TJ captures Motorcycle Ice Racing

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TJ captures Motorcycle Ice Racing TJ captures Motorcycle Ice Racing

1972 Honda XL250…the new project

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1972 Honda XL250…the new project 1972 Honda XL250...the new project

Cafe Racer: The usual suspects?

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The Ultimate Motorcycle? Mule Motorcycles weighs in on Streettracker

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Yamaha FZR 600 Mods: Front Fork Overhaul

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Ducati Scrambler – Update 2015

Ducati Scrambler: Courtesy of Ducati Facebook Page

Ducati Scrambler: Courtesy of Ducati Facebook Page

The first Ducati Scrambler was released way back in 1962, and originally was a single cylinder bike with a lot of class.  With all things retro making a huge comeback, I guess it was time for Ducati to a rehash of a vintage classic… » Read more..

Been too long…motorcycle road trips

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It’s been far too long since I’ve updated the site. Apologies all around. But for those who may have been checking in, I’m back…. » Read more..

Yamaha XT600: A unique take

 

MotoPreserve Reader Nicholas sent in his take on the Yamaha XT600

MotoPreserve Reader Nicholas sent in his take on the Yamaha XT600

When it comes to customizing bikes, the majority of work is typically done on the more straight street versions.  But we love to see something unique and interesting done to the off-road or dual sport bikes as well.  MotoPreserve Reader Nicholas was nice enough to send us some photos of his highly modified Yamaha XT600… » Read more..

Custom Rearset Mounts Finished

The Custom Rearset Mounts needed more "flair..."

The Custom Rearset Mounts needed more “flair…”

The custom rearset mounts for the Honda CB500T were coming along nicely, but there was something missing.  After milling just a slight indentation in the face of the mounts, it lacked the pizazz we were hoping for.  So we decided to go deep… » Read more..

Custom Rearset Mounts….

Once a rectangular piece of 1/2" aluminum, the rearset mount begins to take shape...

Once a rectangular piece of 1/2″ aluminum, the custom rearset mounts begins to take shape…

Like bears, and apparently only SOME skunks, MotoPreserve has been hibernating this winter.  Temperatures regularly below ZERO in the morning have left the motivation factor quite low. Scotty has the Honda CB500T almost finished, and when he said he needed some custom rearset mounts to finish up the build, we took that as a perfect motivator to get the mill fired up… » Read more..