4h10 SilverBug

Mar 29, 2013 | One Comment
4h10 SilverBug

This head-turning steam punk/brat custom with it’s raw aluminium and medieval yellow headlamp is the work of Parisian outfit 4h10. It started out as a humble 1978 R100/7, but as you can see, Nico and John have […]

Kevils BlackJack R80

Mar 28, 2013 | One Comment
Kevils BlackJack R80

Down in deepest Surrey, Russ will be counting the days before Kev Hill & Co at Kevils deliver his new baby, this cafe racer’d BMW, which has been given the nickname, “Black Jack”. The donor is a […]

Hookie #4 xs 360

Mar 27, 2013 | 6 Comments
Hookie #4 xs 360

This is Hookie #4, a Yamaha xs 360 built by Nico, AKA The Hookie Custom Motorcycles in Germany. After taking a two-year break Nico decided to start a new project to built a little cafe/tracker hybrid for […]

Cafe Racer Dreams #27 R100

Mar 25, 2013 | One Comment
Cafe Racer Dreams #27 R100

This tasteful, and dare we say it, practical BMW scrambler/brat custom from Cafe Racer Dreams was amazingly turned around in four weeks and built on a budget. Forks are original items. Bars are Renthal Ultra lows with […]

Analog Motorcycles R75/5 DS

Mar 22, 2013 | One Comment
Analog Motorcycles R75/5 DS

There are a lot of aircooled BMW twins out there now as they’re becoming one of the most popular platforms to work on in the custom scene, providing a cost-effective, reliable base with genuine heritage and character […]

Flying Hermans’ Ducati Cafe Racer

Mar 18, 2013 | 8 Comments
Flying Hermans’ Ducati Cafe Racer

It’s hard to believe that this pristine looking bike was totalled after a crash last year, as not only has it been totally rebuilt, it’s become one of the nicest Ducati Sport Classic 1000s we’ve come across […]

Cafe Racer Dreams #26

Mar 15, 2013 | 3 Comments
Cafe Racer Dreams #26

You would normally have to head to Spain to see one of Pery’s tasteful brat style customs, but this lovely little triumph is destined for London, as she’s been built for a customer here: Cafe Racer Dreams’ […]

Free Kustom Cycles Kz400

Mar 11, 2013 | No Comments
Free Kustom Cycles Kz400

Free Kustom Cycles is yet another Spanish workshop knocking on the doors of the custom brat/cafe scene, and we’ve been waiting a while to see what proprietor Marcos Vazquez  would come up with next. This tasteful Kz400 […]

Beauty in the Beast

Mar 11, 2013 | 7 Comments
Beauty in the Beast

A while back we featured Cafe Racer Dream‘s Monster 695 as work in progress; a budget build that Efra and Pedro were putting together for  Carlos.  Pedro used to work for Ducati Madrid and has always been […]

Cerberus Motorcycles CL350

Mar 7, 2013 | One Comment
Cerberus Motorcycles CL350

San Diego custom shop Cerberus Motorcycles is a partnership between biking veterans David Hargreaves and Erik Borowitz; two cool guys with a few stories to tell (which you can read HERE). This is their latest custom cafe/brat, […]

it roCkS! CB750 Gravedigger

Mar 6, 2013 | 15 Comments
it roCkS! CB750 Gravedigger

Osvaldo Coutinho and Alexandre Santos are the guys behind it roCkS!bikes, based in Oporto in Portugal. They are both engineers and self-confessed motorcycle addicts. This CB750 is a little different from the usual CeeBee customs out there […]

Pure CB500 Four ‘Blue Moon’

Mar 5, 2013 | 2 Comments
Pure CB500 Four ‘Blue Moon’

Who hasn’t got a soft spot for the original Honda CB500 Four? As a donor for a cafe/brat builds it’s a great start, and unless you really mess things up, you can be sure you’ll end up […]