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A radical Honda CB450 scrambler by Cafe Racers of Instagram

Behind the scenes: Cafe Racers of Instagram

If you love custom motorcycles and feed your addiction via social media, you probably follow Cafe Racers of Instagram. It’s an impeccably curated account with a staggering 850,000 followers, delivering quality images of café racers and customs several times a day. The guys behind CROIG, David and Andrew, are much more than mere pixel pushers…

Custom BMW R nineT Scrambler by NCT Motorcycles

Perfectly scrambled: NCT deconstructs the BMW R nineT

It seems like the Austrian outfit NCT Motorcycles can do no wrong. Since they exploded onto the custom scene a little under a year ago, they’ve churned out hit after hit—sprinkling their magic over anything from vintage Guzzis to modern Ducati sportbikes. Now they’ve reworked the BMW R nineT Scrambler, with equally spectacular results. We…

Review: Scrambler Ducati Desert Sled

Review: Scrambler Ducati Desert Sled

You don’t need to be a regular reader to know that scramblers are hot. Over the last few years, the term has become the go-to marketing moniker for OEMs looking to cash in on the growing moto lifestyle. From a business standpoint it makes complete sense; the carefree attitude exuded by scramblers appeals to millennials…

Tattoo You: A heavily inked Kawasaki W650 scrambler by Schlachtwerk

Tattoo You: Schlachtwerk’s heavily inked Kawasaki W650

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We’ve found the recipe for moto-goodness: take one Kawasaki W650, roll it through Tom Thöring’s workshop, and then wheel it in front of Marc Holstein’s lens. We got our first taste a few weeks ago—and now we’re back for seconds. Operating as Schlachtwerk, Tom’s turned out his fair share of W650-based builds. But this is…

The 11 Best Motorcycles of EICMA 2016

In Milan, the huge EICMA show is finally winding down. It’s the world’s most influential motorcycle showcase, and a barometer for the state of the…