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Better Than A Barn Find: Norton Dominator restored by The Gasbox

From rust to gold: The Gasbox Norton Dominator

We love a good barn find story, but stories of wrecks transformed into custom gold are even better. This particular tale comes from Jesse Bassett, one of the finest motorcycle builders in the American Midwest. Jesse started his career sweeping floors in a custom shop when he was just ten years old. Today he’s famous…

Indian custom motorcycle by The GasBox

1940 Indian motorcycle by The GasBox

Every year, the Quail Motorcycle Gathering attracts enthusiasts and well-heeled collectors from all over the world to Carmel, California. The quality of machinery is one drawcard; another is the chance to rub shoulders with the likes of Mert Lawwill and Wayne Rainey. Of course, there’s also a competition—and the most interesting class for us is…

BSA Lightning

1965 BSA Lightning

Jesse Bassett is the owner of The GasBox, a vintage motorcycle shop in Lakewood, Ohio. It’s a new name to me, but I have a feeling we’ll be hearing more about Jesse’s company in the future: his BSA just won the Freestyle Class at the ‘Ultimate Builder’ AMD Championship affiliate event in Cleveland, and has…