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Iconic: The Ron Wood ‘Lightweight’ Dell’Orto Norton

Iconic: The Ron Wood ‘Lightweight’ Dell’Orto Norton

In the US right now, flat track is smokin’ hot. Indian has joined the fray and is giving Harley-Davidson serious competition. The Super Hooligan series, devised by Roland Sands and open to semi-production bikes, is picking up speed. And custom builders the world over are looking to flat trackers for inspiration. If you’re one of…

Custom Honda VTR250 with a tracker vibe by Deus Japan

Mini Monster: Deus Japan reworks the Honda VTR250

There’s a huge flat track resurgence happening right now, and it’s spilling over into the custom domain. Even if most of the tracker-style builds we see aren’t actually destined for oval track glory, there’s something about the vibe that people love. The head wrench of Deus Ex Machina Tokyo is a massive fan: “There is…

A super skinny BMW flat tracker by VTR Customs of Switzerland.

The skinny on building a BMW flat tracker

Some builders search far and wide to find the perfect donor. But, sometimes, the right bike literally rolls through the door. This BMW belonged to a 75-year-old Swiss gentleman who had just decided to hang up his helmet. So he took his R75/7 to his local dealer and asked them to sell it for him.…