This DP Customs Sportster now terrorizes the streets of Carefree, Arizona

This Sportster terrorizes the streets of Carefree, Arizona

There’s more than one way to skin a cat; or, in moto terms, there’s more than one way to customize a Sportster. We’ve had all sorts of Harley-Davidsons grace these pages—from bobbers to cafe racers, scramblers and flat trackers. Which has us wondering: is there still room for low-slung, hard-tailed and stretched-out (read: uncomfortable) Sportsters…

Custom BMW R nineT Scrambler by NCT Motorcycles

Perfectly scrambled: NCT deconstructs the BMW R nineT

It seems like the Austrian outfit NCT Motorcycles can do no wrong. Since they exploded onto the custom scene a little under a year ago, they’ve churned out hit after hit—sprinkling their magic over anything from vintage Guzzis to modern Ducati sportbikes. Now they’ve reworked the BMW R nineT Scrambler, with equally spectacular results. We…

Kawasaki KZ1000 LTD resto-mod by Venier Customs

Turning Japanese: A KZ1000 resto-mod from Venier

Custom trends will come and go, but the art of the resto-mod will always have a place in the pantheon of motorcycle culture. And one of the finest exponents of the genre is Stefano Venier. Stefano’s bikes always remain true to their original purpose—but they do it a little bit better, and with a lot…

Battle of the Kings: The Sportster Edition

It’s become commonplace for manufacturers to regularly commission custom work from top builders. But Harley-Davidson Europe have taken a different approach. For three years they’ve…