Bmw cafe racer bike. And now classic british bike brands think matchless ajs and norton have become fashion labels in their own right. Buy or sell now. Enter this bmw k1100rs cafe racer.
1978 bmw r1007 with fresh cafe build. 8tech racing wanted to see how sporty they could make a k series build. Posted on july 27 2015 updated on september 4.
Jsk moto has now released its own harder edged version. Bike only had 29k miles before conversion and has since only had maybe 100 miles of testing. The bmw r series are very popular by motorcycle builders and thats.
The 8 best bikes for a cafe racer project. Its on this list though because of what it represents. A modern cafe racer is the solution for those who cantwont build there own cafe racer or just dont want to have the maintenance of an old bike.
Since it is used a lot in cafe racer projects there are a lot of examples available and you can find experiences and solutions for common problems almost everywhere online. Click here to see hundreds of cafe racers bobbers brats scramblers for sale. The lucky cat garage bmw rs sprint bike is far from what we would consider a cafe racer in any sense.
Jeff allen the quail ride has a full chp escort which clocks along at the speed limit but 100 bikes stretch across a mile with hot laps around the laguna seca apex. Bmws own cafe racer variant of the r ninet was a hit thanks to its smooth retro looks. Bmw r755 cafe racer.
Building your own bike is awesome but also requires a lot of time effort skills knowledge space etc. A cafe racer is a bike that has been customised to be reminiscent of the racing machines of the 1960s featuring clip on handlebars bench seats and elongated fuel tanks. The k series bikes long ago earned the nickname flying bricks given the honking big chunk of engine in their frames.