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BMW R45 Cafe Racer

Rust-a-Maan: BMW R45 Cafe Racer

The BMW R45 was the smallest of the BMW airheads, sporting a 473cc / 35-hp version of the iconic boxer engine good for a top speed of 95 mph. Although it looked like a scaled-down […]

Yamaha XV950 Street Tracker

Speed Iron: Yamaha XV950 by Moto di Ferro

A tracker-inspired Yard-Built Special from Italy… The Yamaha XV950, better known as the Star Bolt on US shores, is a Japanese cruiser with a 942cc air-cooled, fuel-injected 60° V-twin producing 51 horsepower and 59 foot-pounds […]

Suzuki DR650 Scrambler

Black Mamba: Suzuki DR650 Scrambler

Cramento Motorcycles builds an aggressive yet refined “Black Mamba”… We’ve long been fans of Brazilian-built customs, but the country’s builders have really been upping the ante in recent years. Retro Rides by Lourenço has developed […]

Suzuki DR600 Supermono

Super Single: Suzuki DR600 Supermono Café

Eddy Cuccaro’s super single cafe racer for the French Alps… We’ve always been fans of “supermono” motorcycles — a term that came into use to describe a European road racing series for single-cylinder machines with […]