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100% Electric Motorcycle : Brammo Empulse and Enertia Home. 1. July 2008. ROYAL ENFIELD " Custom Line " Il mondo della motocicletta come sappiamo bene è assai strano e variopinto.

July 2008

Ci sono gli assatanati della pura prestazione, gli amanti della bella meccanica, i fuoristradisti, i modaioli,i viaggiatori tritakilometri per non parlare dei "fanatici" di marca e altri ancora. Eppoi ci sono quelli innamorati di una motocicletta "antica", tutta di ferro, nata in Inghilterra molti e molti anni fa, poi emigrata in India dove è rimasta uguale a se stessa, anacronistica e sorpassata e quindi più snob e anglosassone che mai.

La ROYAL ENFIELD costruisce ,oggi, moto che non erano moderne nemmeno quando sono nate, monocilindriche 350 e 500 di potenza terribilmente modesta, telaio in tubi di concezione non proprio "racing"e sospensioni .......... si vabbè. Eppure a guardarle ci si può invaghire di questi vecchi attrezzi metallici. Questa prima "infornata", prevede una configurazione estetica da Dirt Track, con tanto di tabelle portanumero e scarico alto. MotArt: Motorcycle. All images © John Lindesay Small Push start of the 250 race at French Grand Prix at Le Mans, 1979 Graeme Crosby overtakes Sedge Deste on the straight at Oran Park during the '78 '79 summer Swann Series International meeting.

MotArt: Motorcycle

Rick Perry on the Team Kawasaki H2R 750. Oran Park 1979. '78 World 500 Champion Kenny Roberts at the '79 French G.P. at Le Mans, Dennis Neil using Mal Campbell as a berm at Hell Corner. Push start of the 500 race at the 1979 French Grand Prix at Le Mans. Season 2 Airing on Velocity! Yamaha XV750. Yamaha’s underrated Virago from the 1980s is really gaining favor as a custom base.

Yamaha XV750

Classified Moto have already shown the way, and here’s another terrific example—this time from Greg Hageman of Doc’s Chops. It’s a 1982 Yamaha XV750, and it was built for Season Two of Discovery Channel’s Cafe Racer TV show. Hageman built a new subframe to support the lovely, wasp-like seat unit, and lowered the forks by two inches to improve the stance. There’s a Tarozzi fork brace to tighten the handling, along with Tarozzi rearsets and clip-ons for a better riding position. At the back is an adjustable, air-assisted shock and a simple Acewell unit has replaced the standard instruments. The engine internals have been left alone, but the stock Hitachi carbs have been rejetted, fitted with K&N filters and matched to a free-flowing Mac Performance exhaust. [Images by Erick Runyon of Choppershotz. Garage Project Motorcycles. Roland Sands Design. POSTED Wednesday, March 30, 2011 Blog 23 COMPLETE Here’s a few shots of the new owner and her brand new KTM.

Roland Sands Design

Lucky girl….and if you ask us, lucky bike too. Blog 22 Happiness comes in many forms and today it comes in the color of a beautiful ripe California grown tangerine. La boîte au Zèbre. Restoration Werks. Le blog de Thomas. Busters Accessories - Home. S MOTOR AB. The AUTOSPORT Bulletin Board > The cutaway drawing and its artists. Mombaerts-race. Si d’aventure, vous assistez à une course de « classic », il y a de grandes chances que vous aller les croiser aux détours des paddocks, près de leur camion ou en train de « mécaniquer » une de leurs préparations.


Si la compétition les a animés depuis plus de trente ans, c’est vers la préparation de machines de courses et de « café-racer » que Alain et Renaud se sont désormais orientés. Pour cet article, nous allons vous présenter une des dernières productions sorties des ateliers « Mombaerts », à savoir un café-racer sur base de R100RS de 1978. C’est Renaud qui nous accueille pour une présentation et un essai de cette machine. Boxer Mag Bonjour Renaud, merci de nous recevoir pour cet essai exclusif réservé à Boxer Mag. Présente nous cette moto. Renaud Mombaerts (le fils) Il s’agit donc bien d’une R100RS de 1978 sur laquelle nous avons passé en revue l’ensemble de la machine pour en faire un engin exclusif, performant et fiable au quotidien.

Ryca Motors - About the CS-1. The Kneeslider — Motorcycle News for Positive People. The Return of the Cafe Racers. Miob's bikes. Cafe Beemers. Moto GP en direct - MotoGP - RTL Info. CAFE RACER CULTURE. BellaDonna Trackers. High Voltage. LE CONTAINER. Le Dépassionné. Paris Motorcycle Daily. Foutraque Garage. Twin Zone. Ottonero Cafe Racer. Le Blog Moto. [Fédération Française des Motards en Colère] 1979 Honda Cb650 Cafe Racer. What more do you need on a friday afternoon than a little relaxing video with beautiful scenery and fantastic looking machinery.

1979 Honda Cb650 Cafe Racer

While you're here check out this other video produced by the same people. Obviously Italian, and really just a beautiful video of a woman riding through the countryside on another great looking motorcycle. Check out this video of Genki Hagata's recovery from a near high side. Him floating in the air for a few seconds is really surreal. Can only imagine what it was like for him. Take a look at the beautiful creations from Mikhail Smolyanov on his blog Digitally rendered and harking back to days gone by, his motorcycles concepts are a fascinating take on some potential concepts. This summer I bought a 2nd 1979 Honda Cb650 to use as parts for the cafe racer. Supercycle Motorcycle magazine, road testing the Yamaha R5B Cafe racer article from Supercycle Magazine circa 1973 I've very close to taking the bike to paint and finally finally finishing this thing.

Corpses From Hell MG. Motorcycle.