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A BSA Thunderbolt bobber by Tesla clay sculptor Richard Mitchell

Model Bobber: A custom BSA by a Tesla clay sculptor

5 MONTHS AGO / NO COMMENTS / CUSTOM MOTORCYCLES

We all know that car and motorcycle design studios are packed with supercomputers. But they still rely heavily on low-tech, life-size models too, produced by skilled clay sculptors. And that’s even true of cutting edge companies like Tesla. Richard Mitchell is a clay sculptor for Tesla: he’s responsible for fine-tuning the complex shapes of world’s…

Motorcycle Art: A BSA Bantam built by Craig Rodsmith for the Haas Moto Museum

Motorcycle Art: Craig Rodsmith’s BSA Bantam

9 MONTHS AGO / NO COMMENTS / CUSTOM MOTORCYCLES

Motorcycle collectors are the unsung heroes of the custom scene. Most keep a low profile, but they all provide an essential service: they give builders artistic freedom and financial support, helping them to weather the inevitable ebb and flow of cash and customer demand. Dallas-based Bobby Haas is one of the most prolific supporters of…

BSA Trackmaster

If there’s a growing trend in custom motorcycles today, it’s towards street trackers: road-legal versions of the flat track bikes that raced…

BSA B34 by BA Moto

There aren’t many bikes from the 1950s still being used as daily riders. But this BSA B34, some 62 years old, stretches…