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Bullitt 821 – Ducati Monster Cafe Racer

For years now I’ve been harping on about the Ducati Monster becoming the poster child for the café racer scene. Style wise the Monster offers a great platform for the cafe treatment…

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La Impetuosa 1262 – Valtoron Ducati Diavel

I’ve had many conversations with custom enthusiasts about dying crafts. Skills that have been replaced due to advancements in technology or simply because people are happier to look for easier solutions. Though,…

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Duke Redux – Barn Built Bikes SS1000DS

It’s not often we get to revisit a past project. We are all so focused on the future that we forget about the great things we’ve done in the past. Back in…

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SSaga – Thor Cycles Ducati 900SS

Ducati – my second favorite Italian motorcycle manufacturer. There is no doubt that the Bologna factory has produced more than their fair share of legendary motorcycles. Everybody loves a good legend and…

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Reversible Replica – Unikat Ducati GT750

“This motorcycle marked a new era for our workshop,” says Michał Pamuła of Poland’s UNIKAT Motorworks. “Not only did UNIKAT purchase and import this collector’s motorcycle to Poland for our client, but we…

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Gulf Dream – Jon Ball’s Ducati 748

When good friends collaborate great things can happen. Father of two, IT professional Jon Ball may not look like your typical custom bike builder on paper, but his passion for motorcycles has…

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Impure Panigale – Ducati 899 Cafe Racer

I’d been talking about modifying a Ducati as my next project for a few years with my sights firmly set on the streetfighter 848, trellis frame, naked bike… easy. Then the Panigale…

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Holographic Hammer Ducati Scrambler Cafe Racer

Just in time for the Wheels & Waves festival in France, Holographic Hammer have unveiled their latest creation and it’s a much anticipated translation from digital design to a real world, rolling…

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