El Diablo – 2000 Camel Road House Bike by Jesse James

To promote the Camel cigarette brand, for many years R.J. Reynolds presented a competition of custom bikes built by America's best shops. In 2000 Jesse James was one of several builders invited to design and build a Camel Roadhouse bike. El Diablo was James' eye-catching response. It came away as the year 2000 Road House competition winner. By Read more

1917 Triumph Model H

The Triumph Company Limited got its start in England around the same time Ford Motor Company, Indian Motorcycle Company and the Harley-Davidson Motor Company were being formed in America. In 1902 Triumph launched its first motorcycle, a 2.25 horsepower lightweight machine. For the first few years the engine was sourced from a Belgian manufacturer. With Read more

1966 Honda CB160 Sport

The Honda CB160 Sport hit showrooms in 1965 about six years after Honda began exporting motorcycles to the United States. It followed the pressed steel framed 125cc CA92 and 150cc CA95 but used the tubular steel frame like the already successful CB72 and CB77 launched in 1961. Honda’s GP bikes used a similar engine-as-stressed-member frame design. Most Read more

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