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Turbo Pitbike

Turbo Pitbike: Orion FX-PRO 125 Scrambler

Sweden’s John Aaman builds a turbocharged, snow-going, fat-tire mini scrambler! There are builders who model everything in 3D before they ever loosen a single bolt. They have the entire project conceptualized, the materials sourced, the […]

Honda XBR500 Cafe Racer

Honda XBR500 “Imatra” by XTR Pepo

In 1985, Honda launched the XBR500 to compete with Yamaha’s 500cc big-single street bike, the SR500. At core, the SR was a street version of the company’s legendary XT500 enduro, which won the first two […]

Honda CB750 Cafe Racer

“Black Belt” Honda CB750 by Reborn Motorcycles

“Black Belt” — built for a Krav Maga instructor… The first-generation Honda CB750, highly regarded as the world’s “original superbike,” has always garnered the lion’s share of attention from restorers and customizers. The later DOHC […]

Nighthawk 750

Iron Horse: Nighthawk 750 by JM Customs

  Scotland’s JM Customs builds a modernized Honda Nighthawk… The original SOHC Honda CB750 may get the lion’s share of the attention from bike builders and vintage bike aficionados, but the later Nighthawk 750 (CB750SC) […]

2-Stroke Mini Tracker

Mini Smoker: Dyno-Tuned 2-Stroke Mini Tracker

#CoronaVirusBikeBuildOff 2nd Place: Wilco Lindner’s insane 2-stroke mini tracker! Last year, we featured Wilco Lindner’s Yamaha RD125 street tracker built “for the love of screaming two-strokes.” That dyno-tuned 125cc twin would become one of our […]

TT500 VMX

Yamaha TT500 VMX by Beeton Fabrications

An HL500-inspired vintage motocross racer from Down Under… It may seem hard to believe today, but by the mid-1970s, the four-stroke thumpers that once ruled the dirt were all but dead. Both BSA and Matchless […]

Best Trackers 2020

Top 10 Trackers of 2020

It’s no secret that we’re big fans of street and flat trackers here at BikeBound. And we aren’t alone — so are you guys, our readers. After all, nearly half of the machines that made […]

Best 2-Stroke Custom Bikes

Top 10 Two-Stroke Customs of 2020

It’s no secret that we’re big fans of two-strokes here at BikeBound HQ, and it seems we’re not alone — several of our Top 10 Customs of 2020 were smokers. So we decided to follow […]