Cafe racer Yamaha XS650 LHC № 3


Sometimes simple solutions in building custom bikes are very attractive. And a clear proof of custom bike built on Yamaha XS650SE, in the creation of which is not very long lists of installed components.

Cafe racer Yamaha XS650 LHC № 3

The LHC number 3 was built by Richard and Lex from the workshop Left Hand Cycles, which is located in the Netherlands. When they found for his new project, this was still an old and lifeless XS650SE seventies, the first thing they are subjected to major repair of motor bike in order to regain his former character. Stock carburetors have been set up and equipped with new filters with zero resistance, and installed a new exhaust system.

Cafe racer Yamaha XS650 LHC № 3

Later in the workshop simplified to a minimum all the electrics, hiding it under the modest seat created in the LHC. Ahead indicators were removed and replaced by a head light on a smaller one. Continuing to revive old motorcycle, Richard and Lex have set new klipony handles clutches and brakes, replace the upper yoke and the front forks lowered to impart aggressive style cafe racer.

Cafe racer Yamaha XS650 LHC № 3

And although many would prefer to set the wheels spitsovannye guys left 'home' paint them black and shod in tires Avon Speedmasters. The fuel tank and front disk painted in satin-red color, with painting of the guys are not applied to the café racer or the manufacturer's logo or workshop. And thanks to the excellent job he just attracts glances of passers-by.

Cafe racer Yamaha XS650 LHC № 3

Cafe racer Yamaha XS650 LHC № 3


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