Beach News

The Nightcrawler: A Honda CL500 scrambler by MOTOISM

If you’ve ever looked at the Honda CL500 and thought it resembled a small cruiser that’s been crudely massaged into the shape of a scrambler, you’d be right. Honda’s middleweight soft-roader borrows its main frame (and some of its

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Editor’s Choice: An alternative top 10 for 2023

Crunching the numbers to pick the 10 best custom motorcycles of the year is a headache. But picking my personal favorites is even harder—especially when you consider the caliber of the machines that we regularly feature. As has become my process, I start

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Vida’s Harley FXR chopper is raked out and ready to rumble

Vida Motorcycle has been building Euro-style choppers from their workshop in Fukuoka, Japan, for 17 years. But they’ve also found their groove with high-performing Harley-Davidson FXR and Dyna builds in recent years. So when their latest customer w

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Cherry’s Challenger: A Super Meteor 650 With Room for Two

A flourishing custom scene works wonders for brand culture, and it’s in the manufacturers’ interest to get their newest models in the hands of talented builders to boost the buzz. Kaichiroh Kurosu of Tokyo-based Cherry’s Company has some astonishin

logo.png  By S-S  Dec 29, 2023