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Return of the Cafe Racers - Buell XB9S Glory Cafe Racer

Buell XB9S Glory Cafe Racer

Some new photos of an old favorite, the Buell XB9S based Glory from Hide Motorcycles Japan. "The 3 month build included the application of a custom tank, custom frame, oil tanks, bars, rims, exhaust and fairings. In their own words "This is most our super custom machine. Like a old racers and…

Some new photos of an old favorite, the Buell XB9S based Glory from Hide Motorcycles Japan.

“The 3 month build included the application of a custom tank, custom frame, oil tanks, bars, rims, exhaust and fairings. In their own words “This is most our super custom machine. Like a old racers and dragracers”. The Glory recently appeared at the Yokohama Mooneyes 2008 Hot Rod Custom show along with some of their other latest creations like the Sportster based “Genuine Sports” and their Harley Davidson “Knuckle Custom”.”

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Return of the Cafe Racers - Godless – Ask Motorcycles Buell XB

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