Jamie’s R80

Jun 28, 2013 | One Comment
Jamie’s R80

Our Kevils features are normally prompted by Kev Hill & his crew turning out a new build, but this lovely cafe racer came to our attention in Biarritz at Wheels & Waves, and is owned by Jamie […]

Esses Magazine

Jun 28, 2013 | 6 Comments
Esses Magazine

Online mags and blogs (like this one) that fuel our passion for all things two wheels are clearly a good thing, but you still can’t beat the experience of thumbing through good old fashioned printed matter. Of […]

Jasper’s Guzzi

Jun 27, 2013 | 3 Comments
Jasper’s Guzzi

Guzzis have been around as stripped-down cafe racers for decades, and there are some beauties out there, but this one is a little different. More timeless than retro and definitely built for speed and handling with some […]

Brandon’s ’75 CB350 “Doris”

Jun 26, 2013 | 5 Comments
Brandon’s ’75 CB350 “Doris”

Brandon is a computer graphics supervisor for feature films. – although we prefer they way he described it in his own words: “I spend most of my time behind a computer assembling things that never manifest themselves […]

Pure Gold

Jun 25, 2013 | No Comments
Pure Gold

Deep under the arches, behind the canal, within spitting distance of the markets and the MTV studios in Camden Town resides the home of Untitled Motorcycles, where Adam, Rex & Anita chop, grind, weld, rivet and wrestle […]

Spirit’s Guzzi V7

Jun 24, 2013 | 9 Comments
Spirit’s Guzzi V7

The modern Moto Guzzi V7 has been with us for a few years now, delivered by one of the only manufacturers who are championing the cafe racer scene with a bike you can actually buy in a […]

The Biltwell Gringo

Jun 21, 2013 | 19 Comments
The Biltwell Gringo

When these helmets arrive in the U.K, they’re going to disappear from the shelves quicker than Michael Dunlop down Bray Hill. We all love our open face lids here in the Shed, but there’s always just a […]

Rudy’s Brat-style Beemer

Jun 21, 2013 | 11 Comments
Rudy’s Brat-style Beemer

Seems like BMW/R Brats & Cafes are polarising the cafe/custom community with heaps of praise or bitter comments beginning with “fugly”. It’s a Marmite bike: People love them or hate them. But one thing is for sure; […]

Josh’s Cadillac KZ200

Jun 20, 2013 | One Comment
Josh’s Cadillac KZ200

When 1950s America found itself stationed far from home in the East there was bound to be the occasional unexpected love-child, born from the mating of US muscle with Asian beauty.  This unique bike brings that all […]

Flying Tiger’s XL1200

Jun 19, 2013 | 4 Comments
Flying Tiger’s XL1200

Harley cafe racers can be a bit hit or miss. On the one hand you get a torquey, large capacity, attractive, air-cooled V-twin engine, but on the other, it weighs a lot and the rest of the […]

Kevils Eleven out of Ten

Jun 19, 2013 | 3 Comments
Kevils Eleven out of Ten

Kevils are on a roll this month with a second coffee & cream coloured beemer, this time with a more traditional cafe racer stance and lines. The bike is named ‘Eleven’ as the owner, Luc, has just […]

Jon Swan’s BSA

Jun 18, 2013 | 4 Comments
Jon Swan’s BSA

If you haven’t been over to the DoTheTon forums you’re missing out on some quality shed-made custom cafe builds. Not all manage to combine sensible engineering with either style or a sense of proportion, but if you […]