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Our Favorite Custom Motorcycles

Over the past couple of years we have featured some stylish, beastly, clean, and unusual motorbike conversions, today we have decided to make a list of our favorite builds featured here on blessthissstuff. What follows are some examples of the creative work being done around the world, get ready to drool… (note: these are our editor´s picks, list in no particular order).



TRIUMPH SPEED TWIN | BY ROD & TODD DESIGN
Triumph Speed Twin is a motorcycle created by Northumbria University students, Roy Norton and Thomas Kashe…more photos & details




IRON GUERILLA | BY ROUGH CRAFTS

a 2009 Harley-Davidson Sportster Iron 883 by Taiwan garage Rough Crafts…more photos & details




BMW R60/7 | BY ER MOTORCYCLES
a spectacular BMW R60/7 conversion by Blaz Sustarsic of ER Motorcycles…more photos & details




YAMAHA XS650 | BY THRIVE MOTORCYCLE
Thrive Motorcycle is a new custom bike shop from Jakarta, Indonesia, they have re-imagined the classic Yamaha XS650 and transformed it into this remarkable build named ‘T004 MooN’…more photos & details




BMW R1100GS "DESERT” | BY CRD MOTORCYCLES
Cafe Racer Dreams(CRD) from Madrid took a BMW R1100 GS and transformed it into this awesome "Desert Scrambler”…more photos & details




TRIUMPH RUMBLER | BY JVB MOTO
The starting point was a standard TRIUMPH Scrambler, but the numerous JvB-moto modifications give it a distinctive look…more photos & details




BMW R60/2 "GREAT ESCAPE”, BY BLITZ-MOTORCYCLES
a 1963 BMW R60/2 named "Great Escape" customized by French garage Blitz Motorcycles…
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BMW R80 | BY ER MOTORCYCLES
ER Motorcycles from Slovenia rolled out this impressive conversion of a 1983 BMW R80 which they calls "Mobster”…more photos & details




1975 HONDA CB 550 | BY SEAWEED & GRAVEL
The 1975 Honda CB 550 from California´s Seaweed and Gravel was stripped to its basics and rebuilt as a simple, clean, minimalist bike with an aggressive, low stance…more photos & details




TRIUMPH GREAT ESCAPE | BY DRAGS & RACING
Inspired by the famous "Great Escape" movie, Italian Dino Romano has achieved general applause with this spectacular customized Bonneville…more details

Fan of custom Bikes? check out the book "The Ride” (pictured below) a 320 deluxe page book with the world’s most exciting bikes, with full-color photo galleries and detailed technical breakdowns.




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LAND ROVER DEFENDER ICARUS | Image

LAND ROVER DEFENDER ICARUS

Land Rover Defender Icarus is the ultimate camper conversion built by South African company Alu-Cab. Jeremy Bergh and his team at Alu-Cab wanted to build the ultimate overlander, and we must agree, the Icarus Defender is undoubtedly a very impressive vehicle. It accommodates two people comfortably without compromising on storage space, it was fitted with a built-in tent that opens in seconds and is accessed from inside the camper, a fold-away stove, bright Lumeno li...
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MERCEDES SLS AMG GT3 45TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION | Image

MERCEDES SLS AMG GT3 45TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION

To mark the Mercedes-Benz SLS 45th Anniversary, a very special edition was presented. The 6.3-liter V8 SLS AMG GT3 supercar construction was supervised by Bernd Schneider, winner of the German Touring Championship. It intends to conquer, not only collectors of the German brand, but also car racing fans. However, there are two drawbacks: first, its price, never below $500,000, and finally, the fact that there are only five units for sale, which greatly raises the dis...
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KIT BIKE | A BICYCLE IN A BAG | Image

KIT BIKE | A BICYCLE IN A BAG

Winner of the prestigious Red Dot design award, Kit Bike is a minimal white bicycle that can easily be dismantled/assembled and carried in a circular leather backpack! Designed by Lucid Design, the unconventional and lightweight ride is made of 21 parts that easily twist and lock together using a rotating mechanism and secured with a key. The bag is divided into 3 sections to store the 2 wheels and all the bicycle components. via watch the cool video...
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