EICMA 2017 has been the scene of many awesome new models. Yamaha has unveiled their new limited production Yamaha XSR900 Abarth Cafe Racer. This stunning production cafe racer is based off the FZ-09 platform. The Abarth limited model was born out of Yamaha’s MotoGP Team and Fiat’s association with one another. The result is probably […]
We have compiled a list of the Top Cafe Racer Motorcycle builds from around the world for our readers to gain inspiration from for their own builds.
This year at the EICMA show we saw a ton of new models unveiled by all manufacturers. Ducati being one of them with several new models based off their Scrambler platform. After studying the market and seeing what riders are building, Ducati took their popular Scrambler platform and introduced the Cafe Racer. The Ducati Scrambler […]
Over the past decade, the custom motorcycle scene has shifted gears. The days of the OCC choppers have come to an end, with Cafe Racers and Scrambler taking front stage. We have seen professional builders and DIY garage builders producing some of the most beautiful bikes around. Who needs to spend $80k plus on a […]
My first true obsession with custom motorcycles started when I first saw what are known as streetfighters. The builder had a full custom 90 GSXR 1100 and a radical Ducati streetfighter. What drew me in was the visibly appealing frames and motors. Being able to see the actual machine, all stripped down and naked had a […]
What does 25 years of design experience and relentless determination produce? The answer is the Confederate G2 P51 Combat Fighter. As the predecessor to the earlier successful Confederate fighters, the P51 Combat Fighter is a true milestone for the company. Thousands of hours of design, engineering and labor has gone into these bikes. The results […]
Some bikes seem to be forgotten and then decades later become resurrected. The Honda CX500 is just that bike. The CX500 has been called the “Poor Man’s Moto Guzzi” but it has become anything but. As with Moto Guzzi, there is a certain beauty in the engine style. It’s large engine case and distinctive V-twin […]