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Gropes | Unique Leather Handlebar Grips

Nonusual are a London based design studio, they specialize in re-engineering and re-styling existing everyday tools and objects. Gropes are unique leather handlebar grips. They offer the bike customization enthusiast an individual and eye-catching alternative to the usual handlebar coverings. Gropes are hand-made from high quality leather with pre-punched holes and come with extra-long laces. They are available in two sizes and many color combinations.

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Remember the popular post we did on the Motoped conversion kit? Now the same guys behind the petrolhead DIY project have presented their new kit, the Motopeds Survival Bike : Black Ops Edition. The apocalypse ready ride is built with the same kit as the standard Motoped, but comes with a bunch of action ready accessories to choose from, including a crossbow, two gas packs, a survival shovel, a harpoon, a blade a saw, carabiners, an axe, climbing rope, flashlight, an...
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Lamborghini presented the Aventador J Roadster supercar that promises to leave no one indifferent, they will compete for the attentions of the Geneva Motor Show with the Ferrari F12 Berlinetta. The Aventador J is distinguished by the absence of the roof and the presence of a mirror located centrally between the two mini windshields. The new Lamborghini Aventador J is the most radical convertible supercar ever produced in the history of Lamborghini, the company says ...
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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 as unnecessary being removed. After being stripped bare, the bike was fitted with a wheel hugger style number plate moun...
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