The Rattler Short Film

I love this….  short film?  Or is it a video?  Whatever this thing is, it’s by filmmaker Paolo Asuncion.  I would have never thought it possible to distill the experience and classic blunders of a first time build into fifteen minutes of laughs, but he has. The story begins when Paolo and his friends get … More The Rattler Short Film

Editorial: The Dirtbag Challenge Motorcycle Build Off

I found an interesting documentary film about an annual “build off” event in the San Francisco area that ties in with Stevie Ming’s build “The Skirmisher.”  It’s called “The Dirtbag Challenge,” they bill themselves as a “Low Rent Chopper Build Off.”  The challenge is to build a custom motorcycle within a set overall budget and … More Editorial: The Dirtbag Challenge Motorcycle Build Off

Project: Stevie Mings’ Double Threat Part Two

I’ll admit it, I’m completely mad for this bike!  As much as I like Stevie’s “Blue Bike,” the “Skirmisher” is my favorite of the two.  It’s radical looking, built on a very low budget, just right for the coming “Zombie Apocalypse,” and, best of all, it never needs washing! The problem with most custom bikes … More Project: Stevie Mings’ Double Threat Part Two

Featured Bike: Ron Stupart’s A Tale of Two Vincents Part Two

Sometimes things just find you… THE STORY OF MY CHINESE RED RAPIDE I very much missed owning, riding and showing my Black Shadow and had decided that I would like to somehow acquire another one.  This is easier said than done as the prices of Vincent twins had skyrocketed.  I then came up with what, … More Featured Bike: Ron Stupart’s A Tale of Two Vincents Part Two