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Return of the Cafe Racers - Electric Dreams – Yatri Motorcycles Electric Cafe Racer

Electric Dreams – Yatri Motorcycles Electric Cafe Racer

When I think of Nepal I picture mountain ranges that touch the sky and vast, baron landscapes. Nepal is after all home to part of the Himalayas and their highest peak, Mt Everest. What I don’t think about is cutting edge electric motorcycle technology, but as it turns out, one Nepalese company…

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Return of the Cafe Racers - EarPeace M – Motorcyclist Ear Plugs Review

EarPeace M – Motorcyclist Ear Plugs Review

Wearing motorcyclist ear plugs while riding is something I wish I’d made a habit of earlier in my life. I suffer from tinnitus (ringing ears), mainly from going to rock concerts in my youth, but riding motorcycles hasn’t helped the situation. If I do any freeway riding without ear plugs my ears…

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Return of the Cafe Racers - Bad Blood Tamarit Motorcycles Thruxton 1200 R

Bad Blood Tamarit Motorcycles Thruxton 1200 R

If you’re a Triumph owner living in Europe and you want to modify your bike you’re spoilt for options. There’s a long list of amazing European custom workshops who can realise your two-wheeled fantasy. Amongst them, however, is a handful of garages who specialise in reimagining Triumph’s modern classics. One such workshop…

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Return of the Cafe Racers - Cortech VooDoo Riding Shirt Review

Cortech VooDoo Riding Shirt Review

Let me introduce to you the Cortech Voodoo Riding Shirt. It’s not quite a fully-fledged motorcycle jacket but it is decidedly more ATGATT than that black hoody you’ve been riding around in. Bridging the gap between a shirt and a jacket, the Cortech Voodoo features a waxed cotton exterior with a zip…

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Return of the Cafe Racers - Well Nourished – Berry Bad Triton Racer

Well Nourished – Berry Bad Triton Racer

I think the term ‘patina’ is often misused in the custom world. Nowadays it seems to be applied to any old rust bucket that’s been left to rot in a barn. We probably have the whole rat bike scene to blame for that. Stating that a motorcycle had patina used to be…

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Return of the Cafe Racers - Sunday Screening – Boogaloo Campout & Mighty Motor Films

Sunday Screening – Boogaloo Campout & Mighty Motor Films

What’s worse than being stuck indoors for days on end? Not being able to ride your motorcycle! Here’s another edition of Sunday Screening – our attempt at providing some relief from the lockdown in the form of specially curated motorcycle videos. In this week’s edition, we join our friends from Fuel Tank…

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Return of the Cafe Racers - All In – Plus 3 Motors Honda CBX 750

All In – Plus 3 Motors Honda CBX 750

Late in 2019 three friends in the Spanish town of Almoradí joined forces to launch Plus 3 Motors. Each with their own specialised skill set they split their workshop into dedicated areas for metal fabrication, fibreglass and composite work, a paint booth and an area for assembly and mechanical work. To kickstart…

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Return of the Cafe Racers - Orbitkey Return of the Cafe Racers Key Organiser

Orbitkey Return of the Cafe Racers Key Organiser

Every motorcyclist wants to be more streamlined. With no boot or cabin space to utilise, being organised and clutter-free is essential when considering your everyday riding gear. Faced with this issue on a daily basis, Return of the Cafe Racers started looking for ways to reduce our EDC (everyday carry) to the…

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Return of the Cafe Racers - They Just Wanna – 2020 Sheilas Shakedown

They Just Wanna – 2020 Sheilas Shakedown

Sheilas Shakedown is really like no other festival. It encapsulates the zeitgeist of the 70s and 80s Aussie bike rally scene but with one very distinct difference. Strictly women only. Sure the general principles remain. It’s a bunch of motorcycle enthusiasts getting together over a weekend on a rural patch of dirt,…

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Return of the Cafe Racers - 100% Barstow Deus Ex Machina Goggles

100% Barstow Deus Ex Machina Goggles

When two greats come together to launch some new motorcycle gear, like the 100% Barstow Deus Ex Machina goggles, people take notice. 100%, who has been making motorcycle gear since 1982, has collaborated with a range of different brands to bring us the 100% Barstow goggles in a variety of looks. But…

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Return of the Cafe Racers - Sunday Screening – Moto Content Lockdown Relief

Sunday Screening – Moto Content Lockdown Relief

During this week’s edition of Sunday Screening, we feature new motorcycle videos from the US, Japan and France. First up is a custom Honda CB750 by first time builder Brent Bekker with the guidance of the crew at Flying Tiger Motorcycles. We then join Koichi Fujita of An-Bu Custom Motors in Nagoya,…

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