BSMC III LONDON 2014 & 2015

BSMC III LONDON 2014 & 2015

Last May the Bike Shed went balls-out with our third exhibition, celebrating the new-wave cafe racer custom scene, featuring over 120 brats, scramblers, trackers, bobbers, cafe racers, and a whole bunch of category-defying custom bikes. The central […]

BSMC Custom Classifieds

BSMC Custom Classifieds

Buying or selling a custom motorcycle is a pain in the arse. If you’re a seller, where do you go to sell your Shed-built or Pro-built pride & joy to a buyer that understands the value of […]

Motorcycle Video Library

Motorcycle Video Library

We’re always being sent great vids to show on Facebook, but there’s no single place where you can find all these great motorcycle films in one space, until now. Check out what’s new. Video submissions & suggestions […]

Kevils El Toro

Kevils El Toro

Kevils. It is a word so synonymous with classy BMW builds that you can forget that it derived from a man’s name. Kevin Hill – Kev Hill – Kevils. That old linguistic technique of Portmanteau – the blending […]

Sartorie Meccaniche Tuono

Sartorie Meccaniche Tuono

When Hollywood cognoscenti and the social elite want some dapper new threads, they may well head to one of the many Milanese tailors; generations old in the ways of sartorial nip and tuck. After all, Italian tailoring is […]

Andy’s Ugly Duc-Ling

Andy’s Ugly Duc-Ling

Andy from Mount Beauty in Australia has owned this 2002 Ducati 900ss from new, in those 12 years he’s fettled with the bike several times and has also completed a couple of other builds and has a few more […]

BSMC Gear Guide #39

BSMC Gear Guide #39

It’s the last Gear Guide before Christmas, and we featured some tasty gifts for you to treat yourself to, or alternatively you should be leaving big unsubtle hints for. We’ve also found a couple of very useful […]

Enid – The Crooked-Nosed Stripper

Enid – The Crooked-Nosed Stripper

You can look but you can’t touch. Obviously. Until the advent of fondle-worthy 3d solid-projection screens (is that a thing?) you’ll have to make do with these soft focus pictures of Pip Davidson’s dancing companion. His ecdysiastical friend is […]

Ad Hoc Ducati 750ss Adroca

Ad Hoc Ducati 750ss Adroca

Passion manifests itself in many forms and for some the depth varies. I sometimes wonder how us lot behind the scenes at The Bike Shed actually manage to produce events, keep a website going and run a […]

Kris’s M900 Green Machine

Kris’s M900 Green Machine

What is it about Ducatis? Surely they’re just like any other motorcycle? OK so the Bolognan Bullets have owned the WSBK championship since its inception and have never finished lower than third in the MotoGP championship but looking […]

La Busca MC El Cangrejo

La Busca MC El Cangrejo

When trying to find your niche possibly the best option is to follow your instinct and work with something you like. Sometimes though fate plays a role in deciding the path to success. Jez from La Busca Motorcycles wanted […]

Dream Wheels CityFly Scrambler

Dream Wheels CityFly Scrambler

Life can be full of regrets. Standing there in silence at the school gates when your mind is telling you to ask the hot girl to the movies, pulling that wheelie down the high street past a police […]

Alex’s Kz650

Alex’s Kz650

From the home of Cheese Steak Sandwiches and Rocky Balboa comes this tasty shed built 79′ Kawasaki KZ650. Alex Veaone had been contentedly ripping about his city enjoying his first build, a fine blue KZ400 that featured […]

BSMC Gear Guide #38

BSMC Gear Guide #38

A slick new take on the Bell Bullitt, a new visor range from Davida, a great new sweat from from El Solitario, a waterproof shoulder bag from Ally Cappellino, and rugged gloves from Icon. All in this […]

Chris Zahner’s DT250

Chris Zahner’s DT250

“I try to create a big splash with few means.” Splash definitively achieved, like a running bomb from the top board in a dive competition. Chris Zahner from NYC is the man making the waves with this […]