• The 2014 Bike EXIF Awards, Part I

    The 2014 Bike EXIF Awards, Part I

  • Chris Hunter Ten Best Motorcycles

    It’s time for our biannual roundup of the most popular motorcycles on Bike EXIF: the best of the best, as chosen by our hundreds of thousands of readers from around the world. After aggregating traffic stats and social media likes and shares, we’ve uncovered the… Read more »

  • Motorcycle restoration: the test ride

    Motorcycle restoration: the test ride

  • Chris Hunter Motorcycle Video

    After weeks of wrenching and filming, our Honda CB550F is back together. The hard work at E3 Motorcycles has paid off—and it’s time for that critical first test ride. At 6am on Thursday morning, E3’s David Browning was joined by videographer Eric Altbush to capture… Read more »

  • BMW R100 RS by Untitled Motorcycles

    BMW R100 RS by Untitled Motorcycles

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,,

    New wave customs are occasionally criticized for their lack of performance when compared to modern machines costing the same money. The answer, obviously, is that outright performance is not the be-all and end-all when it comes to riding. For many people, character counts for more,… Read more »

  • Moto Guzzi V12 by Radical Guzzi

    Moto Guzzi V12 by Radical Guzzi

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,,

    The ‘new’ V7 is Moto Guzzi’s biggest sales hit of recent years, getting the nod from riders and road testers alike. It’s stylish, lightweight and well finished—the perfect retro roadster. (Editorial disclosure: I have one in my own garage.) If there’s a recurring criticism of… Read more »

  • Motorcycle wallpaper #12

    Motorcycle wallpaper #12

  • Chris Hunter Motorcycle Wallpaper

    Francis Ooi is a creative director from Singapore—which is not the best place to live if you are passionate about custom motorcycles. By law, Francis cannot even change the blinkers on his 1994 Ducati 900SS: Everything has to be stock. So he’s channeled his frustrations… Read more »

  • Honda GB250 by Ellaspede

    Honda GB250 by Ellaspede

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,,

    The Honda GB250 is one of those small bikes with a big heart—in this case, an air-cooled single that pumps out a healthy 30 bhp in stock form. The GB250 tips the scales at less than 130 kg (280 lbs), and thanks to low gearing,… Read more »

  • Super Motor Company Lucky Punk

    Super Motor Company Lucky Punk

  • Chris Hunter Production Motorcycles ,

    We hear a lot about the rise of the Chinese-built motorcycle, and how it’s going to change the industry in the western world. Well, this is the story of a westerner trying to beat the Chinese at their own game. And yes, it’s messy. The… Read more »

  • Motorcycle restoration: seat and tank

    Motorcycle restoration: seat and tank

  • Chris Hunter Motorcycle Video

    If you like to tinker with your bike at weekends, we’ve got a treat for you here. The latest clip in our Saturday Sessions YouTube series shows our Honda CB550 coming together with a freshly restored tank and seat unit … and it’s enticingly close… Read more »

  • Auto Fabrica Type 4 Yamaha SR250

    Auto Fabrica Type 4 Yamaha SR250

  • Honda CB 350 AHRMA racer

    Honda CB 350 AHRMA racer

  • Chris Hunter Racing Motorcycles ,,

    The term ‘café racer’ is bandied about so much these days, it’s virtually lost all meaning. But this sleek Honda CB 350 is one of the few modern customs that live up to the moniker. Even better, it’s fresh out of the workshop and ready… Read more »

  • Classified Triumph 675 ‘Doomsdaytona’

    Classified Triumph 675 ‘Doomsdaytona’

  • Paul d’Orléans: Instafamous, Instabroke

    Paul d’Orléans: Instafamous, Instabroke

  • Chris Hunter Special Features

    Moto-journalist Paul d’Orléans writes for the magazine Classic Bike Guide, and stirred up the hornets’ nest with this recent column. It’s a perceptive and thought-provoking commentary on today’s custom motorcycle scene. I’ve been mucking around with old motorcycles since the 1980s, and like many, financed… Read more »