Tag: Yamaha motorcycles

Solid Gold: Greg Hageman restyles the Yamaha MT-07

Wrap any decent Yamaha in a good King Kenny livery, and you’ve got an instant crowd-pleaser. But this Yamaha MT-07 from Greg Hageman is much, much more than just a pretty paint job. It’s one of the most successful MT-07 conversions we’ve ever seen. We’re used to featuring XSR700s on these pages, but the MT-07 […]

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On Sale Now: The 2019 Motorcycle Calendar

The world’s most prestigious motorcycle calendar is back. The 2019 edition of the famous Bike EXIF wall calendar showcases 13 incredible new customs, including Max Hazan’s supercharged KTM, the BOTT XR1R Pikes Peak Racer and BAAK Motocyclettes’s BMW R nineT. The cover star is the Auto Fabrica Yamaha XS750, one of the most popular motorcycles […]

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Double Vision: Two Yamaha XS650 cafe racers from Hookie

The correct answer to ‘How many bikes?’ is always ‘one more.’ And these two dapper Yamaha XS650s from German wunderkind Nico Mueller and Hookie Co. illustrate the point beautifully. The Dresden-based outfit landed the build commissions from two different sources. But since the briefs came in at almost the same time, and were so similar, […]

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981: A dark and luxurious Yamaha TR1 from Budapest

Despite having a population of almost ten million people—more that Denmark or Switzerland—Hungary has a pretty low profile on the European custom scene. Maybe it’s because the country is tucked away in Central Europe. Or maybe Hungarians hide their lights under a bushel. Judging by this very sharp custom Yamaha TR1, however, there’s at least […]

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Custom Bikes Of The Week: 23 September, 2018

The Yamaha XSR700 gets the looks to match its performance, Paton releases a street legal version of Michael Dunlop’s IoM TT bike, and a Yamaha MT-03 scrambler that channels the Dakar-winning XT500. The street-legal Paton S1-R If you watched the Isle of Man TT this year, you were undoubtedly blown away by 120.601 mph average […]

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