But these days the custom scene is just as much about modernizing older motorcycles.
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For starters the cockpit of the bike is a comprehensive collection of dials warning lights and switches arranged on a custom panel.
A k1100 lt tourer from the 90s.
Of course they are easy to work on there are plenty of parts available and a lot of parts are compatible within a wide range of r series.
All seals gaskets o rings rubber bolts and washers have been replaced.
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The worlds best bmw cafe racers the german company bmw motorrad built its first motorcycle the r32 in 1923.
A few years ago building a cafe racer usually meant imbuing it with a sense of nostalgia.
I wanted to make it into a bike that still honored the aspects of the original design that i liked the most this very special k cafe racer is mikes first build hes actually a cinematographer by trade.
Whats even more impressive is that the spanish builder started with one of the newer bigger k series models.
Powered by a 494cc flat twin boxer the r32s horizontally opposed engine configuration became an iconic feature of bmw motorcycles throughout their history.
Rear sets are another great way to make your cafe racer more serious.
With the bmw airheads being one of the most popular base bikes for custom projects prices of untouched models are rising and rising.
The bmw k100 is a family of four cylinder 987 cc motorcycles that were manufactured by bmw from 1983 to 1992.
I picked the k100 because i loved the design of the engine the squareness and the sharp angles he says.
To do this the kraftrad team has created some truly unique additions to this bmw k100 rs cafe racer.
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Hes wrestled the mighty ks gawky form to the ground and produced a classy cafe racer with hella clean lines.
Bmw k100 cafe racer.