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Shinya Kimura video: Building bikes from the soul

Ped Baker, 25 June 2010 13:59

Legendary Japanese bike builder Shinya Kimura has just released this incredibly beautiful and emotive video about his passion for bike building. Shot in and around his Chabott Engineering workshop in California, Shinya tells the story of his background and reveals the creative methods he uses to build his one-off creations. Owners of Kimura built bikes include Hollywood actor Brad Pitt.

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Breitling Moto Martin Café racer

Ped Baker, 24 June 2010 09:02

This isn't the kind of bike you'd expect to roll out of a shop named Santiago Choppers. Owned and run by prolific custom builder Alan Bernard, Santiago's specialise in trikes and bobbers more than café racers but the Breitling bike proves Alan has more than one trick up his sleeve.  The frame is 1970's vintage Moto Martin and the Kawasaki ...

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Foggy gives advice to Lorenzo before TT parade lap

Ped Baker, 11 June 2010 10:59

WSB legend and former TT lap record holder Carl Fogarty gives words of encouragement to Jorge Lorenzo as the MotoGP rider prepares for his TT debut today. Dainese backed Lorenzo is making his first trip to the Isle of Man and will ride the parade lap alongside MCN's Marc Potter and GP icon Angel Nieto.  Read our exclusive story in ...

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Lorenzo's bike arrives at the TT

Ped Baker, 10 June 2010 12:54

The Yamaha R1 that MotoGP star Jorge Lorenzo will be riding on Fridays Parade lap has arrived on the Isle of Man. The specially prepared bike features a unique paint scheme designed by MCN reader and competition winner John Holland.      Dainese backed Lorenzo is making his first trip to the Isle of Man and will ride the parade lap ...

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Last chance to enter this year's Moto Giro Italia

Ped Baker, 20 May 2010 08:59

Entries for the 2010 Moto Giro Italia close next Wednesday. Places are still available in all classes and also on the bike transport truck from the UK so if you'd like to take part in one of the world's greatest motorcycling events you need to act now! Run over five days through the glorious north Italian countryside, the Giro follows ...

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Battle of the Brands - Arizona Mile May 1st

Ped Baker, 29 April 2010 15:56

No less than eight different brands of twin cylinder motorcycle will be competing in this weekends Grand National Championship Flat track race at the Yavapai Downs in Prescott, Arizona. Run on a mile-long dirt-oval, similar to a giant speedway track, the 125bhp 750-1000cc twins will reach speeds of up to 140mph, clashing handlebars as they compete for the £100,000 prize ...

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'Distressed' Harley Road King Custom

Ped Baker, 28 April 2010 10:26

Distressing chrome and paintwork has been popular in the custom car world for some time but this is the first time we've seen it applied to a Bagger Harley. Chris from Fox Custom Paint and Ric Greene from Southeast Custom Cycles (both based in Carolina USA) began working on the 2005 Road King custom when they noticed how much attention ...

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Triumph 865 flat tracker for sale

Ped Baker, 08 April 2010 16:56

Belgium Triumph dealer Blondeel is selling this stunning street-legal 865cc flat track custom at it's showroom in Ostend. The bike originally started life as a standard 2005 Thruxton but owner Patrick Blondeel saw the potential to build the first flat track bike in Belgium. Patrick explained "I wanted to do something that we don't have over here, I made a ...

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Innocent sausage mown down by police motorcyclist

Ped Baker, 08 April 2010 15:37

A man dressed as an Italian sausage has been struck by a police motorcycle as he competed in the annual Opening Day Klements Racing Sausages Relay Race in Milwaukee, USA. The running relay is part of the Milwaukee Brewers baseball teams opening ceremony. The accident occurred when the Italian sausage ran across the police motorcyclists' path as he attempted to 'high ...

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Customs and modified: Rizoma Ducati Streetfighter

Ped Baker, 08 April 2010 09:31

US performance parts distributor Motivation Accessories have built this one-off Ducati Streetfighter to showcase the 2010 range of Rizoma performance parts. Motivation have literally thrown the entire Rizoma catalogue at the bike from rear sets to engine covers and while the complete bike is as tacky as a Vegas slot-machine the highlight has to be the see-through timing belt covers. ...

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