a lot more going on here, from the new LED lighting to that handsome stainless-steel exhaust system

 
Custom Yamaha XJ600 Looks All Business Restyled as a Retro Endurance Racer
Custom Yamaha XJ600 Looks All Business Restyled as a Retro Endurance Racer

25 May 2024, 19:10 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / It's a mishmash of handmade parts and aftermarket paraphernalia, but the builder even went so far as to perform an engine swap

 
This Custom Yamaha XT500 Is a Succulent Tribute to Vintage Motocross Bikes
This Custom Yamaha XT500 Is a Succulent Tribute to Vintage Motocross Bikes

25 May 2024, 15:31 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / From its handmade bodywork and beefy tires to the vibrant color scheme that brings everything together, we’ve clearly got a lot to cover here

 
This Yamaha XV750 Virago Went From Cruiser to Cafe With a Bit of Custom Therapy
This Yamaha XV750 Virago Went From Cruiser to Cafe With a Bit of Custom Therapy

30 Apr 2024, 18:14 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / From both a cosmetic and structural standpoint, you can hardly even compare this svelte one-off cafe racer with a stock Virago

 
Yamaha XV920 Fujara Is a Custom-Built Virago Cafe Racer Bordering on Perfection
Yamaha XV920 Fujara Is a Custom-Built Virago Cafe Racer Bordering on Perfection

27 Apr 2024, 19:06 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / We’re particularly fond of its slender monocoque outfit, and there are so many other things to love about this heavily reworked XV

 
Yamaha XS650 Cosmic May Look Plain, But It’s Teeming With Intricate Details
Yamaha XS650 Cosmic May Look Plain, But It’s Teeming With Intricate Details

31 Mar 2024, 19:34 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / It’s always nice to see a lesser-known custom bike builder knocking a project straight out the park, so let’s see what the Cosmic is all about

 
Yamaha GT540 Grey Power Cafe Leads the SR500 Nameplate Into Custom Territory
Yamaha GT540 Grey Power Cafe Leads the SR500 Nameplate Into Custom Territory

28 Mar 2024, 07:05 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / Even though it doesn’t wear any vibrant colors, this bespoke cafe racer is sure to be the center of attention wherever it roams

 
MX-Style Yamaha XT500 Scrambler Feels Right at Home on Rugged Terrain
MX-Style Yamaha XT500 Scrambler Feels Right at Home on Rugged Terrain

24 Mar 2024, 12:43 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / Restyled as a vintage motocrosser, this XT500 will have absolutely no issue riding over big bumps or zooming around unpaved roads

 
One-Off Yamaha SR400 Cafe Racer Puts Great Emphasis on Performance Upgrades
One-Off Yamaha SR400 Cafe Racer Puts Great Emphasis on Performance Upgrades

24 Mar 2024, 08:33 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / Many of the SR projects we come across are mostly oriented toward the cosmetic side of things, but here’s something to break the mold

 
This Custom-Built Yamaha XS650 Chopper From Australia Looks Utterly Dumbfounding
This Custom-Built Yamaha XS650 Chopper From Australia Looks Utterly Dumbfounding

23 Mar 2024, 11:51 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / The amount of work that’s gone into this XS project is unbelievable, but what we can say for sure is that it all paid off in spades

 
The Yamaha XS650 Zagalote Is More Stylish Than Words Could Ever Begin To Describe
The Yamaha XS650 Zagalote Is More Stylish Than Words Could Ever Begin To Describe

28 Feb 2024, 21:56 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / Even though a surprising amount of factory hardware was kept in play, the bike looks a lot more alluring than its stock self

 
One-Off Yamaha RD350 Comes With Broad Tracker Styling Cues and Tons of Handmade Parts
One-Off Yamaha RD350 Comes With Broad Tracker Styling Cues and Tons of Handmade Parts

28 Feb 2024, 20:39 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / The story behind the creation of this custom gem is a very interesting one, indeed, illustrating the builder's unyielding dedication perfectly

 
One-Off Yamaha XV750 Street Tracker Looks Like the Polar Opposite of a Stock Virago
One-Off Yamaha XV750 Street Tracker Looks Like the Polar Opposite of a Stock Virago

25 Feb 2024, 20:35 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / It’s almost hard to believe that what you’re seeing here had once been a slouched cruiser without many exciting features to write home about

 
This Yamaha XS650 Chopper Is Way More Than a Cosmetic Affair, Flaunts Hardtail Anatomy
This Yamaha XS650 Chopper Is Way More Than a Cosmetic Affair, Flaunts Hardtail Anatomy

15 Feb 2024, 16:52 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / Of course, the visual side of things is undeniably sublime, but a lot has changed about the mechanical aspect of this XS650, as well

 
The Shaft Is a Custom Yamaha Virago XV1100 Not Even Its American Builder Likes
The Shaft Is a Custom Yamaha Virago XV1100 Not Even Its American Builder Likes

2 Feb 2024, 23:18 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / American custom garage Classified Moto is responsible for the conversion of a Yamaha Virago XV1100 into something called The Shaft

 
Meet the 981, a Jaw-Dropping Yamaha TR1 Built for an Interior Designer
Meet the 981, a Jaw-Dropping Yamaha TR1 Built for an Interior Designer

31 Jan 2024, 01:00 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / It’s teeming with custom charm everywhere you look, but our favorite thing about it might just be the mesmerizing leather saddle

 
Modded Yamaha MT-07 Looks All Business Dressed in Kenny Roberts Livery
Modded Yamaha MT-07 Looks All Business Dressed in Kenny Roberts Livery

29 Jan 2024, 23:30 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / Whereas most of the adjustments experienced by this MT-07 were purely cosmetic, a few purposeful upgrades have also been made to its performance

 
Yamaha Super Tenere Scout Is an XTZ 750 Restomod Drenched in Custom Charm
Yamaha Super Tenere Scout Is an XTZ 750 Restomod Drenched in Custom Charm

28 Jan 2024, 18:28 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / Its aesthetic is heavily inspired by rally bikes, with some clever tricks to make it a true ADV for long-distance riding when needed