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Bikes of the Week: the best custom motorcycles of the web

New Series: Custom Bikes of the Week

This week, we’re starting a new series: a roundup of the most interesting customs from around the web. Our roving reporter is Matt Neundorf, an occasional bike builder with a dismantled Triumph in his garage (and a sideline as Gear Patrol’s motorcycling correspondent). Take it away, Matt.

Kawasaki W650 customs

Top 5 Kawasaki W650/W800 customs

We’re starting a new series on our favorite custom bike platforms. To kick it off we’ve chosen Kawasaki’s W650, a popular choice among builders since it launched in 1999. Inspired by Kawasaki’s own W1, W2 and W3 models of the 60s and 70s, the W650 could easily be mistaken for a British motorcycle of the…

LSL Kawasaki W800

Some workshops customize motorcycles so well, it’s hard to tell whether or not they are ‘factory’ customs. Most of these outfits are…