IZH concept motorcycle

IZH is most famous for being the manufacturer of the Kalashnikov AK-47. But did you know the company also built the first Russian motorcycle in…

Honda VT750 by Luca Bar

The stock Honda VT750 (or Shadow) is an unassuming Sportster clone. It’s pitched at beginner riders who prefer easygoing Japanese reliability to Harley’s contrived contemporary…

Metalback motorcycle concept

Computer renderings of concept bikes are two-a-penny these days, but this one deserves more attention than most. Metalback comes from a leading automotive designer called…

Triumph Bonneville concept

Dan Anderson is an Australian industrial designer who, in his own words, is “nuts about bikes”. His Voltra electric sportsbike concept has been attracting attention…

Carefully Considered Mac

Mac is a startup motorcycle manufacturer based in rural England. You might remember that the company caused a flurry of excitement a few months ago,…

The “new” Vincent Black Shadow

In October 2002, a press release made motorcycle enthusiasts around the world sit up with a jolt. It announced the return of Vincent, one of…

Suzuki Nuda

One of the stars of the 1986 Tokyo Motor Show was the Suzuki Nuda concept. The styling attracted a huge amount of attention, and unlike…

CR&S Duu

Milan-based boutique manufacturer CR&S has released images of its new Duu superbike prototype, powered by the familiar S&S ‘X-Wedge’ V-twin motor. The 2-litre engine of…

Harley V-Rod sidecar by Mobec

It’s time we featured a sidecar again and this one from southern Germany is certainly an oddity. It’s a design study from the Uhingen-based sidecar…

Honda EVO6

Honda’s EVO6 concept was the star of the 2007 Tokyo Motor Show. Then we all forgot about it. Now the Spanish website SoloMoto is claiming…

ZOOM Rih

The Rih is a small-series racebike concept from Maximilian Näther of the German outfit ZOOM designagency. It’s aimed at ‘hobby racers’, but there’s some interesting…

Mac Motorcycles Roarer

It’s been a huge weekend here, so today I’ll just leave you with a beautiful picture. The Roarer is one of four proposed new models…

1979 Porsche Motorcycle Concept

When the words ‘Porsche’ and ‘motorcycle’ are mentioned in the same sentence, it’s usually in connection with Harley-Davidson: first the abortive Nova project of the…

The BMW R7 is an Art Deco treasure

Issue #3 of BMW Motorcycle Magazine showcases the amazing R7 concept, describing it as “one of the most important, innovative and visually stunning motorcycles ever…

Amir Glinik’s Ferrari Motorcycle

There’s been a ‘Ferrari motorcycle’ before, but the story was only moderately interesting. This, however, is in another league: it’s the brainchild of a ridiculously…