Archive for the ‘On two wheels’ Category

The screen bike of dreams… and now there’s a real version!

You can now stop dreaming, the legendary Tron light cycle is no longer fictional and it’s all thanks to the talented crew at custom shop Parker Brothers Choppers. Question is, will it still be the fastest on the grid? Check out other Parker Brothers creations at parkerbrotherschoppers.com

If you’re a member of the fun police, don’t watch this…

No BMX’s were harmed in the making of this movie

Custom – Black on Black Wrenchmonkees Black Cub

Rather than rambling on about the great looks, the attention to detail and the originality of this stunning custom Honda… I think the old saying “A picture is worth a thousand words” applies here.

Old skool BMX’n – Mongoose

Not very PC for today’s world, but just right for the 80s… Brilliant Check out more great BMX 80s images at lifelounge.com

Tron… the art

Following on from the previous post I thought I’d share some the great art and objects inspired by the films. Enjoy

Tron…

Always loved this film when I was growing up. Maybe it was the cutting edge computer technology of the time, the great ‘light bikes’ or could it of been Cindy Morgan who played Yori? Probably just another impressionable kid of the time i’d say? So it now seems there is to be a sequel… Tron: […]

The Triumph Rocket III

All you ever needed to know about manufacturing the Triumph Rocket III

The ultimate in street kewl

If you were into BMXs back in the 80s you couldn’t help but want one of these.. the Skyway TA. The ultimate for street cool at the time.