Hugo Eccles designs and builds custom motorcycles for both private clients and for factory brands including Ducati, Moto Guzzi, Yamaha, and Zero. Hugo is a professionally-trained industrial designer who has worked with, amongst others, AT&T, American Express, Alessi, Honda, TAG Heuer, Nike and Ford. He applies his 25 years of design and manufacturing experience to creating custom motorcycles. Hugo’s motorcycles have been featured globally in person, print, film, and online for publications including Playboy, GQ, Cycle World, BikeEXIF, ‘Oil in the Blood’, and Jay Leno’s Garage.
Untitled Motorcycles was founded in 2010 – at the beginning of the new cafe racer scene – and was featured in the seminal 2013 book ‘Ride’ written by BikeEXIF editor Chris Hunter. Since then, founders Adam and Hugo have built over 100 custom bikes for clients around the world from their respective workshops in London and in San Francisco. UMC bikes have been featured globally in print, in film, and online for publications including Playboy, GQ, Cycle World, BikeEXIF, the ‘Oil in the Blood’ film, and on Jay Leno’s Garage. UMC works to commission with both individual clients and with factory brands including Ducati, Triumph, Moto Guzzi, Yamaha, and Zero.