Classic and Custom Motorcycles

Classic Motorcycles, Custom Bikes, Customized Motorbikes

Racing at 100mph with no Brakes: McQueen Indian to Bonhams

1914 Indian Model F on the Bonhams Auction Block The 1914 Indian Model F will join machines from three collections as part of a 240-strong...

Roaring Toyz Enters Cruiser Market, Hires V-Twin Marketing

Roaring Toyz Custom Motorcycles Roaring Toyz, a known name in the world of custom sportbikes out of Sarasota, Fla., has recently hired V-Twin Marketing as its...

Vilner Aprilia Stingray | Realizing The Dream (Photo Gallery)

  Vilner Design House Situated on the eastern edge of Europe, just across the Black Sea from Asia, Bulgaria is an important location in the development...

Ryca CS-1 Cafe Kit for Suzuki S40 Savage Cruiser Motorcycle

Ryca CS-1 Kit

Ever want to build a cafe bike, but don't have the time or means to customize every piece? Well Ryca Motors has the answer - the Ryca CS-1 Kit.

With the CS-1 kit, all you need is a Suzuki S40 Savage, a machine that was build since 1986, and features an air-cooled 650cc single cylinder engine, electric start, five-speed transmission and gets up to 60 mpg.

The Great Escape Triumph

Triumph Great Escape Replica to Be Auctioned by Bonhams

Surrey Bonhams Motorcycle Auction

A unique motorcycle created for the 2011 Great Escape 2 - a charity motorcycle ride across Europe to commemorate the 50 RAF officers who met their demise after the so-called "Great Escape" from the German prisoner of war camp Stalag Luft III in March 1944 - is to be sold in Bonhams auction of Collectors' Motorcars and Motorcycles on Th

1974 Yamaha YZ360A Vintage Motocross Motorcycle

Vintage MX Motorcycles

In 1974 I was in high school, deeply embedded in my obsession with the budding sport of motocross. I was the happy owner of a 1973 Honda Elsinore but, as with all riders, was constantly aware of - and in some cases desirous - of other machines.

Steve McQueen 1942 Indian Scout

Steve McQueen’s Indian Scout: We Ride It

Steve McQueen's Indian Scout: We sent Mike Schulte out on Steve McQueen's Indian Scout. Here's what it's like to ride an iconic motorcycle.

1991 Honda CR500R | Custom Off-Road Motorcycle

Honda CR500R Custom

After building my first custom bike at age 14, a 1972 Yamaha GT80 with 1979 Kawasaki KX80 front forks and shocks which turned out remarkably well, I had the itch to build motorcycles.                                               

1969 Kawasaki Coyote Wallpaper: Classic Minibike

Right click motorcycle wallpaper to download or click motorcycle thumbnail to view.

1976 Kawasaki KZ900 Review - left

Kawasaki KZ900 & KZ1000: Wiring Harness From Sudco International

Motorcycle Parts

Sudco International continues to expand its extensive product line of new original and replica replacement parts for classic European and Japanese motorcycles with an exact OEM quality Main Wiring Harness for 1976 -1978 Kawasaki KZ900 and KZ1000 street bikes.

1954 Moto Guzzi Airone

Moto Guzzi History: A Look Back At An Iconic Motorcycle Marque

Moto Guzzi Museum

I would finally get the opportunity to walk through the factory gates and step into motorcycling history that started back in 1917 during the First World War. At the time, three young Italian pilots were fighting for their country in the Italian Air force: Carlo Guzzi, Giorgio Ripamonti and a well-known racer of the day, Giovanni Ravelli.

Ducati 100 Gran Sport: Fabio Taglioni

1950s Ducati Gran Sport: Italian Motorcycle History

Ducati Marianna Era

With sales of the 1946-1958 Ducati Cucciolo booming, Ducati turned its attention to racing. It was with the Gran Sport motorcycles - affectionately called the Ducati Marianna - that Ducati began its racing success. The Ducati Marianna immediately became unbeatable, rendering the name Ducati synonymous with victory in the racing world.

1971 Harley-Davidson Super Glide Retrospect | H-D History

In 1971, motorcycle icon Willie G. Davidson combined the post-Easy Rider custom motorcycle scene with Harley-Davidson's Electra Glide chassis and 1200cc powerplant. That enlightened fusion yielded the original “factory custom” motorcycle, the legendary 1971 Harley-Davidson Super Glide.
Ultimate Motorcycling Ducati 1098 Special - left profile

Ultimate Motorcycling Ducati 1098 Special Custom Motorcycle

Ultimate MotorCycling Special

Maybe you're too young. Or perhaps you are not intimately acquainted with automotive racing history. Whatever the reason, if dark and light blue stripes with red fail to make your heart go pitter-patter, you might miss the inspiration for the Ultimate MotorCycling Ducati 1098 Special.

1976 Kawasaki KZ900 Review - in action

1976 Kawasaki KZ900 | Motorcycle Review

The Z900 Family

The year 1967 was awash in monumental events. Summer of Love bromides aside, the image of Hendrix immolating his Strat at Monterey is a visual time stamp of a convulsive year. Change and upheaval, among other things, were in the air.