Piaggio Ape with a Honda CB600F Engine

Piaggio Ape with a Honda CB600F inline-four

Loris Rosati built and races in his modified Piaggio Ape. The Piaggio Ape started being built in 1948 and over the years different models came with gasoline and diesel engines ranging from 50 cc to 422 cc. Whatever engine originally came in Loris’ Ape it wasn’t powerful enough so he replaced it with a 599 … Read more

For Sale: Bradley GT with a Hayabusa Engine

Bradley GT with a Hayabusa inline-four

This 1969 Bradley GT is for sale in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada with an asking price of $9,000. Although owners could use whatever engine they wanted with their Bradley kit cars most were propelled by a Volkswagen air-cooled flat-four with a four-speed manual transmission. This model is powered by a 1,299 cc inline-four from a 1st … Read more

Campagna T-Rex with a Motus V4

Campagna T-Rex with a Motus V4

Fuller Moto in Atlanta, Georgia is building a special Campagna T-Rex. The T-Rex featured a variety of motorcycle engines during its production including a Suzuki GSX-R1100 inline-four, Kawasaki ZX-11, ZX-12R, and ZX-14 inline-four, Harley-Davidson V-twin, and BMW K1600 inline-six. This 1200 lb vehicle will still be powered by a motorcycle engine however it will be … Read more

Custom Motorcycle with a Twin-Turbo BMW V8 Update 3

Custom Motorcycle with a Twin-Turbo BMW V8

It’s been several months since our last update on ProBoost‘s custom BMW-powered motorcycle. Since then they completed the electrical work, dyno tune and test drive. The bikes consists of a custom frame and a twin-turbo 4.0 L BMW M60B40 V8. There is no word yet on power output. Enjoy the wild creation making noises below … Read more

Motorcycle with a Rolls Royce Allison Turbine

420RR Motorcycle with a Rolls Royce Allison Turbine

Marine Turbine Technologies is a company located in Franklin, Louisiana that specializes in turbine engines being used for industrial applications. Some of their products include water pumping for fire fighting or flood control and generators. However the company also makes a motorcycle called the “420RR” that’s powered by a Rolls Royce Allison 250-C20 series turbine. … Read more