Ad Hoc #8 xj650

Sep 13, 2014 | No Comments
Ad Hoc #8 xj650

So once again Ad Hoc have breathed life back into an 80′s Yamaha XJ; they did it to a 750 last time, which featured on these pages back in February, now its little brother has received a […]

Rebelot Trentapis – Guzzi Twins

Sep 12, 2014 | One Comment
Rebelot Trentapis – Guzzi Twins

For over twenty years Filippo Barbacane has been turning the longitudinal V twins from Mondello into ever more gorgeous motorcycles. He has on occasion turned his hand to other brands, a scattering of Trumpets, Beemers and Harleys […]

Keino’s Yard Built XJR

Sep 12, 2014 | 8 Comments
Keino’s Yard Built XJR

Diversity, it’s great. Even if it’s just in your morning bowel movement, it keeps you on your toes, providing new and wondrous experiences. It’s one of the key reasons, bikes, their builders and the owners keep us […]

Alessia’s Skinny Bobber

Sep 11, 2014 | 4 Comments
Alessia’s Skinny Bobber

The upstart punks at Dagger Cycles are at it again, taking the Hinckley Bonnie and making bare bones music with it. This time Sid has brought along Nancy… “Diamonds are a girl’s best friend, so Marilyn sang. […]

Auto Fabrica Type #2

Sep 10, 2014 | No Comments
Auto Fabrica Type #2

Auto Fabrica, or ‘The Perfectionists’ as they are commonly referred to here in The Shed, are back with Type 2, another exquisite piece of engineering art, this time built around the SR500. A punchy lump chosen for it’s solid, […]

de Bolex Mk 4

Sep 5, 2014 | One Comment
de Bolex Mk 4

de Bolex are still relatively new on the scene, but from their 1st build to this; their 4th, each one has been superbly thought out and put together. Their talents are greater than just bike building though; they even tell […]

Auto Fabrica Type #3b

Sep 5, 2014 | One Comment
Auto Fabrica Type #3b

No bones about it, Auto Fabrica’s SR250 based Type 3 was a stunner. The little beige beauty, for me, perfectly encapsulated the simplicity and quality of the bikes from the ‘New Wave Scene’. It seems many others […]

Outsiders Son of a Beach

Sep 3, 2014 | One Comment
Outsiders Son of a Beach

There’s something undeniably cool about ripping along a beach on a bike. Be it Burt Monro racing the greasers on his Indian, the madness of the Le Touquet Beach Race or even Guy Martin sweating his gonads […]

Gasoline Tomahawk II

Sep 1, 2014 | No Comments
Gasoline Tomahawk II

In a world full of anodyne, mass produced products, the influx of one off, bespoke motorcycles can only be hailed as a glorious thing. Bin the cookie cutters and scrap the production lines, hand made and custom […]

Clutch Custom MC T100

Aug 28, 2014 | 5 Comments
Clutch Custom MC T100

As I understand, in the world of fashion a clutch is a miniature handbag of sorts. A jazzed up miniature carrier reduced to its key function of holding the assorted bric-a-brac a lady requires on a night […]

Analog MC Continental Scout

Aug 27, 2014 | 5 Comments
Analog MC Continental Scout

Working with your passion; is that like meeting your heroes? Not to be done in case expectations outweigh the dreamt outcome. I’ve questioned this many times over the years and been fortunate enough to have indulged liberally […]

Kevils Riva

Aug 26, 2014 | 2 Comments
Kevils Riva

The latest custom Boxer to roll out of Kevils Speedshop is this 1981 R100 commissioned by Kris, a restaurant owner based just off the coat of Belgium. Having just spent the weekend there we can vouch for […]