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Custom Bikes Of The Week: 21 August, 2016

Custom Bikes Of The Week: 21 August, 2016

The best custom motorcycles and cafe racers of the week
A KTM 690 Duke given the retro scrambler treatment, Ducati lets Roland Sands loose on the XDiavel, and one of the best BMW airhead customs we’ve ever seen. Meet the machines that revved our engines this week.

Custom Ducati XDiavel by Roland Sands Design
Ducati XDiavel by RSD Since its launch in 2010, the Diavel family of bikes has always confused me. Its performance has always been second to none, but the Italian muscle bike was just too polarizing in style to be a volume seller. And, in my eyes, it dilutes Ducati’s ‘Ferrari of motorcycles’ brand equity. But, then again, Porsche sells SUVs and even Enzo flogs wagons now, so what do I know?

Launched at this year’s Sturgis motorcycle rally, the Roland Sands Design Ducati XDiavel is a smoothed over power cruiser with just enough panache to raise previously furrowed brows.…

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