Custom W650 by Blitz Motorcycles

Kawasaki W650 Motorcycle Custom 41 - Custom W650 by Blitz Motorcycles

Blitz Motorcycles is a French custom motorcycle garage that has the fascinating ability to completely polarise the people who see their bikes into two distinct camps. On the right you have the people who think that the bikes don’t look shiny enough, don’t have enough chrome and don’t look much like the always-polished-rarely-ridden bikes we…

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Yamaha RD250 by Patrick Sauter

Sauter Moped 18.04.1311461 - Yamaha RD250 by Patrick Sauter

This Yamaha RD250 is a phoenix of sorts, it was being sold in Germany on eBay earlier this year and was more than likely to end up as scrap. Two strokes are not the most popular thing in renewably-powered countries like Germany and this one would have been destined for a vat of molten steel,…

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Vulcan by Old Empire Motorcycles

Honda CB250 Custom Motorbike1 - Vulcan by Old Empire Motorcycles

The humble Honda CB250 is a motorcycle that’s been surprisingly popular in the custom scene, the most famous is probably Much Much Go – a bike we featured all the way back in 2010 when Silodrome was just 3 months old. Since then we’ve seen a few others, most notably the CB250N by Ellaspede which…

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1977 Yamaha XT500

1977 Yamaha XT5001 - 1977 Yamaha XT500

The Yamaha XT500 is one of those motorcycles that came before its time – it was an ‘adventure bike’ before there really was such a thing and it quickly found a home in races like the Paris–Abidjan-Nice, the Paris-Dakar and races across the Mojave in the US. At its heart the XT500 has a twin valve…

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1991 Acura NSX Coupe

1991 Acura NSX Coupe1 - 1991 Acura NSX Coupe

The Acura NSX Coupe, or Honda NSX outside of the USA and Hong Kong, was a car built by Honda to directly challenge the Ferrari 348. On its release in 1991 the NSX took the world by storm and was quickly rated by the leading automotive magazines as superior to both the Ferrari 348 and…

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1968 Toyota 2000GT

Toyota 2000GT 11 - 1968 Toyota 2000GT

This 1968 Toyota 2000GT is one of the best preserved examples of the exceedingly rare Japanese classic that we’ve ever come across and fortunately for us, it’s had a full portfolio of professional photographs taken as it’s heading to the auction block next month.

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2013 Honda Grom

honda grom - 2013 Honda Grom

The brand new 2013 Honda Grom is one of the more exciting developments in the world of modern production motorcycles in recent memory, it’s a bike built purely for fun, it’s simple, it’s well made and it’s as cheap as chips. Well it’s $2,999 USD, so it’s as cheap as chips with some caviar and white truffle on them.

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Honda CB550 by Seaweed & Gravel

Honda CB550 bike1 - Honda CB550 by Seaweed & Gravel

The CB550 was only produced between 1974 and 1978, its predecessor was the CB500 and it was succeeded by the CB650 all of these bikes were offered under the price point of the iconic CB750 and all of them seem to have developed their own groups of dedicated fans, many of them are finding a second wind as project builds with interesting and creative conversions to cafe racer/scrambler/tracker/Brat-style bikes.

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