With the S1000RR, BMW turned its image completely upside down. From pipes and slippers to one-piece leathers. That’s why this custom is so neat, combining classic elements with modern function to subvert both.
This is the 900cc parallel-twin that will power Husqvarna’s first adventurer tourer. Very closely based on the 798cc engine of the BMW F800GS, Husqvarna has not only increased the capacity for more top-end power and stronger low-end torque, but redesigned … Continued
Poor old Indian. Just when it looked like the grandest nameplate in American motorcycling was about to make its troubled comeback stick, another speed bump. Stellican Ltd., the British-based investment house that purchased the Indian name at bankruptcy auction in … Continued
These photos come from Chris Pfeiffer’s stunt tour through Kazakhstan aboard his BMW F800R. The horse, the eagle and the fetching bathrobe are apparently an attempt to relate stunting to traditional Kazakh culture. Somehow, they feel more appropriate than a … Continued
On first impression, the chrome ‘People’ emblazoned above the rear wheel of this scooter made me cringe. The way typographic information is arranged on the bike and the dash gives the distinct impression that the designer might not have had … Continued
Here’s the first of the jackets we’re modifying to create something that’s actually safe, yet doesn’t make us look like Power Rangers. This is a Vanson AR2 fitted with Alpinestars Bio Armor. The ultra-thick, sturdy leather and strong construction will … Continued
Place your bets now. Here we have yet another take on the classic Car vs. Bike race. Fans of Top Gear have undoubtedly seen these types of comparisons before, and when you stop to think about it, you can figure … Continued