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Roland Sands Talks Bell Star Speed Freak

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Designer Roland Sands has long been a partner with Bell, both in creating amazing artwork and graphics as well as providing the valuable insight that only a top-tier motorcycle racer and bike builder can provide.

It’s with these "Renaissance Man" credentials that we turned Roland loose on a new graphic for the full-carbon Bell Star… and deliver he did. The striking gold leaf-over-carbon "Speed Freak" graphic Roland has developed is nothing short of stunning.

While nothing compares to seeing the Speed Freak’s detail, depth and complexity in person Bell Powersports teamed up with the talented Rich Van Avery and crew to film Sands himself talking about the making of the lid in his new digs in Los Alamitos, Calif.

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling. He is also the author of "365 to Vision: Modern Writer's Guide (How to Produce More Quality Writing in Less Time).

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