Blacksmith Motoring Co

2011 World Championship competitor
BuilderH Giovanni
OwnerBlacksmith Motoring Co.
LocationRound Lake Beach, IL
Countryflag us USA
Bike NameEl Vaquero
Year/Model1977 Honda GL1000
Engine Make/SizeHonda/1085
Frame Make/TypeHonda/Modified
Front EndBlacksmith/Modified
Rake4 degree
SwingarmBlacksmith Mod 1'stretch
Wheels FrontBlacksmith/21inch
Wheels RearBlacksmith/18inch
Tires FrontMetzeler 120/70/21
Tires RearMetzeler 160/60/18
Brakes FrontPerformance Machine/ 6-piston disc
Brakes RearPerformance Machine/ 4-piston disc
PainterJohn Wilkosz / H Giovanni
Chroming/PlatingReckon Plating
Additional InfoSuperCharged Stroker Engine water cooled, Nitrous Oxide, remote control air-ride suspension, one-off 4 pipe exhaust, Mechanical clutch to Hydraulic clutch conversion, CablesLess handle bars, hidden switch function in left hand grip, (Hand Engraving: Upper/lower fork tubes, gauge cups, engine guards, intake tubes, dash panel, headlight ring). (Handmade 2pc floor boards w/heel toe shifter, upper fork tube covers, lower fork tubes, brake arm, brake pedal, front caliber brkt, rear caliper brkt, handmade 4-degree rake triple tree, solo seat mounting system, handlebar riser, Kick stand,Key), 7inch headlight w/custom signals, candy laced graphic, hand pulled pinstriping, Custom red two tone candy paint, Handemade Front fender, Handmade rear fender, custom gauge faces, hornback alligator seat, Custom CNC Wheel Copper Spokes

Photography courtesy of Frank Sander


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