Modern Classic, Neo-Retro or simply Retro Motorcycles are essentially modern motorcycles that emulate the design lines of a by-gone era. The development of the retro motorcycle segment has undoubtedly been fueled by the rise of new wave custom bike builders and cafe racer culture.
Once dubbed a fad by many an internet forum warrior, most major manufacturers have a range of retro motorcycle lines. The appetite for these bikes shows no sign of abating.
Here you’ll find articles, images, videos and galleries, uncovering neo-retro or modern classic motorcycles, from all the major manufacturers including; Triumph, Kawasaki, BMW Motorrad, Indian Motorcycle, Honda, Ducati, Harley-Davidson, Royal Enfield, Husqvarna Motorcycles, Norton Motorcycles, Suzuki, Yamaha, Moto Guzzi, Moto Morini.
Triumph Motorcycles is back with its custom build-off competition - this time it's the Bonneville range that's getting the custom wrench treatment. Nine dealers from Triumph's network have submitted their entries and fans will decide who takes the top prize.
Launched at Motorcycle Live last year, Herald's Brat 125 declares a new direction for the British motorcycle manufacturer/importer. The Brat 125 is the latest addition to the Cambridgeshire (UK) company's retro-inspired, small-displacement motorcycles which now boasts eight motorbikes in the line-up.
Ducati has announced that the awards ceremony for this year's custom Rumble will be hosted online. A panel of notable individuals from media, film, motorcycle racing and the custom community will present and judge the five finalists of the competition.