EUROPEAN UNION. An Irish XV750 Cafe Racer from Italy’s KSC
Yamaha’s XV750; been there, done that. Am I right? We’ve seen more cafe’d iterations of the good ol’ Coffee Grinder than just about any other bike out there. Hell, if XV cafe racers were actual coffee, the world would be ankle-deep in espresso. But every now and then we come across one that’s different enough to catch our very jaded eyes. No points for guessing that this, the latest...
GNARLY YAMAHARLEY. Blank Slate Cycles’ Slick XV920 Bobber
We all know the story. Yamaha's XV series of the late 70s and early 80s scared Harley so much, they successfully lobbied the Reagan government to impose import duties on all ‘large foreign motorcycles’. If only they'd known about those starter motors... But what if the two brands had made love and not war? It's an idea that led Seattle's Darrick Bartley to create this little Milwaukee...