Metalworking wizard Michael Woolaway has been the man behind Deus’ most special custom builds for the last decade and has a list of happy customers which could be mistaken for a Hollywood red carpet guest list. Recently it’s the motorcycle and equipment brands that have been beating on the Woolies Workshop door, based in Venice Beach, California.
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This is the latest, released over the weekend at the COTA MotoGP in Texas to celebrate Alpinestars’ 55th anniversary – in quite some style. A 1974 Ducati 750 Sport engine that Woolie found brand new and in a crate now hangs from a one-off frame fabricated by C&J founder Jeff Cole. Öhlins suspension, Brembo brakes, Marchessini Wheels and an Akrapovič titanium pipe bring the build out of the seventies and bang into the right here and now.
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