Tagged: Custom Bike Builders

Dougie Lampkin Drops In For A Spot of Tea at Goodwood House 0

Dougie Lampkin Drops In For A Spot of Tea at Goodwood House

Dougie Lampkin kick starts the 2008 Festival of Speed: Watch some of the wild antics of international trials riding legend Dougie Lampkin as he rides through Goodwood House, in practice ahead of his ‘surprise’ appearances during the Festival of Speed. One of the greatest names in competition motorcycles is back: after a 28-year absence, the […]

Dream Classic Bike Auction Features Immaculate Ducatis 0

Dream Classic Bike Auction Features Immaculate Ducatis

La Collezione Due Ruote offers post-war and modern vehicles, including a 1973 MV Agusta 750S, which is considered one of the fastest and most expensive bikes of that era. Auction representatives expect the bike to fetch upward of US$62,000. Another big auction draw is a one-off 1946 Stilma Prototype, complete with original paint and only […]

Twenty Truly Wacky Motorcycles You’ll Never Own 0

Twenty Truly Wacky Motorcycles You’ll Never Own

Whether it’s the bike with the Rolls-Royce V-12, a fully electric bike that does the quarter mile in 7.8 seconds, or a bike that gets an economical 25 mpg at 250 mph, here are the twenty craziest motorcycles ever to hit the road. You can cook on them, and some of them even let you […]

Ridiculous Motorcycle Mountain Stunt Riding – Video 0

Ridiculous Motorcycle Mountain Stunt Riding – Video

Whether you ride a sport bike or an American cruiser, your insurance needs can get complicated. We’re here to help you find the right motorcycle insurance, whatever you ride… Related posts:Doing the Motorcycle Wave – What’s With Bikers Waving At Each Other and Is There Some Kind of Unwritten Rule? The Future of Motorcycles Is […]

Sidecar speed record 0

Sidecar speed record

The Suzuki Hayabusa powered Bakker Motorsports sidecar entry at the 2011 BUB Motorcycle Speed Trials rewrote the class record this year. Running in the SCBG 1350 class (Sidecar Blown Gas) the machine moved the record from the old 143 mph to 158.161 mph. The team broke the 160 mph mark with a pass of 162 […]

Brothers and Speed Freaks Assault Bonneville on Their Classic Triumphs 0

Brothers and Speed Freaks Assault Bonneville on Their Classic Triumphs

Tyler and Kyle Malinky are brothers in pure speed. The pair spent the last year assembling and tweaking two vintage Triumph motorcycles that they raced at Bonneville Salt Flat Speed Week in Bonneville, Utah. Tyler and Kyle are the majordomos at Lowbrow Customs, in Medina, an Internet-based retailer that specializes in parts and accessories for […]

Going Hard on Three Wheels 0

Going Hard on Three Wheels

Bill Chambers set a new international speed record for three-wheeled motorcycles this week by a Lehman trike at the Bonneville Salt Flats. The trike was “unmodified” excepting of course for a hopped-up custom power plant. If you’re thinking about going for a record at Bonneville and you can stand to be seen riding a “trike,” […]

Russian Prime Minister Gets His Wild Hog On 0

Russian Prime Minister Gets His Wild Hog On

The Russian Prime Minister, Vladimir Putin, takes care of business at his most recent publicity stunt – saddling up to  “celebrate the nation’s bikers.” Unfortunately, his credibility as a rider probably takes a little hit as the bike the motorcycle he was riding was – a trike. Putin climbed aboard a Harley Davidson trike during […]