Cafe Racer

Café racers are a type of bobber/roadster that uses a standard/UJM as a platform, and is set up for agile handling characteristics with strong acceleration. The overall top speed is almost irrelevant since their domain is the urban jungle and the premium is on acceleration out of the turns, and the turns themselves. The café-tastic features that define the class include bullet fairings with a cyclops headlight, a smallish fuel tank that contributes to a relatively level flyline, a tail fairing for a solo/racer look and number plates on the flanks in a nod to their racing roots. (Yes, racing from café to pub qualifies...) Short bars pull the rider into a racing posture to emulate the original bars which were frequently the stock bars turned upside-down and backwards with the concurrent tank dings from bar contact. ( H-D Iron 1200, Kawasaki W800, Triumph Street Cup.)

Models

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2016 - 2019 Yamaha Bolt R-Spec / Bolt C-Spec

2016 - 2019 Yamaha Bolt R-Spec / Bolt C-Spec

The Performance Bobber With An Attitude
2017 - 2019 Moto Guzzi V7 III Racer

2017 - 2019 Moto Guzzi V7 III Racer

A Retro Cafe’ Racer That Hits All The Important Points
2016 - 2019 Triumph Thruxton 1200 / 1200 R

2016 - 2019 Triumph Thruxton 1200 / 1200 R

For The Classic Cafe’ Racer, Thruxton Is Hard To Beat
2019 Kawasaki W800 Café

2019 Kawasaki W800 Café

It’s One Of The More Authentic Tribute Bikes Out There
Tempus Electric Bikes Titan C & Titan R

Tempus Electric Bikes Titan C & Titan R

Tempus Offers Affordable New Models for 2019
2019 Husqvarna Svartpilen 701

2019 Husqvarna Svartpilen 701

Husky Pushes Further Into Streetfighter Territory With The Largest Engine Currently Offered In Its Streetbike Division
2019 Honda CB650R

2019 Honda CB650R

The New Neo-Sport Café Adds Its Retro-Tastic Flare To The Middleweight Field
2018 - 2019 Honda CB1000R Neo-Sports Café

2018 - 2019 Honda CB1000R Neo-Sports Café

It’s Edgy, Agile, and Eager In The Corners
2017 - 2019 BMW R nineT Racer

2017 - 2019 BMW R nineT Racer

The Racer Delivers Retro-Racer Style And Performance
2019 Ducati Scrambler Café Racer

2019 Ducati Scrambler Café Racer

One of Ducati’s Best Mid-Size Rides, Only Better
2019 Triumph Bonneville T120 ACE

2019 Triumph Bonneville T120 ACE

Paying Tribute To London’s Ace Cafe And The Original Café Racers
2017 - 2019 Triumph Street Cup

2017 - 2019 Triumph Street Cup

Everything You’d Expect From A Contemporary Café Racer
2018 - 2019 Suzuki SV650X

2018 - 2019 Suzuki SV650X

Spunky Mid-Displacement Café-Style SV For Your Riding Pleasure
2016 - 2019 Kawasaki Vulcan S / S Cafe / S SE

2016 - 2019 Kawasaki Vulcan S / S Cafe / S SE

Ninja-Derived Power In A Mid-Displacement Cruiser
Top 10 Cafe-Racers of 2018

Top 10 Cafe-Racers of 2018

Lightweight, lightly powered motorcycle optimized for speed and handling. And all about the ’70s
2017 - 2019 Harley-Davidson Street Rod

2017 - 2019 Harley-Davidson Street Rod

Harley’s Hot Little Urban Commuter
2019 Moto Guzzi V9 Bobber Sport

2019 Moto Guzzi V9 Bobber Sport

Inspired from the ‘bobbed’ flat track racers, gets Ohlins suspension and sportier riding stance
2018 - 2019 Kawasaki Z900RS CAFE

2018 - 2019 Kawasaki Z900RS CAFE

More Than Just A Z900RS With A Bullet Fairing

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Brembos’, Showas’, cast aluminum housings, bash color palette
2016 - 2019 BMW R nineT Scrambler

2016 - 2019 BMW R nineT Scrambler

The On-Road Bike With Off-Road Attitude
2019 Levis Motorcycles V6 Cafe-Racer concept

2019 Levis Motorcycles V6 Cafe-Racer concept

The V6 powered exotic Phoenix that has a six-figure price tag
Levis Motorcycles showcases its V6 Cafe-Racer concept

Levis Motorcycles showcases its V6 Cafe-Racer concept

At £102,000 ($ 132,000) tag, it gets itself in the exotic range