Sitting Pretty

Oct 30, 2011 | 7 Comments
Sitting Pretty

After two weeks of waiting a huge, much anticipated box turned up at the office filled with two little bundles of joy from Diopa in Germany: Imola seat units for me and Ian H, and our totally spoiled […]

Flipped-out Bubble

Oct 28, 2011 | No Comments
Flipped-out Bubble

This clever attachment for your jet-style lid is no nightmare in a bubble car, (thanks Charlie), it’s actually heaven in a bubble visor, so with this you can finally flip your bubble up like a normal lid. […]

Best Kept Secret

Oct 25, 2011 | No Comments
Best Kept Secret

Our good friend Grant sent us these great shots of “The Battle of the Trees” race series. Although not the biggest course in the world, the racing is fast and frantic.. Check out his site, grantrobinson.com for […]

In the genes?

Oct 24, 2011 | No Comments
In the genes?

I just received an email from my dad with pics I’ve been hunting for ever since I got a glimpse of them at a family get together. Not the kinda thing to normally prompt a post on […]

Duc vs Duke vs Duc

Oct 24, 2011 | No Comments
Duc vs Duke vs Duc

I had planned to post a couple of new blogs this weekend, but the untimely death of the brilliant rising star, Marco Simonceli, at this weekend’s MotoGP in Sepang totally robbed me of the will to write […]

Bonnies & Bobbers

Oct 20, 2011 | No Comments
Bonnies & Bobbers

There are many fine motorcycle sites around Bike Exif, Visordown and Pipeburn to name but a few, but I wanted a platform with more of a magazine feel and allow contributions from photographers and journalists to showcase their love […]

Inspiration & Confusion

Oct 19, 2011 | No Comments
Inspiration & Confusion

This Saturday I took a trip across the river and through the Blackwall tunnel into deepest Kent with Bonnie Barry & Scrambler Ben to visit the Spirit of the Seventies workshop and meet Tim Rogers – one half […]

Minor Tweaks Major Joy

Oct 19, 2011 | No Comments
Minor Tweaks Major Joy

The problem is, that once something starts to approach your ideas of perfection, small things start to bother you. The Ducati Sport classic is quite pretty straight out of the factory, but it has all the usual […]

North London Massive

Oct 18, 2011 | No Comments
North London Massive

Quite. It seems ages ago already but the weather was glorious on Saturday and Anthony, Ben and Barry made the not inconsiderable effort to ride over to Spirit HQ. As you can see they’ve got lovely bikes […]

S7 Ecosse

Oct 13, 2011 | No Comments
S7 Ecosse

Introducing our next project, another XS750 custom codenamed S7 Ecosse – so called because ‘Mr D’, the customer, is from Edinburgh, plus it’s a gentle nod to the wonderful Ecurie Ecosse racing team which we’ve long adored […]

Owning it…

Oct 13, 2011 | No Comments
Owning it…

We’d all love to drop into Deus, Roland Sands, SOS or Untitled and have them build us a stunning, one-off, bespoke motorcycle according to the bike of our dreams, but most of us either can’t afford it […]

Kick Starter…

Oct 12, 2011 | No Comments
Kick Starter…

I guess what seperates bike-riders from bikers, is that bikers ride out of passion. Riding is a lifestyle choice not a mode of transport. Two-wheels defines us, and what we ride is a reflection of who we […]