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Honda NX650 Dominator street tracker by HB-Custom

Daily Dominator: A Honda NX650 street tracker

The major manufacturers are constantly mining the custom scene to produce stylish new motorcycles, so it’s getting harder for riders to choose between stock and custom. New bikes are looking better than ever—and they mostly perform well right out the box, too. But custom still trumps stock in many ways, and some riders prefer the…

Yamaha XS650 street tracker for Tucker Powersports

Yamaha XS650 ‘Techno Tracker’ by Gunn Design


Did you know that the evergreen Yamaha XS650 was launched over half a century ago? Although the production line closed down in 1985, the air-cooled parallel twin is still a top choice for many custom builders, including Minnesota-based Dan Riley. Operating as Gunn Design, Dan is a gifted freelance designer with good business smarts, too.…