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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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THE NATURAL | BY THE TARANTULAS | Image

THE NATURAL | BY THE TARANTULAS

The Tarantulas is a custom bike studio in NE Portland, they are a group of friends that specialize in building Cafe Motorcycles. They have built some sweet bikes, we have featured the "Smooth Criminal" a stunning custom Honda CB350. Today we feature another of their creations, a 1976 Honda CB750F SS, named "The Natural" , the bike was striped of all the useless crap, the result is a bike that is "Natural”. Brushed metal, gum rubber and leather looking vinyl were use...
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BIKE SUIT BAG

As fantastic as bike commuting sounds, it can pose some challenges, like riding in your work clothes. Thankfully "Two Wheel Gear” have you covered, their Classic Waxed Canvas Suit Bag was specially designed for the business professional bike commuter, letting you commute with crisp, wrinkle free clothes. Pack all your office essentials, work suit, shoes, shower gear, 15” laptop (in the padded laptop storage), tools and accessories. The stylish pannier is extremely w...
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STROMER ST2 ELECTRIC BIKE

The ST2 is the new digitally connected e-bike by Swiss brand Stromer, it integrates Bluetooth, GPS and GSM systems. With an understated and minimalist design its technical features sure are a nice surprise, with a redesigned engine of 500 Watts, an impressive 35 Nm of torque and a very long range, of up to 90 miles. These numbers are impressive, but the positive features just keep adding up, you get a frame integrated battery, that you can charge on the bike, or tak...
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