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Maverick: A Top Gun-inspired BMW R18 from Portugal

Designing a movie-themed motorcycle is risky business. They usually turn out gaudy and gimmicky, with little appeal beyond the mere novelty of the idea. But this custom BMW R18 from Portugal’s Rusty Wrench Motorcycles bucks that trend spectacularly

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Muy Bueno: A Yamaha XV920 Virago street tracker from Virginia

An old Yamaha Virago doesn’t quite have the same appeal as an old Harley, but there was a time when the Virago and its ilk had The Motor Co. worried. Back in the mid-80s, the influx of Japanese-made cruisers prompted Harley-Davidson to lobby the US

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Unlikely hero: A Honda CX500 adventure bike from Missouri

The best adventure bike is the one you already have. That’s the theory behind this rugged custom Honda CX500 from BJ English at Brick House Builds in Missouri. Equipped with knobbly tires, crash bars, a luggage rack, an auxiliary fuel cell, and the

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Citrus Twist: A custom BMW R nineT from Shanghai

The proliferation of bolt-on kits for bikes like the BMW R nineT has made it easier than ever for riders to individualize their motorcycles. But it’s been a boon for custom builders too. Having access to parts that go on with minimal fuss helps the

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