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Custom Yamaha Virago Cafe Racer | By Docs Chops

This custom Yamaha Virago was built by Greg Hageman of Docs Chops. This Mid-80s Virago Cafe was built for Season Two of Cafe Racer on the Discovery Channel. Greg Hageman has been blessed with an eye for finding treasure among a trash heap, transforming rusty bikes  from the 1970s into eye-popping café racers. You can check out more of Greg´s work on his website.

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JEEP SHORTCUT

Jeep have recently revealed this awesome little concept. The Jeep Shortcut is based on a modern Wrangler and invokes the spirit of 1950s Americana with a shortened body and functional simplicity. The ultra-capable off-roader started as a two-door Wrangler, but had 14 inches chopped out of the body making it more than two feet shorter than a standard Wrangler. The Shortcut also sheds its doors and roof, and has modifications such as a unique grille, hood, tailgate, w...
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CUSTOM BMW K65 | BY MOTO SUMISURA | Image

CUSTOM BMW K65 | BY MOTO SUMISURA

Last week we did a popular feature on the awesome "Custom BMW K75" by Moto Sumisura, a garage in Italy ran by BMW fanatic Frank A. We snooped around his website and found this very cool BMW R65 custom scrambler. The bike was originally a 1982 BMW R65, it was stripped down to its bare bones and then reassembled as a one of a kind BMW R65 custom scrambler. We love the details on this, beautiful antique green leather based saddle, and great minimal chrome paint work....
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BMW R80 | BY AUTO FABRICA

British custom builders Auto Fabrica have really achieved perfection in its simplicity with their new build, a stunning BWR80 conversion. The English workshop specializes in a super-clean, minimalist look, and focuses on reducing weight in their custom bikes. The rear is certainly one of the most exciting we’ve seen so far, with a stylish curved orange panel holding slender red acrylic fins that distribute the brake lighting. The perfect ride for commuting in a busy...
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