The café racer style may not have started on Japanese bikes, but it does help turn some of these into absolutely gorgeous machines. For example, this 1975 Suzuki GT550 (I know, it looks brand new) is probably the coolest café racer approach on a classic Japanese bike.

Thomas Leeming from Montana recently finished building it and he doesn’t forget to mention some of the changes he has done: "pipes by Omar’s. Electronic ignition. Battery, oil tank and electrics are hidden under the seat cowl."

What we like the most about the Suzuki GT550 cafe racer is the racy and yet classy look given by the bike’s stance and the multitude of shiny bits and parts. More pics after the jump.


 Suzuki GT550 café racer looks the best High Resolution Exterior
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1975 Suzuki GT550 café racer


 Suzuki GT550 café racer looks the best High Resolution Exterior
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1975 Suzuki GT550 café racer

Source: motorcyclepictureoftheday

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Rod  (825) posted on 04.26.2010

This GT550 looks great nice cafe racer.smiley

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