Cafe Racers, Bobbers, Trackers, custom and classic motorcycle parts.
As the lines blur between the different styles of custom bike building and builders become more adventurous, it's getting much harder to simply label a custom motorcycle as a Cafe Racer, Tracker, Bobber, etcetera. While this latest build by CRO motorcycles is a self proclaimed Cafe Racer many may argue otherwise (and I'm sure a few of my Facebook followers will!) but personally I think it's evolution at work. If you want to build a period correct Cafe Racer you'd probably never consider a BMW as a donor let alone one released in the late 70's. As older bikes get older and are either falling to bits or cost an arm and a leg to buy we're all looking for alternatives. Bikes like BMW's R65 are available at a good price and offer solid performance and reliability, but using one as the base for a Cafe Racer means it's sometimes necessary to bend the rules.
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