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Smooth Operator: Vagabund's sleek BMW R100R cafe racer

Smooth Operator: Vagabund’s sleek BMW R100R

For some people, building a minimalist motorcycle simply means stripping off as much stuff as possible. And practicality be damned. But there’s a higher path: one that uses complex solutions to achieve maximum simplicity, without sacrificing an iota of functionality. That’s the philosophy behind Vagabund Moto’s latest project: a super-sano BMW R100R with a smörgåsbord…

BMW R100 vintage scrambler by Dust Custom Motorcycles

Done and Dusted: Nailing the vintage scrambler vibe


These days, any mention of a ‘scrambler’ usually sparks a fervent debate about what exactly the name means. But here’s something we can all agree on: vintage-style scramblers are seriously cool. We’re talking about those machines that actually went off-piste; duking it out at the legendary International Six Days Trial, or blazing a trail across…