Vintage

Vagabund Moto’s V02 HONDA CB450 1972

One of our favorite custom motorcycles ever is the spectacular Vagabund Moto BMW R100R. Today we present another work of art by the Vagabund Moto, designer Paul Brauchart and mechanical engineer Philipp Rabl- the 1972 Honda CB450 K5 Cafe Racer. They started to work soon on vintage motorcycles because they love these old pieces of metal …

The Rover Imperial Vintage Motorcycle Manufacture – The Smokey Dogs

DOCUMENTARY: BUILDING AN ROVER ENGINE FROM SCRATCH – CASTING – MACHINING – ASSEMBLY – TEST RIDING        This ten-minute film shows the method of building an engine from scratch, as well as the casting method, machining, final assembly, and also completed the motorcycle’s 1st test ride. It’s very interesting how a motorbike (and car) engines were fastidiously built back in those early days of motoring, In the 80’s or 90’s each step of the method needed highly-skilled machinists, highly skilled workers, engineers, …