When your company has been (for the most part) on hiatus since 1983, you might want to make a splash with your comeback. That's what Barcelona-based Bultaco is planning to do next year. The first two bikes announced for the relaunch of the company are the Rapitán and the Rapitán Sport. Both feature a brushless electric ... continue reading
Aether makes some of the best looking outerwear on the market. SPIDI makes some of the safest motorcycle gear on the market. When they got in bed together to make the Eclipse Motorcycle Jacket, magic happened.
If you were buying a new car and had two choices, one of which was barely tested and designed just to make money, and the other extensively developed to be well-made and innovative, you'd choose the latter, right? That's the idea behind Ministry of Supply's Lab collection. All the shirts were repeatedly tested and observed until they were absolutely perfected. Whether you choose the Atmos Polo—the world's first robotically knit polo designed to wick away moisture—or the temperature regulating Apollo Polo, you can rest assured you're getting a shirt that's well-thought-out and expertly made. ... check it out
Japanese motorcycle builder, Chicara Nagata, has made some wild and amazing bikes in his day, but with this ride he may have outdone himself. The bike is a combination of a 1966 Little Honda P25 engine and a Sony security camera. Yes, not only does it look damn sexy, but it can also capture video while in use. We're ... continue reading
Here's what we know about motorcycles: They go fast, have room for one or two, and if it snows, you’re f’ed. Here's what we know about Lotus: They make sweet rides. So when the legendary British manufacturer of the Elise, Evora, and Esprit announced they were throwing their hat in the hyperbike ring, we took notice. ... continue reading
Max Hazan, of Hazan Motorworks, doesn't just tinker with motorcycles or customize existing frames, he builds them from scratch. This video takes you behind the scenes of what that's like and how one guy turned his passion for bikes into a career. It's damn impressive and the bikes are equally stunning. It also might ... continue reading
If you invite some friends over who happen to be into custom bikes and you have this book on your coffee table, grab them some bibs for the impending drool. "The Ride" is a 320-page tome of some of the world's most exciting custom built motorcycles from the dude behind Bike EXIF. Not only does the book contain beautiful ... continue reading
We know it looks awesome, but there are some downsides to making your motorcycle your main ride. For as great as you'll look and regardless of how many pairs of panties just get randomly thrown into your helmet's mask, toting around a lot of stuff is damn near impossible. The Moby1 C2 Compact/Cycle Teardrop Trailer ... continue reading
Vintage motorcycles will always be cool. Andrew David Watson's Vimeo videos will also always be cool. The combination of the two is even better. Focused on Cast & Salvage in Philly, Waiting Out Winter is an homage to all the craftspeople who spend winter in their shops. Oh yeah, and cool motorcycles.
Anyone that says you can have too much of a good thing is a liar. There's a loose limit for things like Taco Bell and Coors Light, but you can just consume the surplus the next day. When it comes to motorcycles, though, too much can only be bad if it's the price tag. Extra engines and an almost horizontal riding posture ... continue reading
Steve McQueen has the Midas touch when it comes to things for guys. Persol sunglasses, Rolex watches, t-shirts, Ford Bullitt mustangs and Triumph motorcycles are just a few of the things guys everywhere lust after due (in no small part) to McQueen. He obviously loved all of that stuff, but he had a special place in ... continue reading
If you’ve ever been involved in a Star Trek vs Star Wars argument, let us end it right now once and for all. Would anyone look this cool on a motorcycle in a custom leather Starfleet uniform? No, we didn’t think so. Show your allegiance to the Dark Side in style with the Stormtrooper Motorcycle Suit. Available ... continue reading
If we had to guess what the future holds, we'd predict that there will be Roombas shoveling our driveways, electric grills that give you that charcoal taste we all crave, and this bike. Shaped by hand around the Harley-Davidson Sportster engine, the Spacester looks like it was stolen from the set of the next Tron ... continue reading
"Don't you want to be able to say you sold your bike to Steve McQueen?" That was apparently the line McQueen used at times to convince sellers to offer up their top rides to him. It is also just another in a long line of examples of why he is the epitome of cool. You may never get your hands on the '68 'Stang ... continue reading
They say if you do what you love you'll never work a day in your life. That's a load of crap. Ultimately you're just going to spend more sleepless nights making sure every last detail is perfect. Case in point, the engineers at Lito Green Motion. Two long years of development work from bike enthusiast engineers resulted ... continue reading
If we ever get around to writing that bucket list somewhere nestled between relaxing in the grotto at the Playboy Mansion and “not” relaxing in the grotto at the Playboy Mansion would be riding a motorcycle cross country. If we are going to do it though, we want to really do it and not shell out cash for hotels ... continue reading