Sublimely simple in its design the Yamaha XS650 motorcycle is perfectly suited to bobbing and we took it one step further. The Tempest has an elaborate handmade hardtail unit blended with a shortened front end and tied in with a delicate rear cowling resulting in what we think is rather special’
Specially chosen attire kindly provided by Collectif Clothing.
As usual our thanks goes to all the local independent craftspeople who we work with to create our motorcycles: Black Shuck Kustom, Demeanour customs, GB Upholstery, Suffolk Blast clean, Aerocoat , Electroplate UK, Morely brothers, London Motorcycle Wiring, Flying Tiger Coatings, Framlingham Motorcycles, So Low Choppers, Amal carburettors, R and D moto, Hagon shocks, Electrex, Boyer Bransden, Greensand Foundry, MP Sodablasting and Randalls engineering.
Photography by Vaughan Treyvellan.