Stuck in the middle? Check out my Café Racer Building Plan! Building a café racer means that you strip your bike down to only the necessary functions. The stock wiring harness is one of the things you want to strip down to a minimum. If you take a look at your workshop manual, you can see that … [Read more...] about Café Racer Wiring
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A café racer project all starts with one simple question: which bike should I use as a donor / base motor? In this post we list some of the most popular models which are very suitable to turn into a café racer and are affordable for the most of us. Classic icons like Nortons, Moto Guzzi's BMW's … [Read more...] about The 8 Best bikes for a Café Racer project
Most mainstream types of custom bikes have a few spin-offs - when builders pick-up the baton and run in a slightly different direction, but here we have two main channels for the Tracker motorcycle. First, and certainly the most prolific, is the Flat Tracker and secondly, if slightly more obscure on … [Read more...] about What is a Tracker Motorcycle?
The Scrambler motorcycle is a type of bike which isn’t easy to place in a box. So, to give the scrambler bike a clear explanation isn’t easy either. But one thing is for sure - it’s a bike built for off-road and street use. The term “scrambler” has been in common use in the United States since … [Read more...] about What is a Scrambler Motorcycle?
Just like a Café Racer or Scrambler, the definition of a Bratstyle motorcycle is not a complicated one. And as with a café racer, the bike is stripped down to its bare essentials but with a different styling. The biggest difference being, that a bratstyle motorcycle has a higher steer and (most … [Read more...] about What is a Bratstyle Motorcycle?