Monday, July 20, 2009

Super-Clean XS650 Cafe Racer



Came across this one over at XS650Chopper.com. Most of the bikes over there are more chopper / bobber than I'm really into (which is fine, it's called XS650chopper after all); I'm more into the street trackers and cafe racers or just UJM style. Anyway, I think this bike is exceptionally well done and I wanted to share it here.



I especially like that he's retained the fenders, added dual discs up front, piggyback reservoir shocks and though i don't usually like them, i think i like the bar-end turn signals. Also, great selection on the tank and seat cowl. From what i can tell, the guages look very well matched as well.

I don't think i like the rear sets, and i'd go for more coned pipes, but overall it is very inspiring and very close to what i’ve begun to put together in my head.

From XS650Chopper.com: Nihil Sine Labore

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2 comments:

Burl said...

word.

Anonymous said...

Very nice.
on this website you'll find 2 projects of my brother and his pall. The red one is a suzuki 250 2stroke and the white one a suzuki T500 2stroke.
http://2taktstinkt.be/