Cafe Racer

Continental GT 650

Continental GT 650 – A 60’s Café Racer Throwback

Royal Enfield hit it out of the park when they released the Continental GT 650, it is the ultimate value café racer that I am completely in love with.  Sure…

Harley Davidson XLCR

Harley Davidson XLCR – The American Café Racer

The Harley Davidson XLCR was the first and only attempt by the company at a café racer style motorcycle. Perhaps ‘café racer’ isn’t the style you think of when considering…

Do Café Racers Hurt Your Back?

For twenty-five years, I’ve physically suffered with back problems after having a spectacular crash on my ZXR. (Actually, it wasn’t that spectacular, but did leave me suffering from a number…

How To Make a Cafe Racer Comfortable – 7 Tips To Improve Your Ride

Want a Cafe Racer but worried about the riding position? Building your own Cafe Racer but afraid you’ll be in no shape to reach those clip-ons by the time it…

the Thruxton is one of the main reasons why cafe racers are so popular

Why Are Cafe Racers So Popular? – 5 Reasons this 50’s classic is back

Most have heard the term “Cafe Racer” and in our head we have an image of what one looks like. In my particular case, they are my favourite style of…

the Thruxton is one of the main reasons why cafe racers are so popular

why are cafe racers so popular? Because of productions motorcycles like this

Which Cafe Racer Is Best For A Beginner?

Jon from North Wales asked if there is a production Cafe Racer available that’s suitable for a beginner. He’s always loved Cafe Racers and now he has his A2 licence,…

why are cafe racers so popular? Because of productions motorcycles like this

Kawasaki Z900RS Cafe

Which Is The Best Cafe Racer For Big Guys?

By their nature Cafe Racers don’t lend themselves well to big guys. They can can make you feel cramped at the best of times and if you’re over 6 ft…

Kawasaki Z900RS Cafe

How much to build a cafe racer?

How Much Does It Cost To Build a Cafe Racer?

Thinking of building a Cafe Racer? Unless you have deep pockets you will have been trying to work out how much your project would actually cost, I know I have….

How much to build a cafe racer?

Cafe Racer History

Over the years, we’ve seen many different movements within the motorcycle industry. Trends have come and gone but there have been few movements as influential and powerful as the cafe…