Sam Turner has has a passion for motorcycles ever since he received his first one at age 8. When he was 12, his father taught him how to weld, and the rest is history. His latest project is the most ambitious ever...an AWD hydrostatic diesel motorcycle. In other words, it's based around an 840cc direct injection V-twin diesel engine, paired with two RHB31 turbochargers to keep it symmetrical. To operate it as a hydrostatic - the wheel motors are turned using hydraulic fluid - a single-sided AWD system was installed. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one of
K-Speed Customs has customized a Ducati M1100, and calls it "Darth Mostro", complete with a blacked out paint job worthy of Darth Vader. This cafe racer began had its stock seat and tail section removed, exposing the rear wheel, which essentially converts it into a solo ride. The seat is finished in quality black leather, while the stock tank was left in place. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Turkey-based designer Mehmet Doruk Erdem is back at it again, and this time, he unveils his TRON-inspired BMW Radical. This futuristic motorcycle isn't just for looks, as the body sports integrated armor that would help it survive just about any crash. It also features an elevated rear wheel and low handlebars, placing the rider in a perfect aerodynamic position. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
The $120,000 Confederate G2 P51 Combat Fighter Motorcycle isn't just a flashy concept that doesn't run, but it does however, resemble something straight from a comic book movie, like Suicide Squad. Its entire chassis is crafted from 6061 aerospace billet aluminum, including the structural fuel tank and an intake box that ties directly into the CNC'd structural intake manifold. Power comes from a a big-block, air-cooled V-twin engine generating over 200-horsepower and 170 lb-ft of torque. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including the incredible Comic Con Wonder Woman trailer.
When classic motorcycle looks is combined with the latest technology, you get designer Mehmet Erdem's BMW Alpha. "The front section of 'Alpha' has been designed specifically for minimizing the wind effect on the rider. The most vital aspect of this specific design is in its futuristic characteristic and it has been styled mainly for Salt Lake speed record attempts rather than daily usage. My main purpose while designing ALPHA was combining latest technology with old school style," said Erdem. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one showing four amazing illusions.
Limited to just 65-units worldwide and priced at $65,000, the X132 Hellcat Speedster is far more than just a collector's item. In addition to the 120-horsepower and 140 lb-ft torque V-Twin engine, you'll find a carbon fiber fuel tank / fenders, as well as a host of lightweight aluminum components. Confederate teamed up with a former Ducati designer to make this a reality, and as you can see, it was definitely worth the effort. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny autocorrect texts gallery. Continue reading for a viral video showing what would happen if Sonic took over the Pokemon world.
Ukraine-based designer Mehmet Erdem unveils his latest design, and it's definitely a looker. The futuristic BMW Titan Concept boasts a geometric design in the shape of a shark. The back wheel is the would be tail, while the sides are fins, and the air-intake as a pair of gills. Despite all of these sharp edges, Erdem made sure to include a luxurious leather seat-cushion. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one of a mind-blowing Unreal Engine 4 tech demo.
Designed by Daniel Simon of Bugatti and Tron: Legacy fame, the Lotus C-01 superbike is no longer a concept, just an ultra-limited model (only 100 made) that features a sleek lightweight carbon fiber body, a two-cylinder, four-stroke 1,195cc engine generating 200-horsepower, mated to a 6-speed transmission. Since it weighs under 400 pounds, taking on a Kawasai H2R proved to be no problem. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Ducati's 1199 Panigale is a formidable machine on the track to say the least, thanks to its frameless chassis design, high-revving Superquadro motor, and bevy of electronics. However, it wasn't designed to go off-road, that is until...MotoCorsa got their hands on the bike. "We painted the bodywork that Desert Storm color then, depending on your perspective, raised or lowered the suspension. We dropped the forks as low as we could in the triple and raised the shock's ride height as much as possible; the idea being to max out the ground clearance. it probably only got us a half inch or so, but that's something. Then, we went through the suspension settings and made everything as soft as possible so we could mimic an off-road bike's travel," said MotoCorsa general manager Arun Sharma. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one of a drone modified to remotely play Pokemon Go.
Think of this BMW 1200R by Ludovic Lazareth and his team as a "neo-retro scrambler", or in other words, a fusion between a Scrambler and cafe racer. This revamped bike maintains the same engine and Paralever suspension at the rear, while the tubular chassis was upgraded and the stock Telelever front suspension replaced by Yamaha YZF-R6 sportbike forks, widened to accommodate the Continental Twinduro tires. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and additional information.