Now the xbr project is 99% finished (just got a few silly bits to do & a photo shoot at the end of next week, will post pics)
We have now started another build, a 7k miles gs550 that's been in storage for most of its life.After cleaning the bike it is obvious that it is in very good condition no rust on the frame at all so its a good base for a cafe racer.
These posts are from a while ago, figured I would post them on this forum too.
new to forum and motorbikes. Just bought my first road bike, a 70's Suzuki A100. I think it's a 73 or 74. It's been off the road since '77 and is a bit rough in places. It has no papers or documents so I'm going to have to look into getting it back on the road. Plan just now is to get it running and …
I have been offered a 1991 Trident 900 for the princely sum of £500. It's been off the road for 2 years, all the panels have been stripped ready for painting, engine overhauled and put back in, new exhaust and standard silencer.
Sooo, do I buy it and if so do I cafe it or just put it back on the road?
I'm a big fan of the Cagiva Gran Canyon, 904 desmo motor, frame made by MV, spoked wheels, good suspension.....and back in the spring bought a cheap one mainly for the panels to use on my road bike.....then got to wondering what to do with the bits left over!
Decided to build a cafe race style bike, it started out just …
hi all i have been very busy & not had the time to be on here at all, now i have taken on more staff & an admin person to free me up to do what i love doing.
these are some of the projects we have recently finished
you may remember the carbon xbr i have been using it on the road & having great fun on it,
a 2 cd200 cafe racers one with chrome & polished parts the other in satin & gloss black