It’s more fun to ride a small bike on the limit than a brute at half throttle. That’s the theory, anyway—and it’s hard to argue when the small bike is this good.
You’re looking at Hookie Co.’s latest release: a steezy Honda CB250 cafe racer with tight proportions. The young, Dresden-based crew of Nico, Cristoph and David can’t seem to put a foot wrong—and this nifty two-fifty’s got all the right Hookie elements.
It’s their signature style that landed them this job in the first place. Their client is Markus Flossmann, founder of mountain bike manufacturer YT Industries, who reached out to Hookie Co. after spotting their work in a magazine.
“He was crazy about our first Honda CB750,” says Nico.…