Always having a penchant for vintage desert racing and a fan of On Any Sunday, Jason decided that he wanted to build a sled that could hang with Triumph’s and BSA currently running in the Hell on Wheels Race. His good friend and pal Brett Houle (I&A Magazine Founder) just somehow had to be convinced to go pickup the CL450 Jason had just found on Craiglist.
You like it or you don’t like it, but I always like to see small-sized motorcycles being customized. Maybe this is because it makes me think of the early days when I rode mopeds and scooters. The guys from Frenchmonkeys Design are not afraid to work on these smaller machines and between a series of custom BMW’s they’ve put their hands on this Honda CG125 Boardtracker.
The ‘L’Etonnante’ custom BMW motorcycle by St Brooklyn combines a vintage-style and contemporary minimalist finishes with race-winning performance. Based on a classic 1955 BMW ‘2 series’, this bike from the brittany-based garage’s name translates to ‘surprising’, highlighting its performance capabilities and unique design.