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Bavarian Bobber: Titan’s extraordinary BMW R50/3

Bavarian Bobber: Titan’s extraordinary BMW R50/3

Motorcycle fashions come and go, but the bobber has been around since the 1930s. In those days, it was known to speed-hungry Harley and Indian riders as a ‘cut down’ or ‘bob job.’ Fast forward 80 years, and the appeal of the bobber is still strong: Triumph is having difficulty meeting demand for its modern-day…

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

This Sportster terrorizes the streets of Carefree, Arizona

3 MONTHS AGO / NO COMMENTS / CUSTOM MOTORCYCLES

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…

Honda CMX450 bobber by the Wrench Kings.

Bob Job: A Honda CMX450 Rebel by the Wrench Kings

7 MONTHS AGO / NO COMMENTS / CUSTOM MOTORCYCLES

Are we seeing a bobber resurgence? A certain manufacturer caused a stir last week with the launch of a factory bobber, and we’re also noticing more hardtails popping up in the EXIF inbox. This Honda CMX450 Rebel quickly caught our attention—partly because we didn’t think a CMX450 could ever look cool, and partly because it’s…