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21st century Laverda

Alastair Walker, 31 December 2009 12:30

Classic twin-cylinder Laverdas don't come much better than this beautifully-crafted and updated Laverda 850 SF special. Built by owner Paul Sharman but with a bigger engine, more modern chassis, suspension and updated electrics. The amount of work that¹s gone into the bike, not to mention the attention to detail, is mind-boggling. Take the frame for example: it¹s a one-off made from ...

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Brassy Knuckle job from Jene Choppers

gary Pinchin, 24 December 2009 08:30

Cop this latest old skool style Harley Knucklehead chop from Jene Choppers that's on custom-bike master-builder Chico's blog. All the parts you can see on the bike made from brass were fashioned from brass sheet, apart from the controls which were machined from solid brass. The Knuckle was on display at this year's Mooneyes Show in Yokohama -­ one of ...

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American tuner tweaks baseball-themed cruiser for charity

Andy Downes, 11 December 2009 15:12

Florida custom builder Nick Anglada has teamed up with an American baseball player to build this radical Yamaha Cruiser in just one week. The Yamaha Star cruiser’s most visible change are six signed baseballs hidden inside a see-through panel on the side of the fuel tank. The bike has also got an incredibly expensive vaporised titanium powdercoat finish on many ...

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Britain’s got biking talent with Carole Nash: Spotlight on the Anarchy Honda Hornet 600

Laura Kennerley, 30 November 2009 14:06

Owner: Gareth Jones, 29, Cardiff  Why this bike? Originally I bought this bike as a commuter for work and I promised myself I was not going to touch it. That went out the window straight away. Modifications: I’ve changed the forks, discs, added a custom headlight from a Gilera Runner moped, and an exhaust from a 2007 Yamaha R6. The ...

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NEC Show: Custom bikes galore

Laura Kennerley, 26 November 2009 12:33

This Moto Martin is just one of the trick custom bikes on display at the NEC Bike Show which opened today. Get all the latest NEC Show news The 1984 Suzuki GSX-R1100E2 based machine has been created by Griff’s Reality Motor Works. It features a Brembo brakes, Moto Martin ceramic coated exhaust custom made by Pete Sutton and a Dynojet ...

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Radical Ducati's café racer is monstrously good

Guy Procter, 25 November 2009 16:47

Spanish Ducati builders Radical Ducati have revealed their latest café racer. Called the RAD02 Imola it's a characteristically ravishing tribute to the 750SS Imola, one of the bikes that founded the Bologna firm's reputation for sporting success. Featuring a 900SSie engine with hot cams, Monster S4R chassis with 749S fully-adjustable forks, MV Agusta ride-height adjuster and asymmetric megaphone cans, it's ...

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Britain’s got biking talent: Golem’s Max

Laura Kennerley, 23 November 2009 14:25

Golem’s Max is the third finalist in the Britain’s got biking talent with Carole Nash competition. Owner: Anthony Hatfield, 47, Derby Why this bike? I’ve been riding for 31 years and when I first started there were lots of individual bikes out there, now you are hard pressed to tell the difference between them. I wanted something unique, and I’d ...

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Britain’s got biking talent: JPS Norton NRS588 Replica

Laura Kennerley, 23 November 2009 14:09

This Norton rep is the second finalist in the 2009 Britain’s got biking talent with Carole Nash competition. Bike: JPS Norton NRS588 Replica Owner: Tony Haywood, 52, Derbyshire Why this bike: Because of the rotary engine and the fact it’s something completely different – I didn’t want anything run of the mill. Modifications: Yamaha OW-01-derived five speed gearbox and exhaust, Spondon ...

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Le petit Chopper

Ped Baker, 21 November 2009 10:00

You¹re 14 years old, live in France (where it¹s legal to ride mopeds at that age) and it's Christmas. Your dad has just handed you the keys to the baddest (good in youth speak) moped ever seen in the hood (village) and you can¹t wait to hang (meet) with your bloods (friends) and chill (sit in a bus shelter). This was ...

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2010 Zero Engineering calendar on sale

Ped Baker, 28 October 2009 16:46

Japanese custom bike builders Zero Engineering have just launched their 2010 calendar and for the first time it's available outside of the US. Famous for pioneering vintage, old school style rigid framed bikes, Zero customs are a classy cut above the norm and next years calendar is just as special. Featuring both custom and Zero’s ‘kit build’ bikes the calendar ...

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