Classified Moto ‘Frank’ Motorcycle

July 28, 2017

Richmond-based bike shop Classified Moto knows a thing or two about creating some off the wall bikes that are as interesting and functional as they are unique and fun to ride. Exhibit A) Daryl’s bike from The Walking Dead. Exhibit B) The Big Wheel Motorcycle. And now, the 2007 Triumph Speed Triple 1050 they affectionately [...]

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Bike Check 1 2 : Affinity Pursuit Grey

July 24, 2017

Frame / Size / Year: Affinity Marta 60cm flat grey Handlebars / Stem: Syntace Stratos, Thomson Elite 90mm Fork / Headset: Affinity lugged fork, Chris King 1″ noThreadset Front Wheel / Hub / Rim / Tire: Specialized trispoke Rear Wheel / Hub / Rim / Tire: Phil Wood double fixed, H plus son black Crankset [...]

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Bike Check 1 2 : Giro Keirin

July 17, 2017

Frame / Size / Year: giro keirin 548mm x 548 mm Handlebars / Stem: nitto b125 aa 39cm / nitto jaguar 90mm Fork / Headset: giro / hatta super swan Front Wheel / Hub / Rim / Tire: campy c-record 36h / campy omega tubular / gatorskin sprinter Rear Wheel / Hub / Rim / [...]

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Bike Check 1 2 : Visp Black 2009

July 10, 2017

Frame / Size / Year: Visp / 56 / 2009 Handlebars / Stem: Mavic/ FSA Fork / Headset: Visp / PRO Front Wheel / Hub / Rim / Tire: H+son Formation face Rear Wheel / Hub / Rim / Tire: Velocity B43 / BLB Crankset / Bottom Bracket: Shimano 105/ Shimano Saddle / Seat Post: [...]

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Monnom Customs M2 Cafe Racer

July 8, 2017

Started by Iowa-based furniture designer Mike Gustafson as a side project, Monnom creates stunning cafe racers with “modern performance upgrades and a full attention to aesthetic use of wood and other interesting materials.” In the hands of any other designer this could result in something as simple as wood veneer inlays or something so tacky [...]

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Ironwood Custom Motorcycles 1985 BMW R80 Restomod

July 4, 2017

Ironwood Custom Motorcycles (aka IWC) is a custom garage founded about five years ago by Arjan van den Boom & Partner in Amsterdam. Their love for all things cafe racer is apparent in the bikes they build, but each custom concept is a unique piece unlike anything else you’ll find on the market—like the Ironwood [...]

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Bike Check 1 2 : Pinarello Pista 2007

June 19, 2017

Frame / Size / Year: Pinarello Pista / 54cm / 2007 Handlebars / Stem: 3t Ergonova Pro / Thomson X2 10� 100mm Fork / Headset: Pinarello Onda full carbon / Most Front Wheel / Hub / Rim / Tire: Hed 3 / Continental Gatorskin Rear Wheel / Hub / Rim / Tire: Halo / H+Son [...]

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Gasoline Motor Co. Harley-Davidson Scrambler

June 15, 2017

Gasoline Motor Co. is an Australian motorcycle and scooter builder that has produced some exceptionally cool bikes over the years, but nothing like the Gasoline Motor Co A-15 Harley-Davidson Scrambler they just released. GMC built this particular Harley-Davidson 1200cc Scrambler into an off-road machine capable of tackling anything in front of it for a client [...]

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BMW Motorrad Concept Link Bike

June 6, 2017

Recently unveiled at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2017 on the shores of Lake Como, the BMW Motorrad Concept Link is “the BMW Group’s vision of zero-emission urban mobility on two wheels.” Inspired by the BMW Motorrad Vision Next 100 Concept Motorcycle—and deserving a place in the collection of cool concept bikes—the BMW Motorrad Concept [...]

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Bike Check 1 2 : Colnago Super Red

May 8, 2017

Frame / Size / Year: Colnago Super Handlebars / Stem: flat bar, Nitto Fork / Headset: Colnago, Shimano 600 Front Wheel / Hub / Rim / Tire: Phil, Deep V Rear Wheel / Hub / Rim / Tire: Phil, Deep V Crankset / Bottom Bracket: Shimano 600, Shimano Saddle / Seat Post: Selle Italia, Campagnolo [...]

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Bike Check 1 2 : Georama NJS Gold

May 1, 2017

Frame / Size / Year: Georama NJS/ 57cm squared Handlebars / Stem: Cinelli Criterium/ Cinelli Fork / Headset: Georama/ Tange NJS Front Wheel / Hub / Rim / Tire: Dura Ace/ Mavic Open Pro Rear Wheel / Hub / Rim / Tire: Dura Ace/ Mavic Open Pro Crankset / Bottom Bracket: Dura Ace NJS Track/ [...]

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Honda 150SS Concept

April 13, 2017

Recently unveiled at the Bangkok Motor Show, Honda’s latest concept bike is equal parts sporty, stylish and futuristic. The Honda 150SS Racer Concept motorcyle looks like the result of a long, passionate weekend between a futuristic BMW i8 and a converted cafe racer / streetfighter hybrid. In other words, the color combinations, styling cues and [...]

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