The Harley faithful really got their knickers in a twist after the launch of the Street. Built for the US market in Kansas City, Missouri, it’s pitched at the budget-conscious—and learner riders who would be crushed on their first attempt to U-turn a Road Glide.
As with most motorcycles built down to a budget, looks and performance aren’t the Street’s strong suit. But this almost road-legal flat tracker from See See Motorcycles is one of the best-looking Harleys we’ve ever seen. Period.
The man to thank is for this transformation is See See’s Thor Drake, a hugely accomplished bike builder and racer, and he likes the XG750—as it’s known to Harley’s bean counters.
“Buried underneath a bunch of government-mandated features, frumpy parts and plastic farkles is a pretty great motorcycle,” he reckons.…