Cafe Racer "PATINA"


One way to emphasize how a motorcycle part is covering its nickel and copper may. This method always looks beautiful, the main thing is not to overdo it and then it will look as elegant as this cafe racer made ​​on the basis of CB550 . The creators of the "new" Honda's Alex Martin became a graphic designer before, concurrently dealing with truck exhibition, he is the author of the idea, which he nurtured for several years and Dustin Kott from the workshop Kott Motorcycles, helped to realize all our plans Alex.

Cafe Racer Honda CB550f

In the beginning when Alex decided to take up the creation of a cafe racer for a long time he could not be determined with a motorcycle and spent on his quest for a very long time, well after he stopped at Honda CB550f 2017, he sought the help of Dustin. Guys fully disassembled motorcycle and engaged in the manufacture and fitting of new parts. So Dustin took up the production of the new seat and tail cafe racer, and Alex engaged in replacing the front fork of the GSXR 750 2017 year and the installation kliponov. Then they covered copper rear footrests, wheels, klipony. Fabricated copper tip on the muffler, a new headlight, as well as brake and clutch levers.

Cafe Racer Honda CB550f

Alex and Dustin finished the bike on Friday night, and the next day on Saturday went to the 5th annual show VVMC (Venice Vintage Motorcycle Club) where the café racer "PATINA" has become one of the best bikes in the 400-hundred submitted motorcycles.

Cafe Racer Honda CB550f

Cafe Racer Honda CB550f

Cafe Racer Honda CB550f


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