I don't feature a lot of bobbers, nor choppers. Don't know why exactly, but maybe it's just my personal taste. Nevertheless, I got a cool submission from our friends at L'établi Garage from France and I want to help these guys get a little exposure for their work. It's their 3rd build and I got them … [Read more...] about Honda VT500 Bobber by L’établi garage
Dime City Cycles (DCC) is maybe one of the most familiar names when it comes to aftermarket cafe racer parts. Over the past years, they've built a solid brand with an extensive catalog of parts for the custom motorcycle industry. They simply cover everything, let alone their amazing customer support … [Read more...] about Honda CB350 Racer by DCC
I'm happy to post another cool build by a true shed builder. It's build by Chris Brennan and based on a 1978 Honda CB550. Chris was looking at this machine for almost 25 years now, while it was rusting away in the garage. With a mechanical background, Chris figured out that this bike needed some … [Read more...] about Honda CB550 Cafe Racer by Chris Brennan
If you ask me what the number one base bike is for a café racer build, it would be the Honda CB750. Although other platforms like BMW become a lot more popular the last couple of years, I still think that the CB750 served the most custom builds. With ease... (don't blame me for not stacking/backing … [Read more...] about Honda CB750 by Bolt Motor Co.
Although I've stated that the Honda CB1100 lacks a soul of being a modern cafe racer, it sure has the right ingredients to become one. But in that specific article, I was talking about the model from 2010 and up. This bike right here is based on the rather rare CB1100F that was only built in 1983. … [Read more...] about Honda CB1100 Cafe Racer by Tux Customs