Moriwaki’s 40th Anniversary Honda CB1100

Moriwaki’s 40th Anniversary Honda CB1100

Think of Moriwaki, and you probably think of snarling racebikes tearing around Suzuka in the 70s and 80s. Invariably piloted by hairy-chested legends like Graeme Crosby (above) and Wayne Gardner. These days, the family-run race team is also a big name on the Japanese custom… Read more »

Dirty Sandy: 4h10’s custom Honda dual sport

Dirty Sandy: 4h10’s custom Honda dual sport

Most custom Honda Dominators trade their original lines for a cleaner, flat-tracker inspired look. This particular one breaks that mould with a rough, throwback scrambler vibe—and we dig it. It belongs to Nico, co-founder of French moto lifestyle site 4H10. With two café builds under… Read more »

A Special Offer for Bike EXIF readers

Buy the Bike EXIF wall calendar, get a $10 Revzilla Gift Card.
Deal time: Huckberry x Bike EXIF gear store

Deal time: Huckberry x Bike EXIF gear store

Four months ago, our first Huckberry collaboration was a huge success. So we’re back with a second collection of carefully curated motorcycle gear. And since the festive season is approaching, we’ve focused on deals on gifts for guys (and girls) who like two-wheeled adventures.

Little Baby: Cafe Racer Dreams’ SR125

Little Baby: Cafe Racer Dreams’ SR125

Let’s be honest: most of the bikes that make waves on the custom scene are big-budget builds. They cost as much as a new motorcycle driven off a showroom floor. And that’s fine, because that’s the price of personalization in a commoditized world. High-level artistry… Read more »

Blacker than black: Rough Crafts’ Dyna Fat Bob

Blacker than black: Rough Crafts’ Dyna Fat Bob

Winston Yeh has an uncanny talent: he builds custom Harleys that excite people who don’t normally like Harleys. Operating as Rough Crafts out of Taipei, Taiwan, his creations are lean and brooding—with impeccable finishes. In short, the man has great taste, as is evident by… Read more »

Condor: the other boxer motorcycle

Condor: the other boxer motorcycle

Unless you’re a military enthusiast or a Swiss army conscript, you probably haven’t heard of Condor-Werke AG. It’s one of Europe’s sleeper marques, and started building motorcycles for the Swiss military in 1893. (Yes, that’s a year before Hildebrand & Wolfmüller launched the first true… Read more »

Shop visit: Heiwa 平和モーターサイクル

Shop visit: Heiwa 平和モーターサイクル

The country with the most influence on the modern custom scene is Japan. The machines we loosely call ‘café racers’ actually have more in common with the Japanese style of bike building than the British originals of the 1960s. A handful of Japanese shops are… Read more »

Dutch Treat: Jules Brans’ Yamaha XS750

Dutch Treat: Jules Brans’ Yamaha XS750

The Yamaha XS750 triple is one of the most underrated motorcycles of the 1970s. It never achieved the cachet of the Honda CB750, and these days, its smaller SR400 and SR500 brethren are more popular with custom shops. That makes the XS750 affordable on the… Read more »