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BMW Motorrad R nineT Custom Project

BMW‘s R nineT is arguably the German brand’s most beautiful motorcycle right out of the crate, featuring modern styling equipped with a boxer twin and Paralever shaft drive. Notwithstanding its immediate appeal, the machine has a build suited for easy customization, with a removable rear pillion and a rear subframe held … READ MORE

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Deus Ex Machina Pegasus Motorcycle

Based on a hardtail Kawasaki W650, the Deus Ex Machina custom Pegasus motorcycle features a sleek paint job — featuring an all black finish and bright orange wheels — inspired by the customer’s track-only Honda Fireblade and ’69 Camaro. Details on the build include an old-school bates … READ MORE

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Buell X1 | By Sartorie Meccaniche

Recently, Francesco Torricella and his custom bike shop Sartorie Meccaniche were given the opportunity to put their stylish Italian touch to a Buell X1. The bike’s owner gave the crew carte blance, save for a couple of provisos: one, the tank had be painted iBritish racing green, and two, any modifications … READ MORE

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Canyon Commuter 7.0

Built for city riding, Canyon‘s new Commuter 7.0 is a an appealing marriage of form and function, featuring a frame in either brushed grey or white finishes and San Marco leather seat and handlebars. Details include fully integrated lighting, plus mudguards that can double as luggage racks for carrying gear … READ MORE

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Poler x Specialized AWOL Bicycle

Poler has teamed up with Specialized on a collaborative edition of the latter’s AWOL bike, featuring an AWOL 1 frame in orange and a number of impressive specs. Among them are a strong, light, and compliant Cr-Mo frame, Post Mount disc brakes, Body Geometry Phenom saddle, and panniers and a … READ MORE

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The $185,000 Midual Type 1 Motorcycle

The French motorcycle manufacturer bills the Midual Type 1 as a luxury bike, rather than a performance model, and it has the price tag to match. The Type 1 has a 1036 cc flat-twin, mated to a 6-speed transmission with a multi-plate clutch and an electric starter. The … READ MORE

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House Industries – Richard Sachs Exhibition at Rapha Cycle Club NYC

Tomorrow at New York City’s Rapha Cycle Club, a new retrospective dedicated to acclaimed bicycle frame builder Richard Sachs is set to kick off. The month-long exhibition, designed by House Industries, walks viewers through Sach’s industrial evolution, starting from his early days as an apprentice to present day, where the … READ MORE

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Leader Bike – 2015 725 + 735 Fixed Gear Bicycles

It is only few months until 2015, which means many companies are already gearing up for an exciting new year. Leader Bike is already revealing their newly designed 2015 versions of their popular 725 and 735 fixed gear frames. Building on their experience and feedback from riders, … READ MORE

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Levi’s Commuter – “The Ride” Featuring Tyrone Stevenson, Jr.

Following stops in Brooklyn and London, Levi’s Commuter travels to Northern California’s East Bay region for its latest installment of “The Ride” video series. The subject this time around is Tyrone Stevenson Jr., self-described king of the Scraper Bike Movement. Growing up in hardscrabble Oakland, Stevenson credits … READ MORE

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Cinelli x Jean-Luc Moerman Fixed Gear Bikes

Belgian artist Jean-Luc Moerman has parlayed his long-running passion for cycling into a project with the legendary Italian bicycle brand Cinelli. The resulting collaborative fixed gear bikes span 11 different models, each featuring high-quality components (Cinelli combined with Paul, Phil Wood and Kimori brands) and varying bright … READ MORE

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Levi’s Commuter – “The Ride” Featuring James Massiah

Last month saw the release of the first installment of “The Ride,” a video series from Levi’s Commuter exploring cycling culture in three different cities. Moving on from designer Kyle Garner in Brooklyn, the latest episode focuses on poet and musician James Massiah of London. The prolific performer … READ MORE