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Pure Insanity – Darkus Madness 598 R

44-year-old financial consultant and economics lecturer Jordi Soldevila is probably the last person you’d expect to be behind the creation of this amazing motorcycle. As well as pursuing a career crunching numbers…

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Black Panther – Seven Motors ZRX1100

No this isn’t the motorcycle belonging to Marvel’s top-grossing superhero. It is rather the latest build from Italian workshop Seven Motors. At the request of a customer, Seven Motors took a break…

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Kawasaki Z900RS – Ride Review

Towards the end of 2017 when the Tokyo Motor and EICMA shows took place I got more than a little excited about the year that lay ahead. This is because during said…

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First Cafe Racer build – CGL Kawasaki KZ550

I’m sure you’re all aware by now that I’m a sucker for a great first-time build. Nothing pleases me more than seeing a slick bike built by an amateur builder. It’s like…

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Kawasaki KZ1000 Mystery Ship

The ‘Mystery Ship’ was an aftermarket Kawasaki KZ1000 designed by AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame inductee Craig Vetter in 1980. Motorcycle designer Vetter received his induction into the hall of fame in…

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EICMA 2017 Cafe Racer Collection

Milan was once again buzzing with motorcycle mania as the world’s top manufacturers gathered to showcase their latest developments at EICMA 2017. This year we were pleased to see a glut of…

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True Spirit – 2018 Kawasaki Z900RS

Honda’s CB750 may very well have held the title of the world’s first superbike but it was Kawasaki that knocked them off their perch with the mighty Z1. After being saddened by…

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Kawasaki K750 Cafe Racer

I’m an advocate of recycling. I separate my paper and plastic rubbish and I buy recycled products, so when I came across the website of Italian workshop REcycles I was an instant…

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