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Indian Larry - a god of fire and steel
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Indian Larry - a god of fire and steel

Indian Larry (Lawrence DeSmedt; April 28, 1949 – August 30, 2004) – a god of fire and steel, sophist of old school and a selfless stunt rider, a lifestyle biker. He’s an artist, an outlaw, a king of amazing customs, a legend.
28 September, 2016 0

All about chopper: what is it and what is its history
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All about chopper: what is it and what is its history

Chopper is a motorcycle with powerful engine, which is a result of removing of nonfunctional parts from serial (mostly) parts, which don’t affect motorbike’s movement. Rear suspension, mirrors, cantel bags, buzzer, turn signals, front fender, most of rear fender, huge fuel tanks, all unnecessary
30 August, 2016 0

The Black Rose chopper by Carlos Orta
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The Black Rose chopper by Carlos Orta

It seems that The Black Rose is not just a creation, which is not just beautiful, but also lives its own life. It has its own posture, sexuality and capable of eliciting emotions. This masterpiece is accepted and interpreted differently. When Carlos started building his motorcycle, he made each
22 August, 2016 0

Bobber: what is it? Description and specifications of famous bobbers.
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Bobber: what is it? Description and specifications of famous bobbers.

Bobber, Bob,earlier bob-job. This is the earliest and very popular type of custom bikes. The style formed simultaneously with biker movement on southern Westcoast, USA, on the edge of 1940-1950-s. Early motorbike customizing developed in the same time as automotive hot-rod, and was, in fact, its
12 August, 2016 0

Shinya Kimura - a
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Shinya Kimura - a "Zero-style" custom-builder

Shinya Kimura s the guru of customizing, mastermind and creator of "Zero" style and "Zero Engineering" custom company and roadchopper in Japan.
25 July, 2016 0

Uno, the
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Uno, the "incorrect" monocycle.

When young inventor came up with compact conveyance, it had to be a monowheel, monocycle, in other words. Some time later, it merged up that one wheel is not enough. So, then appeared "incorrect" 2-wheel monocycle, but iat was also imperfect...And recently, due to last modernization, the number of
14 July, 2016 0

Jesse James: building works of chopper art
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Jesse James: building works of chopper art

Jesse Gregory James (born April 19, 1969) is a world-renowned customizer, show-man, American TV star, who broke a path to history riding iron horses.
11 July, 2016 0

Longest motorcycle in the world
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Longest motorcycle in the world

"What amazing things you see...", - now these words can be said by those, who couldn't eventhink that on motorcycle can be carried more people, than on minivan! The Great Britain surprized with a new moto-record again. And the matter is not in wheelie or othe amazing tricks. Except performing long
08 July, 2016 0

Regio Design XXL Chopper - the biggest motorcycle in the world
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Regio Design XXL Chopper - the biggest motorcycle in the world

The largest motorcycle in the world got the name "Regio Design XXL Chopper". Fabio can't help, but be proud of this motorbike, because on "Motor Bike Expo 2012" nothing could match this iron horse.
08 July, 2016 0

Biona: ecologic wooden motorcycle
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Biona: ecologic wooden motorcycle

One of such unusual iron horses is Biona motorcycle. Its main peculiarity is that it is made of wood. Besides, Biona is among neo-bikes, which are different with the high level of ecological cleanliness. Hardware ergonomics in combination with elegant outward attracts people's attention to the bike.
07 July, 2016 0

Hubless motorcycles: futuristic dream or reality?
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Hubless motorcycles: futuristic dream or reality?

There are many unique operational inventions in today's world. One of them is a motorbike with non-standard hubless wheels.
07 July, 2016 0

B120 Wraith - echo of golden era
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B120 Wraith - echo of golden era

Confederate Motor Company is American manufacturer of the most unusual bikes in the world. Wraith B120 is its creation. This bike is designed as a remind of golden era of 1930s. After Hurricane Katrina destroyed main production, the company had to rebuild everything anew. Perhaps that's why new
06 July, 2016 0

Dodge Tomahawk - a bike for the mad
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Dodge Tomahawk - a bike for the mad

Dodge Tomahawk is a concept motorcycle produced by Dodge company.
06 July, 2016 0

Russell Mitchell - a pure style customizer with his own ideals
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Russell Mitchell - a pure style customizer with his own ideals

Russell Mitchell from England didn't wait for exile and bailed out beyond the seas willingly. Who knows if there was a reson to fear a deportation. Maybe he's made some mess, but he'll never confess. The only thing that is well aware, is he was to become a vet at homeland. No doubt, this is a noble
23 June, 2016 0

The most unusual and unique motorcycles in the world
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The most unusual and unique motorcycles in the world

This article deals with modern motorcycles. Extravagancy of inventors of the ast require special attention.
16 June, 2016 0

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