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The Cafe Racer: An inspiration for us all

For most people, the motorcycle automatically conjures up images and feelings of power, speed, and an undeniable conquest of the road. Whether or not they have ridden a motorcycle, people generally feel a certain envy of motorcycle riders as they rip past on the highway with the wind rushing through their hair. The motorcycle certainly has a mystique about it that has made it an important part of American culture. In existence for nearly as long as its four-wheeled counterpart, the automobile, the motorcycle has developed from a simple, steam-powered bicycle to the streamlined, powerful machine of today.