Fuel R80 STrial 4Two

Oct 21, 2014 | One Comment
Fuel R80 STrial 4Two

Fuel Motorcycles aren’t newcomers to the BMW custom scene, having shared a few of their previous builds here in the Shed. The Fuel workshop is in Barcelona but their customer base is further reaching. Didier, from France; OK not that […]

Foundry MC The Pipeline

Oct 20, 2014 | 8 Comments
Foundry MC The Pipeline

Foundry Motorcyles have delivered yet again. Not just a lovely looking bike with some nice detailed finishing touches but something with a genuine wow factor, a result that is becoming more elusive as the custom scene grows and […]

Spirit of the 70s Speedster

Oct 17, 2014 | 2 Comments
Spirit of the 70s Speedster

Triumph’s T100 Bonneville is a fine motorcycle in it’s own right but unfortunately the cheap suit wearing chaps in Brussels insist on fun-choking regulations that blur the sporting edge of modern, mass produced vehicles, especially motorcycles. Combined […]

Zadig MC The Salander Model

Oct 17, 2014 | 3 Comments
Zadig MC The Salander Model

Where’s the catch? I’m seeing a custom motorcycle adorned by a truly stunning young lady, or is it the other way around; and reading about philanthropy and helping sick children. I know that balsamic vinegar goes well […]

Cool Kid Customs GS450

Oct 16, 2014 | 2 Comments
Cool Kid Customs GS450

An imaginary conversation, set in a powder coating establishment in Amsterdam: Character #1 “Is this right? It says black for the frame and rear wheel, front wheel in bubblegum blue and candy floss pink for the bars […]

UMC 27

Oct 14, 2014 | 3 Comments
UMC 27

The BMW custom culture continues to get better and better and this stripped-back R80/7 comes from London’s Untitled Motorcycles, exuding café racer charm. See previous work from UMC here. Carsten Hayes came to Untitled Motorcycles’ workshop with […]

Pancake Customs Hard Tail

Oct 13, 2014 | One Comment
Pancake Customs Hard Tail

Whatever your line of work or hobby may be, the hardest thing to do is continually improve, to develop, to always better what you have previously done. Boy Janssen from Amsterdam chose to embark on a new […]

Valtoron R NineT

Oct 10, 2014 | One Comment
Valtoron R NineT

Ever wondered where discarded triple clamps, cylinder heads and foot pegs end up when bike builders have declared them no longer fit for purpose? At most garages the large bin in the corner swallows up such components, or […]

D&O’s Triumph Scrambler

Oct 8, 2014 | 3 Comments
D&O’s Triumph Scrambler

The team at Down & Out Cafe Racers have had a busy summer since they took over a large chunk of floor space at the BSMC Event III in May, has it really been that long already?! Shaun has a […]

Kevils Firenze

Oct 7, 2014 | 2 Comments
Kevils Firenze

Kevils Speed Shop no longer needs an introduction; this latest build, Firenze, is the 30th bike we have featured on Bike Shed. Kev must be doing something right as his winning formula keeps the customers returning, the order […]

Brisko Garage XJ900

Oct 2, 2014 | 5 Comments
Brisko Garage XJ900

When images of this post apocalyptic Yamaha XJ 900 first arrived in the Bike Shed inbox, I naturally began to prepare my Mad Max references; depicted before a decrepit derelict factory, all bare metal, rivets and anger, it seemed an […]

ExesoR Machine

Sep 30, 2014 | 3 Comments
ExesoR Machine

Having just enjoyed a completely splendid day riding the London DGR with some of the finest classic motorcycles from many decades ago, I was reminded what exactly it is about the machines themselves that sets my pulse […]