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Honda CB750F Cafe Racer

Honda CB750F “Green Arrow” by NCT Motorcycles

Founder David Widmann and Workshop Manager Mario Weiser-Kolland of Austria’s NCT Motorcycles have been quietly building some of the most stunning custom motorcycles in Europe and beyond. David, who’s been passionate about bikes since he […]

BMW G310R Cafe Racer

Re-Imagined: BMW G310R Cafe Racer by Michael Horn

A motorsport composite tech builds a carbon-fiber cafe racer… Unveiled in 2015, the BMW G310R represented the company’s foray into the sub-500cc streetbike market. The entry-level roadster is powered by a 313cc liquid-cooled single-cylinder engine […]

DRZ400 Street Tracker

Miss Adventure: Suzuki DR-Z400 Street Tracker

Farm Fresh Customs builds a misadventurous supermotard… Since its introduction in 2005, the Suzuki DR-Z400SM has achieved something of a cult following, a street-legal factory supermoto that’s affordable, bulletproof, and has a strong community and […]

Moto Guzzi Nevada 750 Classic Custom

Ludwig Oak: Moto Guzzi Nevada 750 Custom

The Ludwig Oak: A charming Italian all-rounder… The Nevada Classic 750 was Moto Guzzi’s take on a lighter weight cruiser, featuring a 744cc version of the company’s iconic air-cooled transverse V-twin. While it only boasted […]

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 […]


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 […]