The Yamaha Yard Built program stimulates custom bike builders to come up with cool designs based on stock Yamaha bikes. The main requirement is that the built doesn’t need welding or frame cutting. If a project is successful, the builders are able to create their own custom kits and sell them to Yamaha customers.
German brewer JvB-Moto created this cool Yamaha XSR700 Scrambler “Super 7”, based on Yamaha XSR700; a “budget bike” which has the blood of the Yamaha MT-07.
Update 11-8-2016: This Yamaha XSR700 Scrambler melted down the website and our social media channels and is also listed in our Top 10 Customs of 2015.
Most of the parts of this Yamaha XSR700 Scrambler where made in-house and will be available for XSR700, such as:
Ron Betist grew up with motorcycles with a father heading the Amsterdam motorcycle police force. He has been riding (legally) for over 40 years and motorcycles are his true passion. With a life-long career in marketing and sales he has a huge international network. He joined as a contributor at BikeBrewers in 2017 to spread his word about bikes with the rest of the world.