Last week I've interviewed James Fawcett about this cool Honda 125 Scrambler mashup: Why did you build this bike? Last year I built a CB200t with my then 17-year-old son. This year, my 13-year-old decided he wanted in on the fun. After tinkering with his old XR80, his ideas … [Read more...] about Honda 125 Scrambler Mashup
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Industrial Moto's first build was a 250 Suzuki cafe racer. It was purchased locally in Virginia by a guy who had never ridden a motorcycle before. Since that time he has completed a motorcycle trip across Vietnam and put many miles on his Suzuki closer to home. When he decided it was time to move … [Read more...] about BMW K75 by Industrial Moto
As a Moto Guzzi V7 Racer rider myself, Guzzi's always get my attention. This V9 Gannet Moto Guzzi is a pure racer with tight stance and proportions. It is a radical transformation from a relaxed cruiser configuration of the Moto Guzzi V9 "Roamer" donor bike, which got designed into a pure racer, … [Read more...] about Moto Guzzi V9 Racer
I don't have to explain that the BMW K-series quickly became adopted as one of the most popular base bikes for cafe racer projects. We see a lot of builders, both pro's and shed builders take their K's up to speed. In fact, one of the most popular bikes last year was this K100 by Retrorides. It … [Read more...] about BMW K100RS by Motochef
Where the classic airheads are a very popular base bike for building a BMW cafe racer, the search for a used bike became more difficult every day. Prices have risen to astronomical heights so builders with a tight budget had to look for other base bikes. A logic step was to look for the BMW … [Read more...] about BMW K75 Cafe Racer by Tom Racing Designs