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Yamaha RD400 custom

Yamaha RD400 custom

10 YEARS AGO / 23 COMMENTS / CUSTOM MOTORCYCLES

Today’s post is courtesy of Moto Retro Illustrated magazine, with words and photos by Andy and Lindsay Mauk. To some, acquiring a bike for your wife might sound as simple as buying her a set of golf clubs, or maybe adding some space to the garage as an anniversary gift. But this was different. Way…

Yamaha RD400 cafe racer

11 YEARS AGO / 6 COMMENTS / CUSTOM MOTORCYCLES

When you think of Yamaha café racers, it’s usually the SR400 or SR500 that crops up. But Chris Fiaccone of Dallas, Texas, has shown that the RD400 is a terrific starting point too. He’s into bikes that are fun and nimble, and this two-stroke twin delivers. The RD400 was a lively, quick-steering machine developed from…