The crew from TW Steel popped over from Amsterdam to check in with the Sinroja brothers and their BMW R nineT build. Looks like the deadline tomorrow evening will be tight….. fingers crossed.
Brice Hennebert from Workhorse Speed Shop in Belgium wowed the crowds at last years Bike Shed London show and he’s guaranteed to do the same next week. This Sultans of Sprint drag bike, ‘Sakura’, has at its heart and flowed, blueprinted and nitrous injected Yamaha XSR700 engine and is clad in stunning Christian Sarron inspired aluminium bodywork.
For all the detail be sure to check the full and exclusive feature on Bike Exif
Images by Operation Panda
To see Sakura up close on the Yamaha stand and a grid of Sultans of Sprint drag bikes at Bike Shed London 2018 – May 25,26,26, book tickets here.
If you’re going to have an agency working for you make sure you pick one that understands your brand. Motocom handle some of the PR, digital communication and press launches for Honda Motorcycles and their office is crammed with petrol heads. This utterly stunning CR750 replica just hit our inbox, wow! Based on a 1976 CB750 and built in the back of a garage to a standard you’d expect from a seasoned pro outfit.
Clean enough to eat your dinner off is used a little too often, in this case the caption fits!
We’ve met some of the Motocom crew and they’re a good bunch. Hit them up here.
BMW Motorrad UK are supporting the show for a second year as a sponsor and putting the finishing touches to their show bikes for 2018.
To see what you can expect check out this preview on their website – click here
In the meantime enjoy this video about one of last year’s exhibits, The Baron R100/7 built for Baron Von Grumble by Smokin’ Customs.
When he’s not heading-up the worlds leading poly bush company Powerflex, David Power (yup, that’s his real name) can be found in his garden shed. This Beemer is David’s first build and rightly deserves a plinth at the show. There’s loads of detail you can’t see here… see it in just a few weeks at Tobacco Docks.
This pre-war, post-war V4 bitsa will have folk scratching their heads…. More info to follow from V-Moto soon.
The Sinroja brothers have got their work cut out this year with a handful of projects on the bench, including this R nineT commissioned by TW Steel. If previous builds from this maverick watch brand are anything to go by then this latest collab should be a belter.