Workshop Series – How to polish aluminum parts

The good news is that, by repeated abrasion, you can smooth out those jagged surfaces, reflecting blinding rays of chrome-like brilliance directly into the eyes of enthusiasts who loiter around your beautiful machine. Even without…

Lead sled: A BMW K1100 LT cafe from…

There’s a reason we don’t see many BMW K-series customs, and it’s because they’re tough to work with. The K is physically big and has an awkward silhouette—neither of which are ideal ingredients for a…

50 not out: A Thruxton to celebrate Tamarit’s…

Building a custom motorcycle isn’t exactly a walk in the park. But turning customization into a viable full-time business is even harder. So it’s uplifting to see custom shops enjoying big measures of success. Spain’s…

Custom Bikes Of The Week: 20 October, 2019

Not one but two incredible BMW builds, plus a wild Honda dual sport scooter, a rare Egli-Triumph track bike, and a muscular Honda CBX from Tokyo. Buckle up! Honda X-ADV by Officine GP Design If…

A Scrambler Ducati 800 upgraded by a Honda…

We’re always intrigued when design professionals customize a bike — and even more so when when they’re automotive specialists. This long, low and heavily-upgraded Ducati comes from Nattapat Janyapanich, who lives in Thailand and has…