Japan's Most Violent Biker Gang

Japan's Most Violent Biker Gang Japanese motorcycle gangs have wreaked havoc since the 1970s. Known as Bosozuku, these gangs have a violent history, raging war against rival crews and cops. Gang members roamed the highways, sometimes hundreds at a time, with an array of brutal weaponry, customized bikes, and distinct crew jumpsuits. Being part of one of these motorcycle gangs was a frantic lifestyle, one that could easily lead to…

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Custom Bikes Of The Week: 5 July, 2020

Custom Bikes Of The Week: 5 July, 2020 Voxan is back with an electric land speed bike designed to hit 330 km/h. Plus a wild Buell M2 Cyclone from France, and details of a collaboration between two storied British marques: Aston Martin and Brough Superior. Buell M2 by Taverne Motorcycles It’s impressive enough that this fierce cafe racer is based on the clunky Buell M2 Cyclone. But it’s even cooler…

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10 Cafe Racer Motorcycles Of 2020

10 Cafe Racer Motorcycles Of 2020 10 Cafe Racer Motorcycles Of 2020 Best Models At Eicma Motor Show 2019 2020 Triumph Thruxton RS Cafe Price € 16.900 2020 Yamaha XSR900 Price € 9.999 2020 Suzuki SV650 Nero Price € 6.590 2020 Royal Enfield 650 Continental GT DR Mayhem Price € 6.600 2020 Moto Guzzi V7 III Racer 10th Anniversary 2020 Kawasaki Z900RS Cafe Price $11,799 2020 Husqvarna Vitpilen 701 2020…

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Moto Leggera: Upcycle strips down the Ducati 900 SS

Moto Leggera: Upcycle strips down the Ducati 900 SS Even though the Ducati 900 SS is some three decades old, we still see a lot of customs based around the 90° V-twin Desmo engine. A little online digging reveals the reason: over 25,000 examples of this model rolled out of the factory in Borgo Panigale. That’s an impressive number, and around half of Ducati’s entire factory output last year. Fortunately,…

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Custom Bikes Of The Week: Best of The No Show

Custom Bikes Of The Week: Best of The No Show The global pandemic hasn’t just shut down big events like Intermot and EICMA—a slew of grassroots custom shows have hit the pause button too. To help fill the void, Harley-Davidson put on The No Show, a weeklong Instagram-based showcase of top class builds. H-D pulled their entries from the canceled Mama Tried, Congregation and Born Free shows, with a few…

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Double H: Herb Becker’s supercharged Norton drag bike

Double H: Herb Becker’s supercharged Norton drag bike History has a strange habit of repeating itself. Exactly ten years ago, give or take a few days, we featured a twin-engined Norton called ‘Double Trouble.’ And now we have an even more incredible Norton, following the same format, called ‘Double H.’ It looks vintage but it’s a recent build, and uses mostly Commando rather than Atlas engine parts. It’s also supercharged,…

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10 of the Coolest Motorcycles You May Not Have Heard of | 2020

10 of the Coolest Motorcycles You May Not Have Heard of | 2020 Some of the coolest motorcycles aren’t the ones you see every day. Motorbikes have come a long way since the early days and while you may be familiar with most of the popular brands and models, there are some pretty impressive bikes roaming the open road. In this video, we’re bringing you ten unique and eye-catching motorcycles…

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M Power: Giving the BMW K100RS a modern edge

M Power: Giving the BMW K100RS a modern edge A few years ago, building a cafe racer usually meant imbuing it with a sense of nostalgia. But these days, the custom scene is just as much about modernizing older motorcycles. So we’re seeing more and more builds that combine sharp lines and a sense of minimalism, with performance upgrades matched to ‘neo-retro’ looks. This deft BMW K100 from Motocrew, the…

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