Top 5 Cafe Racers on eBay This Week

Cafe Racer Main

There’s a surprising variety of cafe racers on eBay this week, we found bikes from England, Japan and India – The latter of which was featured on the television show Cafe Racer TV earlier this year. Looking over this list I think I’d probably take home the Norton AJS Special, it’s a fascinating bike with an…

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Top 5 Cafe Racers on eBay This Week

Honda Motorcycle

There’s a broad assortment of unusual cafe racers on eBay this week, in fact it’s probably the most interesting one yet – For the aficionados of American iron there’s a Panhead-based bike that took 1st place at the Scandinavian Championships of Custom Motorcycle Building in 2012, for the lovers of Italian styling there’s a beautiful little Ducati…

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Cafe Racers – The Collection

Yamaha Cafe Racer

The team at eBay Motors have commissioned Silodrome to create a series of Collections of various motor related subjects – Everything in the Collections is currently for sale on eBay. The Cafe Racer is a genre of motorcycle that has its roots in late-1950s Britain, they started out as stock bikes that had been stripped…

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Top 5 Cafe Racers On eBay This Week

Top 5 Cafe Racers

The Cafe Racer has been a major fixture of the custom motorcycle world since they first started rolling out of small British sheds in the late 1950s. They’re now a global phenomenon and we regularly see them being built in garages and workshops from Java to Jersey – the fundamentals are usually defined as a Manx-style fuel…

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Honda CB550 Cafe Racer

Honda CB550

The Honda CB550 is one of those motorcycles that seemed destined for cafe-racerization from the get go, it was lighter than its larger CB750 stablemate and when it comes to cafe racers, lightness is next to godliness. The CB550 you see here was built by R. Cameron Smyth of Smyth Innovations, his goal was to…

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