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Honda CG125 Bobber

Honda CG125 Bobber by FNG Works

Custom culture is alive and well in Malaysia, where we see a great many small displacement bikes with big personality. Such was this Honda XL125 scrambler by Irwann Cheng, formerly of Kemeh Fabrications.   Irwann […]

Honda GL500 Boardtracker

Honda GL500 “Brokenwing” by Bandisca

The Honda GL500 Silverwing was a touring model spin-off of the CX500, with a similar liquid-cooled motor, shaft drive, and air adjustable suspension. While neither bike was very attractive, the off-beat CX/GL series has caught […]

Suzuki GS750 Cafe Racer Zucati

Suzuki GS750 “Zucati” by Justin Page

  The Suzuki GS750 was the first four cylinder in the venerable GS series — the company’s first full-fledged foray into four-stroke motorcycles. At its release the GS was the fastest of the 750cc fours […]

Handbuilt Show 2018: Two-Strokes

The 2018 Handbuilt Motorcycle Show, which took place during Austin’s MotoGP weekend last month, proved to be the biggest and best yet. Hosted by Revival Cycles and BMW Motorrad USA, the Handbuilt Show aims at […]

Yamaha XS650 Brat Tracker

Yamaha XS650 Street Tracker

From unloved barn-find to stunning street tracker! The Yamaha XS650 is one of our favorite platforms, with a punchy parallel twin that recalls the British twins of old. Though the XS lends itself to a […]

BMW R65 3 Cafe Racer

BMW R65/3 Cafe Racer by Toro Moto

Before opening Tuscany’s Toro Moto, founder Riccardo Micheli worked as an official BMW Motorrad technician for 15 years and crewed in various racing championships, most notably the old 2-stroke 250cc MotoGP class. Finally he struck […]