Cafe racer magazine
Ten years ago, Ducati caused a flurry of interest in the custom world with its International Design Contest. The winner was an unknown young German designer called Jens vom Brauck, with a stunning concept called ‘Flat Red.’ Vom Brauck now runs the custom workshop JvB-Moto and he's just released Flat Red II, based on the Ducati Monster 1100. Could this be the greatest custom Ducati of the 21st century so far?
A headless chicken earning $50,000 a month, a female racer beating up on the boys and an Indian Scout with a 1:1 power to weight ratio. These are not old wives tales, stories from someone three sheets to the wind or plucked from an episode of Ripley's Believe It or Not. All these things are true and they form the foundation of one incredible machine that took home the top trophy at its...