the Bike Shed in Paris

Paris & London Tickets

Paris & London Tickets

Bike Shed Paris is at Carreau de Temple on Saturday 11th & Sunday 12 April 2015. Saturday opening times : 10am – 10pm Sunday opening times : 10am – 6pm Tickets are €15 for the whole weekend. […]

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 […]

Redeemed CL450

Redeemed CL450

An expecting first time parent is easy to spot. The nervous fidgeting, bleary eyes from a restless night’s sleep, fingers drumming in anticipation of what’s about to unfold. Then comes the big day; the final push, words of encouragement from loved […]

Spirit of the 70s Scrambler

Spirit of the 70s Scrambler

It’s been a while since we’ve had a bike from Spirit of the Seventies on these pages. But with Norman Greenbaum back in the news today for unfortunate reasons, when this fettled Scrambler of theirs dropped into our inbox, it made […]

BSMC Gear Guide #52

BSMC Gear Guide #52

Cool panniers (oh yes, they do exist!) from Iron and Resin, some tough-ass armoured winter gloves from Helstons,  a toasty leather flight vest from ELMC, a different take on Kevlar jeans from Pandos, and Ornamental Conifer’s collaboration […]

XTR Pepo Quattrocento

XTR Pepo Quattrocento

Second comings are a tricky business, as the son of the Big Man himself will attest. To follow a glorious, critically acclaimed stay in the public eye with an equal or superior Act 2 has been the […]

Retro Moto Tori’s R100

Retro Moto Tori’s R100

All mouth, no trousers, is not a phrase that can be fired Junior Burrel’s way. The man has more cloth than the Vatican; his turn-ups are practically Mobius strips. But without wishing to inflate an ego, he’s […]

Kevils Storm

Kevils Storm

Designers can be a tricky bunch. Extremely particular with an eagle’s eye for detail and standards set particularly high. So when a member of the Jaguar Land Rover design team was looking for a builder to breath life into his […]

IDP Moto – Ginetta CB500K

IDP Moto – Ginetta CB500K

Bop-on back to ’50s Britain, the era of the original café racer, and you’d have found the roads and racetracks teeming with British sports cars. Evocative names like Jensen, MG, Lotus, and Triumph produced iconic 2-seater steers, renowned for their lightweight […]

BSMC GEAR GUIDE #51

BSMC GEAR GUIDE #51

This week’s Gear Guide features a sleek carbon full face from vintage French race-lid manufacturer GPA, deerskin and Cone Mill Denim gloves from Grifter, a toasty warm flight jacket from Alexander Leathers, made to measure selvedge denim […]

Redonda Ducati Indiana

Redonda Ducati Indiana

A Ducati engine in a cruiser chassis? Ducati were not the first people to try this combination when they launched their Diavel behemoth in 2011, back in the 80’s Cagiva had attempted to conquer the American market […]

Fuel R65 Racer

Fuel R65 Racer

Fuel Motorcycles are better known for their off-road orientated customs and dune-bashing adventures across the Sahara but one thing remains relatively constant for them, utilising the BMW R-series as a donor. Jorge, owner of this 1986 R65 Monolever, lives […]

Ellaspede Benelli SS 125

Ellaspede Benelli SS 125

We all know there are still those bikes tucked out of sight, long forgotten and gathering dust. Deep under a pile of magazines and old dust sheets at the back of the shed of that curmudgeon across the […]