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Suzuki GSX 1200 Inazuma ’00 by Ugly Motors

I’m proud to introduce to you my brand new project. Born from love and passion to race bikes from 70’s and 80’s with modern reliability, sheer brute power and intoxicating noise. This is Suzuki GSX 1200 Inazuma from 2000. Changes made: Complete K4 Suzuki GSXR1000 front end with RME Custom triple clamps, Spark short muffler, […]

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Honda GL500 – Black beauty

Maybe in a shade of XV 920 splendor we’ve completed not that shout-out-loud bike. It’s Honda GL500 from 82′ and it looks like it’s becoming our specialty to build this glorious machines. It supposed to be black, and it is black. Mean. Beautiful. Something about the build: GSXR 750 front forks R1 rear shock Metzeler’s […]

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Great Success Of The Yamaha XV920

I need to share with you great news! After publishing an article on Pipeburn.com  I’ve noticed from likes and shares that this project received (sometimes 8x) more likes than other bikes on site. I guess people love viragos, so here are some more not published yet photos from this great bike. Photos by Bartosz Mokrzycki […]

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Ugly#07 BMW K1200 RS 2002

This one will be very interesting. A friend of mine was looking for a big bike to match his size and make him stand out on the street. He wanted to built something from a a scratch so we decided to buy this wreck. There are not many things to say right now except this […]

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Suzuki smooth lines.

Hey, I know, I know. Suzuki is as smooth as Polish roads. Gearbox rattle every time you shift, engins makes funny noise on idle. It’s hard to compare it to Honda or European brands. This particular GSX isn’t even smooth when You twist the throttle because it want’s to disassemble your wrists with sheer power. […]

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Ugly#05 Honda GL500 82′ – done.

Good times. This bike was a true challenge to build. I struggle to find the right balance and lines on the rear end of GL500 frame. It’s much easier with CX500 where You got single tube between carburettors. Here on Silverwing You got this fat straight lines of frame and Pro Link swing arm. I […]

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Before and After

Honda GL500 Silver Wing is a lovely, fat bike. Check it out how it can be changed. It took previous owner a bit to change the lines. But when Ugly Motors took the bike the lines start to draw by themselves…   /fot. @mokrzyckibartosz  

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The crash

Since it’s not only a motorcycle crafting page but it is filled with riding factor, I’ll share a story with you all. Last Thursday I had an accident. I’m ok, hopefully will get out of the hospital soon. Speed was low, a guy didn’t see me and I was on a main street. Whatever. We […]

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The Seat.

Long time waited. GL500 seat.  Ash wood with solid rings structure buffed by red wood paint and covered with few solid varnish coats. Brown leather with vintage stripes sowed by our friend. Still waiting for mounting the light where the old will meet the future. Glorious detail about to complete bike overall effect.

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Strip baby, strip!

Main lines on this classy GL were drawn. It’s time to strip, weld, sand and repaint. So…    

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