Juha-Pekka Huikuri

Juha-Pekka Huikuri

Juha-Pekka Huikuri
More ideas from Juha-Pekka
Polishing sidecovers with Autosol for a Suzuki GS cafe racer project

Polishing sidecovers with Autosol for a Suzuki GS cafe racer project

The bike is now officially disassembled #suzukigs450 #caferacer

The bike is now officially disassembled

All bits and pieces sorted in plastic bags to keep them in order

All bits and pieces sorted in plastic bags to keep them in order

Cut off the backend and put tempotary seat on so I can sit and see where everything goes #suzukigs450

Cut off the backend and put tempotary seat on so I can sit and see where everything goes

Testing new exhausts for Suzuki Gs 450 1983 build #suzukigs450 #caferacerbuild

Testing new exhausts for Suzuki Gs 450 1983 build

Old and new tank next to each other #suzukigs450 #caferacerbuild

Old and new tank next to each other

This 1978 Suzuki GS550E was built by Alan Pritchard of Stray Dog Moto in New Zealand. The bike was a basket case when Alan bought it, and he originally intended to simply clean it up and get it running. But when he got the project underway, it snowballed into a major operation ...

Suzuki Custom - New Zealand has a remarkably strong motorcycle culture, as befits an island blessed with wonderful country roads and a strong do-it-yourself nature. But, the focus is usually on classic rather than custom motorcycles.

Gauges disconnected at 54565 km

Gauges disconnected at 54565 km

Fixing and cleaning dirty shocks. No oil, just mud inside them.

Fixing and cleaning dirty shocks. No oil, just mud inside them.

This is the before shot, this is where the build begins...

This is the before shot, this is where the build begins.