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Yamaha Yard Built XJR1300 “Rhapsody in Blue”

The latest installment of Yamaha‘s “Yard Built” series takes the form of this Yamaha XJR1300 “Rhapsody in Blue,” made in collaboration with custom bike builder Keinosuke Sasaki and his Brooklyn-based workshop, Keino Cycles. Inspired by the ’90s race bikes that Sasaki saw on the streets of Japan growing up, …

2015 Yamaha XJR1300 Motorcycle

Yamaha‘s XJR1300 motorcycle is back, although, mostly in name only. In fact, the XJR1300 and the spirit of the brand’s Sports Heritage Range never really left us. After 20 years of evolution, the iconic machine is here with its signature slim, racer-style fuel tank, aluminium handlebars, and …

1968 Yamaha XS650 Motorcycle | Tuned By Thrive Motorcycle

Motorcycle enthusiasts reside in all corners of the Earth, and Indonesia has its fair share of urban bikers. Based in the capital city of Jakarta, Thrive Motorcycle revamped the vintage 1968 Yamaha XS650 into a contemporary café racer. The majority of the bike is painted in understated …

Yamaha Yard Built XJR1300 Project X By Deus Ex Machina Italy

Deus Ex Machina – which translates to “god from the machine” – is undoubtedly one of the world’s best when it comes to customizing motorcycles, with locations in American, Australia, Asia, and Europe serving as inspirations and centers for creativity for those looking for two-wheeled self-expression. So, when …

Yamaha Moto Cage-Six Concept Motorcycle

The sexy silhouette of a super sport certainly gets all the attention, though it lacks practicality in real world occasions. Then there is the Yamaha Moto Cage-Six Concept. A design study made for stunt riding (see the foot pegs on the front wheel hub), the Moto Cage-Six …

2013 Yamaha YZF-R1

When you have a machine built to perfection, there is little else to do than changing paint job. After the addition of a new traction control system to the design last year, engineers made only one alternation to the 2013 Yamaha YFZ-R1 super bike – the color …

1982 Yamaha Virago XV 920 Chopper | By SHEDBUILTBIKES

Originally a builder’s update for his own BMW cafe racer, the BMW Cafe Blog that started by Michiel quickly outgrew its Blogger template. Now in its new format along with a name change – SHEDBUILTBIKES, the blogger/motorcycle enthusiast also went beyond his BMW bike build with a …

Ducati Multistrada Biuta Custom Motorcycle | By Carlo Roscio

There is some truth in the saying ” Slow and Steady Wins the Race” when it comes to this particular Ducati custom. Built by Carlo Roscio of Pavia, Italy, and his brother, over the course of two years, the Ducati Multistrada “Biuta” is a tuned version of …

Yamaha Y125 Moegi Concept Motorcycle

  Cars usually take center stage at the Tokyo Motor Show, but the second iteration of Yamaha‘s Y125 Moegi Concept Bike is certainly still an eye catcher. This motorcycle-bicycle hybrid has a cool, slim aluminum cast frame with a single-cylinder engine pumping enough power to easily reach …