Custom Honda CBR954RR Fireblade by Bottpower

Morlaco: A savage Fireblade-powered superbike by Bottpower


The custom scene is full of motorcycle designers, artists, mechanics, fabricators, welders, and metal-shaping wizards. But David Sánchez wears another badge that very few confidently can; engineer. David runs the motorcycle workshop Bottpower in Valencia, Spain, best known for its gnarly Buell customs and frame kits. He’s also an experienced motorcycle racing engineer with numerous…

Custom Buell XB12 by Bottpower

Request Line: A Bottpower Buell XB12 built to spec

Riding a motorcycle is about more than just getting from A to B—it’s an experience. Someone who truly understands this sentiment is David Sánchez at Bottpower in Valencia, Spain. They’re known for creating some of the wildest custom motorcycles on the planet. When David isn’t spinning spanners in his workshop, he’s spinning spanners for other…

The BOTT XR1R Pikes Peak motorcycle—winner of the Exhibition Powersport class

Cloud Chaser: The BOTT XR1R Pikes Peak Racer

The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is madness of the highest order. Racers blast through the 12-mile course at breakneck speed—climbing 4,720 feet and navigating 156 turns, right on the edge of disaster. Tackling it on two wheels takes tons of skill, massive cojones and a few loose screws. And a motorcycle that can go…