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BMW R80 by Diamond Atelier

Founded in 2013 by twentysomethings Tom Konecny and Pablo Steigleder, Diamond Atelier is a Munich-based custom bike shop that’s already gained some notoriety, thanks in part to this 1992 BMW R80RT. Very little of the original R80 is represented in the build. The 18″ spoked front wheel and floating brake discs … READ MORE


Magpul Ronin Motorcycle

Custom street bikes usually have a story to tell. Whether its about the designer himself, a cause, or an event, more than just the average amount of love and passion goes into it than normal production bikes. In the case of this American born-and-bred company, Magpul, their … READ MORE


2015 Ducati Scrambler

Ducati has unveiled the 2015 Scrambler, a new sport bike years in the making and designed specifically with the U.S. market in mind. The Scrambler represents the first new entry-level model on the part of the Italian manufacturer since it introduced the Monster in the early ’90s, featuring a “post-heritage” … READ MORE


300-HP Kawasaki Ninja H2R Unveiled

Hailed as an engineering marvel, the Kawasaki Ninja H2R boasts a 998 cc supercharged motor designed by Kawasaki Heavy Industries’ Gas Turbine division. The power output is “in the region of 300 horsepower,” making it the most powerful motorcycle ever produced. Needless to say, the machine isn’t … READ MORE


Confederate X132 Hellcat Speedster

Built with an assist from an erstwhile Ducati designer, the Confederate X132 Hellcat Speedster is a machine that looks fast while standing still. It’s outfitted with carbon fiber and billet aluminum, an adjustable suspension, dual-caliper brakes, and 18-inch carbon fiber wheels. Power comes courtesy of a 2,163cc fuel-injected V-Twin … READ MORE


Bandit9 – Bishop Concept Motorcycle

Beijing-Based Bandit9 recently launched an outpost in Saigon, and the latest project out of the gates is the Bishop Concept, based on a 125cc Honda SuperSport and featuring a metallic unibody constructed from a single block of high-grade aluminum. The custom bike specialist is tapping a pair of incongruous … READ MORE


Deus Ex Machina – Steve R100

Based on a BMW R100/7, the latest custom machine from Deus Ex Machina is dubbed the Steve R100, built piece by piece in a process that took five months. According to the design team, the goal was to create something “smooth and simple.” Clearly, they accomplished their goal, … READ MORE


Deus Ex Machina Lightning 400 Motorcycle

Deus Ex Machina christened this custom bike the Lightning 400 because it’s “powerful, crazy and light.” Based on the iconic Yamaha SR, the build takes inspiration from the bikes of 40 years ago, which means handcrafted precision and basic materials limited to aluminum, fiberglass, steel and rubber. Details include a 46mm … READ MORE


Harley Davidson Project Livewire

Harley Davidson‘s old-school heritage is the principal draw for adherents of the brand, but the American motorcycle maker is treading new ground with the introduction of Project Livewire, the all-electric concept that’s sure to turn heads. Don’t get too excited (or disappointed) — the bike isn’t set … READ MORE


Norton 850 Commando by Federal Moto

Based out of Edmonton, Canada, Federal Moto is the new kid on the custom motorcycle block, offering one-of-a-kind builds for “the everyday adventurer.” Their first project out of the gates represents a very good start: a Norton 850 Commando resto-mod that gives the nod to Western Canadian motorcycle culture. One of the … READ MORE


Deus Ex Machina Grievous Angel Motorcycle

There just something inherently manly about motorcycles. Exposed engines, shining exhaust pipes, and the idea that you are squarely saddled on a beast beneath tied to only two wheels. Deus Ex Machina bikes, however, have been taking the image further for years and their Grievous Angel Motorcycle inspires … READ MORE