Scrambler

Our handpicked selection of the best Scrambler motorcycle builds from around the world. From road-going street bikes to dirt devouring monsters and everything in between. These are the bikes that are redefining the Scrambler name. Discover custom builders hot tips, favourite aftermarket parts and find some inspiration for your own Scrambler project. We even take a look at a few factory-built examples from manufacturers like Ducati, Triumph and BMW.
Return of the Cafe Racers - Zero Excess – Andy Megerle XS650

Zero Excess – Andy Megerle XS650

“Stop dreaming, just start building!” These are the words you’ll find on Andy Megerle’s Instagram profile. I’ve featured a couple of the German-born moto enthusiasts projects on these pages before. So when an email from Andy turns up in my inbox I’m always eager to see what he has in store for…

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Return of the Cafe Racers - Ride Review – Triumph Scrambler 1200 XE

Ride Review – Triumph Scrambler 1200 XE

Triumph seems to have created the ultimate Scrambler. They’ve gone a step further than everyone else and built a fully capable, off-road-ready motorcycle worthy of carrying the Scrambler name. After missing the Australian press launch of the Triumph Scrambler 1200 I was looking for the right opportunity to give one a proper…

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Return of the Cafe Racers - TIGER’S TALE – Titanium BMW R100GS

TIGER’S TALE – Titanium BMW R100GS

Twin Shock Division (TSD) Motorcycles is a tiny shop located in the Ukranian capital of Kiev. Headed by the talented Sawa Medvetskiy, they specialise in intricate, tessellating bodywork that’s designed to look tough and ready for action. And none come tougher than this — a BMW R100GS that draws inspiration from German…

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Return of the Cafe Racers - SUNDAY SCREENING – ESCAPE THE CITY LIMITS

SUNDAY SCREENING – ESCAPE THE CITY LIMITS

This week’s Sunday Screening was produced by French moto-apparel brand Age of Glory. ‘Escape the City Limits’ celebrates the companies ethos that is rooted in vintage motorcycles and motorcycling. The film features 2 very desirable classic bikes being enjoyed in the French countryside. A Triumph Rickman Metisse and classic Husquvarna 250 similar…

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Return of the Cafe Racers - Up For Adventure  – Wrench Kings Himalayan

Up For Adventure – Wrench Kings Himalayan

There’s very little that dual-sport bikes share in common with cafe racers. When it comes to customisation though every builder shares a common goal of creating a better performing, better-looking bike. Take for instance this new build by Netherlands based workshop the Wrench Kings. Based on a Royal Enfield Himalayan this custom…

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Return of the Cafe Racers - Scrambler – Rogue Motorcycles R65

Scrambler – Rogue Motorcycles R65

For more than a decade I’ve stayed true to this websites cafe racer theme. I can assure you this was no easy task. I’ve lost count of all the amazing scramblers, flat trackers, bobbers and dare I say choppers I’ve passed up. However, it is now time for a change. This article…

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Return of the Cafe Racers - Coffee Racer  – PBM Triumph Scrambler

Coffee Racer – PBM Triumph Scrambler

Ask anyone who’s ever tried. Running a successful custom motorcycle shop is no easy feat. Now imagine only having 2 days a week to devote to it. Tom at Purpose Built Moto has built up quite a name for his small Gold Coast garage, and he did it all while working a…

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Return of the Cafe Racers - Ride Review – 2019 Street Twin and Scrambler 900

Ride Review – 2019 Street Twin and Scrambler 900

It’s been 3 years since the release of Triumph’s water-cooled Bonneville range. Amongst the first of the new Modern Classics to hit showroom floors was the Street Twin. Powered by a 900cc version of the updated parallel twin, it was the entry-level option in the all-new range. At the time of its…

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Return of the Cafe Racers - The Titan – Tamarit Thruxton 900

The Titan – Tamarit Thruxton 900

Turning your passion into a successful business venture is a dream that many of us share. It’s no mean feat, but if what you do strikes a chord with other enthusiasts your life can take a whole new direction. This is the story of Spanish workshop Tamarit Motorcycles success. After the companies founder, a…

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Return of the Cafe Racers - Untameable MV Agusta

Untameable MV Agusta

If ever I’ve seen a bike that looks like it could literally tear chunks out of the road this is it! Inspired by the motorcycles of Mad Max Fury Road this is the Officine GP Design “Untameable” MV Agusta Rivale. Last time we heard from the Pozatto brothers they’d just completed their…

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Return of the Cafe Racers - Pirelli x Vibrazioni Ducati Scrambler

Pirelli x Vibrazioni Ducati Scrambler

Two greats in Italian motorcycling, Pirelli and Ducati have collaborated to produce one of the most radical Scrambler conversions we’ve seen since the bikes release (aside from the Deus Milano Spongebob Squarepants version). Working with Italian custom furniture and motorcycle makers ‘Vibrazioni Art Design’, they’ve created a rough and ready Scrambler touting…

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