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  1. More recent motorcycles for a Cafe Racer Project

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    Hello. First things first, I am a complete noob when it comes to cafe racers so please pardon if this is something really dumb: Me and a friend are thinking about building a cafe racer but old models of bikes (like the Yamaha xs125) are really expensive and hard to find (In my country we don't...
  2. Crawl, Walk, Run or is it Crawl then Run.

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    Hey guys and gals. Names Edward and I just purchased a 2015 SR400. This is actually my very first motorcycle ever. I have been working on cars since I was 8 with my grandfather, to the point where we fully restored a 64.5 Mustang. Im currently just cruising around town, getting used to the...
  3. Hello from Minnesota!

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    Hello all. Just purchased my third bike today. Kinda scary purchase though... first bike I have purchased to become a cafe racer AND the first bike I have purchased without a title. 1966?? Yamaha YM1. It has a trail of bills of sales going back to 1981 from previous owner and his father (hasn't...
  4. First Bike First Build 73 CB750

    Project Builds
    I bought this bike a couple weeks ago and its currently down to nothing but a frame. When I bought it you could tell it leaked oiled and I was told I should do a head gasket form the previous owner. The PO gave me a new gasket set when I bought the bike so I figured it needed to...
  5. New Member from Good Ole West Virginia

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    Hey guys, I just wanted to introduce myself. I'm new to the whole cafe racer scene. I've ridden dirt bikes since my feet could touch the ground and wanted to step into the world of street bikes. To start things off I found a 1982 Suzuki GS750T for like $400 in running condition (it does run...
  6. Want to build Cafe Racer with Honda engine...

    Project Builds
    Hey everyone, I've been introduced to Cafe Racing bikes by a friend and decided to build a project bike rather than a project car. I've always ridden Hondas when I rode quads and so I've been wanting to stick with the same name. I've passed by an article Honda unveils new 400cc engine Page -...
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