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1979 Kawasaki “Z1100”

In Custom, Japan by Abhi8 Comments

Curious to know what you guys and gals think about this custom Z1 restomod – it has less than 1,000 miles on an engine rebuild which includes a bump up to 1138cc, Ducati wheels/swingarm and that weird headlight found on Zeros and Brammos. Cool or poorly done? Find this Z1100 for sale in Riverview, Florida with bidding up to $5,101 …

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1972 Triumph Bonneville Custom

In Custom, England by Abhi1 Comment

Post Listing Update: This crazy Triumph did not get any action at the opening bid of $9,000. Built by the (apparently crazy) folks at 6th Street Cycles, this numbers-matching Bonnie has been turned into an interesting custom. Would you ride it? Would you OWN it?

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1981 Kawasaki KZ440 LTD Bobber

In Cruiser, Custom, Japan by Abhi1 Comment

Post Listing Update: This custom Kawi did not meet reserve despite 44 bids up to $7,100. For some reason the seller responded to this by relisting the bike with a BIN of $17,500 – as you’d expect, it did not sell. Based on a Kawasaki KZ440-A LTD, this bike was converted to a bobber that’s inspired by motocrosser Ryan Villopoto …

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1978 Yamaha XT500 Custom

In Custom, Japan by Abhi1 Comment

Post-Listing Update: This beautiful XT did not meet reserve with bidding up to $7,450. A brand new build by Rob Phillips of Husky Restorations, this is a lowered and stretched custom based on the XT500. It has plenty of new parts, highlights of which include the custom exhaust, Excel rims, shortened forks from a Yamaha YZ, and Hammer Head shocks. …

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Eye Watering Price – 2011 FIST Enterprises Biometric Bike

In America, Cruiser, Custom by AbhiLeave a Comment

Post-Listing Update: As you probably expected, this bike got no action at the BIN of $125k. Built in 2011 by Paul Jr. Designs, this custom cruiser was commissioned by FIST (Fingerprint Identification Systems Technology) for an episode of American Chopper: Senior vs. Junior as a showcase of their technology that replaces the ignition of a bike with a fingerprint scanner.

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The Aristocad – 2007 Triumph Bonneville Custom

In Custom, England by Abhi2 Comments

Not sure what to say about this bike – but I’ll give it a shot. This is the Aristocad, a custom build from Putsch Racing, built as an homage to a character/story they made up about an assassination attempt of key members of the Nazi party. It’s all a little odd, but the bike sure is interesting – especially the …

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Not For Everyone – Buell XB9 Rat Bike

In America, Custom by Abhi1 Comment

The seller freely admits that this bike is not for everyone, but it sure is…interesting. Originally a Buell XB9, this has had some custom work to look something like a Mad Max bike with a twisted girder front end, cheese grater exhaust, and plenty of copper sheet metal. Buying it is one thing, but would you ride it?