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Suzuki DR-Z400SM custom by oneYedeer

Against all odds: A Suzuki DR-Z400SM by oneYedeer

Building a custom bike is usually a succession of challenges. And sometimes, the bike itself isn’t the biggest challenge: it’s the builder’s skills or circumstances, or curveballs thrown by life. The story of this Suzuki is packed with curveballs. It was built by Argentine-born Sebastian ‘Seba’ Achaval, who likens it to a country song—because its…

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Speed Read, 24 January 2021

12 MONTHS AGO / NO COMMENTS / CUSTOM MOTORCYCLES

It’s a newsier mix than usual this week, with the Yamaha SR400 finally down for the count, and a top European motorcycle museum gone up in smoke. On the custom bike front, we’ve got two very sporty builds—one an XT600 supermoto, and the other a radically restyled BMW R nineT.