Trends in the custom world are as fickle as any other industry. But there’s one style that seems to be enjoying a sustained resurgence: scramblers.
That’s because dirt bikes are really, really fun. Just imagine getting lost on fire roads and camping in the woods aboard this peppy little XR 250 custom. If that thought doesn’t make you smile, check your pulse.
The donor was a 99-model XR 250, reworked by the dudes at Urban Mechanics. Based in Athens, Greece, Mike and Tom have only been running the shop for a couple of years—but they’ve already started settling into a signature style. This build—codenamed ‘The Silver Sand’—has the same carefree vibe as their first project.
“Chrome, yellow and sand-surfing-fun was the brief,” the guys tell us.…