In the summer of 1964, the English seaside resort town of Brighton was the battleground for two rival motorcycle gangs: the Mods and the Rockers. Almost five decades later, Rockers Larry Fletcher and Martin Cimek continues the infamous ‘Battle of Brighton’ by hosting the 9th annual Mods vs. Rockers Vintage Motorcycle and Scooter Rally in Chicago. READ ON
A bike built to honor a car is one things we just don't get to see too often. However, it looks like when customizers are thinking about such a machine, the end result is glorious. And Custom Wolf's Aston Martin tribute Hommage motorcycle is a truly glorious beast.
In case the shape of the Hommage seems familiar, it may be because of the huge, raked-out Thunderbike fork perfectly complemented by the Wolf custom tank. Some might say the Hommage reminds of the Walz bikes and be right: roadster-ish beauty has some classic shapes, indeed. READ ON
The brief was, start with a stock 2000-2003 Harley-Davidson Sportster and design a one-of-a-kind custom motorcycle.
The Local Motors/DP Custom Cycles competition doesn't have much relevancy to New Zealand but we like the winning designs and thought we would share them.
Over 200 entries were received via the online competition from 10 different countries, with the winning concept by Andre Costa of Portugal, to be built by DP Custom Cycles. READ ON