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Honda Nighthawk 750 cafe racer by Kaspeed

Ready to Wear: Kaspeed’s slinky Nighthawk 750


We’ve noticed an encouraging trend amongst custom shops lately: they’re offering made-to-order customs alongside their one-off specials. Diamond Atelier have enjoyed success with their Mark II BMW boxer builds, and deBolex Engineering have hinted at an imminent ready-to-wear range. Limited production runs take a lot of the guesswork out of the custom business: both the…

Honda 750 Nighthawk custom motorcycle by Ad Hoc Cafe Racers

Honda 750 Nighthawk by Ad Hoc

Right now, the epicenter of the European custom scene is Spain. The Iberian Peninsula is already famous for its petrolhead culture, which has spawned legions of MotoGP stars—and we’re now seeing a growing number of workshops transforming older bikes into drop-dead gorgeous traffic stoppers. Shops like Café Racer Dreams, Kiddo, Macco Motors, Valtoron and El…