Discover custom bike articles, images and videos from new-wave custom bike builders using a varied selection of retro, vintage and classic motorcycles as the donor bike.
New Wave custom bike builders have had an undeniable impact on motorcycle culture, particularly in the last decade. They’ve inspired a new generation of riders and back garden/shed custom bike builders.
And, significantly they’ve helped shape the designs of motorcycle manufacturers motorcycle through bold custom creations.
Indian Motorcycle and Workhorse Speedshop have been developing the 2019 Sultans of Sprint, Scout Bobber, 'Appaloosa'. The team will be taking Appaloosa v2.0 - an updated version of its drag racer to icy Siberia, for the 2020 Baikal Ice Speed Festival.
JvB Moto turns its attention to the Yamaha XSR900 - creating a speedy custom machine 'CP3', which is simultaneously retro and futuristic.
JvB-Moto founder, Jens vom Brauck has form with Yamaha's Yard Built initiative. He was the individual behind the impressive custom, ‘Infrared’ - a cafe racer, dragster cross.
The man, Big Brother or the nanny state, call it what you will, they all seem hell-bent on turning motorcycles into noiseless jelly moulds. You only have to look at current legislative hoops concerning noise, fuel evaporation and emissions [the big three], that manufacturers have to jump through.
What's more appealing than conceiving your own motorcycle rally, that takes the scenic route through Morocco and then riding it? The answer is not many things apart from maybe, taking an arguably underpowered bike, which you've modified yourself.
Indian Motorcycle keeps teasing us with that custom they showcased at ECIMA in November 2017. Which begs the question “When will the Indian Scout FTR1200 Tracker go into production?” Scout FTR 1200 Based on the Indian FTR 750 American Flat...