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Old Empire Motorcycles The Snipe

Our Friday custom motorbike crush comes from Old Empire Motorcycles, a workshop known for their heritage aesthetics. The striking build named "Snipe” started as a 2014 Yamaha SR400, it was striped down to its essentials and fitted with carefully engineered handmade components. From 3D machined yokes and switch gear to the hand beaten aluminium fron...read more

BMW F800GS

BMW Motorrad have recently refreshed one of our all time favorites, their mid-sized F800GS adventure bike, giving it an even more fresh and dynamic look. The iconic motorcycle is continuing its long success story and impresses with its versatility for journeys on and off-road. The dream bike has gained newly designed tank covers, ignition lock cove...read more

Federal Moto BMW R100

Our custom motorbike crush today comes from a small garage in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, called Federal Moto. This sharp build ticks all the right boxes, a sleek trimmed-down Cafe Racer that pays tribute to the past. Named "The Five”, the BMW R100 has been stripped to its essentials and fitted with a front fender, mini handlebar switches, leather g...read more

Motoped Survival

If you´re a petrolhead and a DIY fan, the Motoped conversion kit is the perfect project. The Motoped Survival Bike is a utilitarian, military-inspired super-hauler built for the creative survivalist, and is able to travel up to 400 miles without needing to fuel up thanks to the added fuel from two side-mounted rotopax fuel tanks. It also comes outf...read more

Yamaha Super 7 Scrambler

Yamaha’s incredibly successful Yard Built program consists of renown customisers from around the world providing inspirational ideas on how to transform modern Yamaha models. Customers can then buy the kits and build their own custom bike. Custom builders JvB-moto was given the honor of being the first workshop to tackle Yamaha´s new XSR700, the en...read more

Yamaha 04GEN

Yamaha have recently unveiled the fourth concept model of Yamaha´s Gen series, featuring semi-transparent body panels and a frame with a flowing, organic design. The impressive 04GEN features a monocoque frame that resembles the basic structure of a Vespa, and a semi-transparent resin bodywork allowing the internal structure of the scooter to be di...read more

BMW Motorrad Lac Rose

BMW Motorrad have presented Concept Lac Rose, a modern interpretation of an iconic rally bike, the BMW GS motorcycle that was taken by Gaston Rahier over the finish line to win the legendary 1985 Paris-Dakar rally. The bike is inspired by BMW desert racers of the mid 1980s and is based on the phenomenally successful R nineT platform, a perfect comb...read more

Ural Sportsman Adventurer

Carry your gear in style on your next adventure ride with the Ural Sportsman Package Camp Wandawega Edition motorcycle. The Gear-Up Sportsman model provides you space for your everyday needs, whether its camping gear, food, or other bulky stuff, you´ll no longer need to worry about strapping it to your bike, or back. The rugged bike is designed to ...read more

Moto Guzzi O2

Marco Matteucci is a photographer and graphic designer, he is also a motorbike enthusiast and for the last three years has been on a motorcycle building adventure from his Workshop in Italy. This beautiful masterpiece started as a Tonti framed Moto Guzzi V35 TT from 1985, but was stripped to its bare essentials, cleaned and lovingly fitted with bes...read more

BMW R100S Black Baron

Our latest custom motorbike crush is this beastly beamer by Denmark’s Relic Motorcycles. The donor bike started as a BMW R100S (it was actually an old police bike) from the 80s, and was striped to its essentials. The old rear section of the frame was removed, and the centre rear section of the frame was extended in order to mount a Biltwell Harley ...read more

Classified Moto Honda XR650L

There are a few custom builders that push the boundaries, but none have impressed us more than Classified Moto with their heavily customized motorbikes. The latest machine to roll out of their workshop is this impressive beast aimed at adventurers, a love or hate monstrosity and we love it. The impressive build has all the signature cues of a Class...read more

2016 Harley-Davidson Roadster

Harley-Davidson motorcycles has announced a new member of the Sportster family, a minimalist fastback called the Roadster. Inspired by vintage race bikes from the 1950s and 1960s that had small fenders, small fuel tanks, and were stripped to their bare essentials to achieve a singular performance purpose, the new Roadster is a mash-up of styling ge...read more

Vagabund Honda CB450

One of our favorite custom motorbikes ever is the spectacular BMW R100R by Vagabond Moto. Today we showcase another work of art by the Austrian duo, designer Paul Brauchart and mechanical engineer Philipp Rabl - the 1972 Honda CB450 K5 Cafe Racer, a build developed in line with a brief of clean lines and a minimalist finish, with everything deemed ...read more

Rokon Trail-breaker

Rokon Trail-Breaker is a new and updated edition of a 60´s bike that´s seen its fair share of rough riding at the hand of the armed forces, forest guards or fish and game officers. This permanent two wheel drive bike is now lighter, with an inverted front suspension, to smooth things out, and now features hollow wheels that provide extra flotation....read more

The Witch Harley Davidson Sportster

Switzerland based photographer Lorenz Richard is a long time motorcycle enthusiast, with help from the guys at Young Guns Speedshop, they have created this mind blowing bobber. Named "The Witch”, the impressive build is based on a 1997 883 Harley Davidson Sportster, it was stripped to its essentials and had several parts customized, such as a new h...read more

Motorcycle Bivouac

The Motorcycle Bivouac by Exposed, is the perfect companion on your journeys, providing the necessary shelter and letting you enjoy the outdoors the purest way possible. Designed by a group of motorcycle enthusiasts from Switzerland, the rugged shelter uses your bike as part of the structure, reducing the package size to a minimum. Bivouac adapts f...read more

Analog Motorcycles Royal Enfield

Our latest custom motorbike crush is by Analog Motorcycles, the basis of what you see is a 2014 Continental GT that originally, already had cafe racer lines, but now took a twist that makes it look more like a dirt bike or scrambler. The guys fitted some chunky continental tires, some sleek powder coated aluminum rims, a custom built exhaust pipe, ...read more
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January 2017 Finds On Huckberry

It´s that time of the month that we update our custom, curated BTS Shop on Huckberry, a shop that hooks you up with the coolest apparel and travel gear for an active lifestyle, along with some interesting stories and original content. Check out our new curated list of some of the coolest products and deals available this month of January on Huckberry. Details below...
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January 2017 Finds On Amazon

We are back this year with some new fresh finds on Amazon. This month we have found some more cool, beautiful and functional products buried deep in Amazon´s massive catalog. We showcase a list of products that caught our attention, either for their great discount price, for their great customer ratings, or simply because they are pretty goddamn awesome. Product details after the jump....
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Playstation Wood Skin

A beautiful wood finish looks good on almost everything. You can now transform your PlayStation 4 (or PS4 Pro) into a showpiece that perfectly blends into your decor. Designed and produced in Portland, USA, this awesome wood skin is precision cut from real wood and is easy to apply on your beloved console. It also features a residue-free stick-on backing, and has cutouts for proper ventilation. Available in four s...