Archive for the ‘Motorcycles’ Category

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    Rough Crafts’ Harley Forty-Eight

    Jul 1, 15 • 647 Views • Motorcycles, RidesNo Comments

    The Harley Forty-Eight is one of the most often-customized motorbikes going around, so you have to really stick your neck out to stand above the crowd. Winston Yeh of Rough Crafts has put his head on a crane with his ‘Hooligan Tactics’ rebuild of the...

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    William Shatner Rivet Motorcycle

    Apr 29, 15 • 776 Views • Motorcycles, RidesNo Comments

    Despite looking like something you’d expect Golden Age Batman to ride around on there’s something distinctly futuristic about the Rivet Motorcycle – a rather bizarre but strangely attractive mix of steam punk and science fiction that you’d quite like...

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    Diamond Atelier Custom 1994 BMW R100R Classic

    Apr 6, 15 • 770 Views • Motorcycles, RidesNo Comments

    There are times when even (presumably) very highly paid professional vehicle designers who work for some of the world’s most iconic manufacturers should tip their hat to custom designers. One of these times is now, and one of these designers is Diamond...

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    Akrapovič Full Moon

    Jan 19, 15 • 868 Views • Motorcycles, RidesNo Comments

    Slovenian company Akrapovič makes car exhaust systems for everything from the Volkswagen Golf to the Audi Quattro endurance racers, but it also does motorcycle exhausts. As a way to show off its motorbike cred, Akrapovič began making custom motorbikes...

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    Yamaha XJR1300

    Jan 5, 15 • 805 Views • Motorcycles, Rides, UncategorizedNo Comments

    The trend of retro models of café racers from the 60s and 70s has been kicked up on one wheel with Yamaha’s Sports Heritage Range XJR1300, a warrior inspired by the Vintage Superbike scene of the 1980s. The raw power and stripped-back style commands...

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    HUSQVARNA 401

    Dec 18, 14 • 759 Views • Motorcycles, RidesNo Comments

    Husqvarna’s new 401 Vitpilen (Swedish for ‘White Arrow’) and Svartpilen (‘Black Arrow’) are concept bikes created by the industrial design company Kiska. Both are super-lightweights (297 lb) with ‘retro-futuristic’ looks, while still boasting...

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    X132 Hellcat Speedster

    Sep 9, 14 • 975 Views • Motorcycles, RidesNo Comments

    When I first saw the Confederate Motorcycles’ X132 Hellcat Speedster, I said, “Damn!” When I saw the price, I said, “Damn!” Unfortunately, my meaning differed with each use, but you’re buying a true American rarity and a marvel of engineering...

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    BMW R45 custom | Ton-up Garage

    Aug 4, 14 • 1096 Views • Motorcycles, RidesNo Comments

    The boys at Ton-up Garage hate to see a good motorbike go to waste. You can bring them your bike or they will source a bike for you and build you a hero bike that harks back to the street classics of the 1950s through to 1980s – the only decades that matter...

  • Harley-Davidson Livewire Electric Motorcycle

    Harley-Davidson Livewire Electric Motorcycle

    Jul 10, 14 • 934 Views • MotorcyclesNo Comments

    Harley-Davidson going electric… not a chance, right? Actually, it just might become a reality in the near future. The company is currently launching a research project, taking two dozen Harley-Davidson Livewire Electric Motorcycles on tour, and...

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    Johammer J1 Electric Motorcycle

    May 8, 14 • 952 Views • MotorcyclesNo Comments

    We’re seeing more electric motorbikes cropping up. Most look bog ordinary at best, feeble at worst, but Johammer have produced something that’s the chopper to the future – lean, mean, and previously unseen. The motor and battery pack are placed...

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    Deus Ex Machina American 1200

    Feb 16, 14 • 1247 Views • Motorcycles, RidesNo Comments

    Deus ex Machina (god from the machine) reared up out of a factory space in Sydney Australia, the brash lovechild from an orgy of artists, surfers, skaters and bikers. Now an international force, the brand still revolves around customised motorcycles that...