Motorcycle Monday – El Solitario “Winning Loser”

Damn it’s been far too long that we’ve done one of these. According to BikeExif this is what they say about the bike: “This is the bike that El Solitario cut their teeth on: It was created for the Metamorfosis Masiva, a Spanish garage builders’ contest. There were just two rules: the donor bike had to be an SR250, and you were only allowed to spend €1,000 on parts—around US$1,300.”

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Motorcycle Monday – BMW R7 Prototype, 1937

‘After over seventy years languishing in a box the BMW R7 has been restored to its former glory. The motorcycle was manufactured in 1934 as a prototype and never went into production It was put in a box and into storage after some usable parts were stripped and used in other projects. In June 2005, the box was opened. Inside, the R7 was 70 per cent complete, but its condition was not good. Restoration became slightly easier when the original design drawings were discovered in the BMW archives. It is now displayed in the BMW Museum and on the road’ – World of BMW

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Motorcycle Monday – 1973 Honda CB 550

Beautiful modified bike by Benjie’s Cafe Racers. Some info about it is, Project name: “Pinas 550″. The bike originated as: 1973 Honda CB 550. The Engine: In-line 4 550cc and modifications were: Clip-on bars, rear sets, custom hand fabricated gas tank with matching seats, battery relocation, 4 into 2 pea shooter exhausts, break scoop, battery relocation, etc.

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Motorcycle Monday – BMW Cafe Racer

Wow, we haven’t done one of these in a while and we’re disappointed in ourselves. We promise they will begin to come back. We’ve just been consumed with the amazing art and design going on these days! But on that case, we’ve got an amazing BMW Cafe Racer to tide you over. Happy Monday!

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