Major Tom: ICON 1000 have turned the Suzuki GSX-R 750 into a nitrous-fueled rocket ship.

Major Tom: ICON’s Nitrous-Fueled Suzuki GSX-R 750

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We’ve never considered the Suzuki GSX-R 750 as custom material. A classic and soon-to-be collectible 80s sportbike, for sure—but not the sort of machine to take a grinder to. Kurt Walter begs to differ. He’s the design director at ICON Motosports, and lives and breathes fast Japanese machinery. And he’s got us looking at the…

Suzuki GSX-R750 streetfighter custom

Suzuki GSX-R750 custom

We’ve had a run of retro motorcycles recently, and I’ve had a few subtle hints via email that a more modern machine would be welcome. So here’s a gixxer for you. This bike started as a brand new 2004 Suzuki GSX-R 750 that Joshua Hofhine bought new. “I had been riding old Triumphs and Suzukis…

Suzuki GSX-R750 streetfighter

Ducati’s Hypermotard and Streetfighter have reignited interest in the streetfighter category. So we’re now seeing some interesting conversions based on supersport bikes, such as the Suzuki GSX-R. The mean-lookin’ Gixxer above is a 1993 model transformed by Xavi Garcia from Barcelona, with help from his friends at Streetfighter Spain. The detailing is professional, with countless…