Bike Check 1 2 : 1992 Cannondale Track

September 18, 2017

Frame / Size / Year: 1992 Cannondale Track Handlebars / Stem: Bontrager Crowbar 5 degree Risers; Random stem Fork / Headset: Jacobs Cycles custom track fork; Campagnolo Record Front Wheel / Hub / Rim / Tire: Surly 32h to Gold Velocity Deep V Rear Wheel / Hub / Rim / Tire: Surly 32h to Gold [...]

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Exodyne Electric Motorcycle

September 12, 2017

The Exodyne Electric Motorcycle looks like what would be built if MacGyver needed a ride on Monday and was trapped in a very well stocked garage over the weekend… which actually isn’t that far from the truth. In the case of the Exodyne garage build, MacGyver is Alan Cross, an Atlanta-based veterinary orthopedic surgeon who [...]

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Bike Check 1 2 : Alan Fixed 1976 (Silver)

August 28, 2017

Frame / Size / Year: Alan 1976 Front Wheel / Hub / Rim / Tire: Mavic – Open Pro (Phil Wood) Rear Wheel / Hub / Rim / Tire: Mavic – Open Pro (Phil Wood – 15T) Gearing / Chainring / Misc.: 42T (Zeus) – 15T (Phil Wood)

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Bike Check 1 2 : 2009 VISP (Black/Yellow)

August 21, 2017

Frame / Size / Year: visp, 57cm, 2009 Handlebars / Stem: 400mm straight bar, carbon 110mm stem Front Wheel / Hub / Rim / Tire: 700c yellow, cst czar Rear Wheel / Hub / Rim / Tire: 700c yellow, cst czar Crankset / Bottom Bracket: white 165mm, shimano BB Gearing / Chainring / Misc.: 46t [...]

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Downshift Studio Honda CX500 Build

August 20, 2017

Jeremy Lacy is an Industrial Designer out of Denver who, as he describes it, “eats, sleeps and breathes anything and everything Moto related.” The accomplished designer and illustrator who runs Downshift Studio recently teamed up with Joel Fitzgerald for their first build—a 1981 Honda CX500 dubbed “The Grinder.” The build started by stripping the bike [...]

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Rebels Alliance 1972 Honda CB500 “Bad Manners”

August 14, 2017

East London based Rebels Alliance 1972 Honda CB500 “Bad Manners” is one of the best examples of a clean bike build that we’ve seen this year. Bad Manners has just the right amount of style and swagger combined with high quality craftsmanship and clean lines. Getting to the finished product took some doing, though. This [...]

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Bike Check 1 2 : Iribe Yellow

August 7, 2017

Frame / Size / Year: 55cm Iribe Handlebars / Stem: Nitto risers, Nitto njs pro AA Fork / Headset: Iribe, hatta swan deluxe Front Wheel / Hub / Rim / Tire: Hed 3 Rear Wheel / Hub / Rim / Tire: Mavic ellipse Crankset / Bottom Bracket: sugino 75 165mm,SHIMANO 7400 Saddle / Seat Post: [...]

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Hutchbilt BMW ‘Skyway’

August 2, 2017

When presented with a donor ’79 BMW R80 that clients were more than happy to let him have his way with, Jeremy Hutch of California-based Hutchbilt went more than a little crazy creating the Hutchbilt BMW R80 “Skyway” Boardracer. When asked about his inspiration, Hutch told Pipeburn, “Early boardtrackers, California culture and the iconic “Skyway” [...]

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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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