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Sep 14

BMW R Nine T Cafe Racers – BratStyle

BMW R Nine T Cafe Racers - BratStyle

Yesterday we looked at the first custom BMW R Nine T, converted masters “Cherry’s Company”, headed by Kaichiro Kurosu. Today, we offer to evaluate and compare the design of the Japanese studio BratStyle, who profess the old school and lightweight design. The task was not easy, as the donor bike BMW R nineT has quite a heavy design that emphasizes the great boxer engine.

Details of BMW R Nine T Cafe Racers:

Goal: build a light bike for urban, as well as with elements of Dirt track
Fork: Electronic-controlled front fork
Wheel: Akron H-style, front – 19-inch, rear – 18-inch
Brakes: Removed the ABS system, installed old school drum brake
Tires: Allstate Safety Tread
Kit: homemade
Exhaust: homemade

BMW R Nine T Cafe Racers silencers

BMW R Nine T filter

BMW R Nine T fuel checker

BMW R Nine T front light

BMW R Nine T logo and seat

BMW R Nine T silencers

BMW R Nine T Seat

Cutomizer of BMW R Nine T

BMW R Nine T Photos

Rider on BMW R Nine T Cafe Racers


BMW R Nine T Cafe Racers engine

BMW R Nine T Cafe Racers front wheel

BMW R Nine T Cafe Racers fuel tank

BMW R Nine T Cafe Racers filter

BMW R Nine T Cafe Racers Gear

BMW R Nine T Cafe Racers Pictures

BMW R Nine T Cafe Racers race

Aug 14

2007 Custom Honda XR650L

2007 Custom Honda XR650L

Honda XR650L is one of the most reliable and dual purpose motorcycles. As Motorcycle Suzuki DR650 and Kawasaki KLR650, the custom Honda XR650L is easy to maintain, but it is hardly suitable for customizing a number of reasons, starting with the ride height and chassis geometry. The 2007 Honda XR650L is customized by Joe Tessitore from “Digital Directiv” workshop.

Details of 2007 Custom Honda XR650L:

Donor: Honda XR650L 2007
Goal: build a supermoto in vintage style
Frame: a new sub-frame + short rear fender, removed extra brackets, made under the battery box
Engine: polished cover
Suspension: spring Progressive Suspension
Ergonomics: planting understated by 40 mm
Wheels: Aluminum wheels with steel spoke Buchannan
Tires: Pirelli Scorpion
Electrical system: new wiring harness, new ignition and wiring
Paint: Tony’s Customs
Padding: New Church Moto

Honda XR650L Pictures


Honda XR650L back light

Honda XR650L engine

Honda XR650L front light

Honda XR650L fuel tank and seat

Honda XR650L Images

Honda XR650L Meter

Aug 14

1974 Honda CL200 by Dan Mantyla

1974 Honda CL200 photos

Dan Mantyla bought a motorcycle 1974 Honda CL200 and was faced with what to do next: to modify or restore? He is well versed in the mechanics and design, so the choice was obvious. During the day, Dan is engaged in web design, and in the evening transforms into customizer.

Project details of Honda CL200 1974

Goal: building custom bikes that visually resembles the stock bike
Frame: overcooked and slightly altered
Fuel tank: overcooked, repainted
Light: less than the original
Steering wheel: understated
And many more, new tires, exhaust, etc. redone (Detail can be found on the website of Dan)

1974 Honda CL200 by Dan Mantyla

1974 Honda CL200 Front and back

1974 Honda CL200 LOGO

1974 Honda CL200  back light

Aug 14

1949 Indian Scout by Analog Motorcycles

Indian Scout on stand

Company “Indian Motorcycles” recently released a new motorcycle Indian Scout, which is a modern interpretation of the iconic model of the American manufacturer. Novelty immediately attracted the attention of customizers, but some artists still prefer to work with the original model. For example, a custom Indian Scout 1949 customized by Tony Prust and his team “Analog Motorcycles”.

1949 Indian Scout Specifications:

Frame: Track Master, work Frame Crafters
Fuel tank, seat and fairing: aluminum, Analog + Pavletic Metal Shaping
Copper cap and wings: Mike Ardito
Engine: Engine built by Bill Bailey of ZyZX Vintage Motorcycles, a 12-volt system, the ignition Dyna III
Carburetor: Amal 928
Exhaust: custom made by Analog with parts and stubby mufflers from Cone Engineering
Oil tank: Customize
Paint Kiel from Crown Autobody
Controls: Magura
Speedometer: Seattle Speedometer
Sets: Tarrozi
Forks and triples: Betor
Kit: TZ750
Wheels and spokes: Buchanan
Tank cover: Crime Scene Choppers
Spotlight: Piaa LED
Tires: Avon Roadrider

1949 Indian Scout by Analog Motorcycles

Indian Scout Back side

Indian Scout by Analog Motorcycles

Indian Scout front tire

Indian Scout LOGO

Indian Scout lower side

Indian Scout Meter and handle

Indian Scout Pictures