Suzuki cafe kit
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The first time I watched this video, it was really easy for me to say “Ah, that’s lame. Fuck that”.
But after watching it a second time, I think I like their idea. And I think I actually like the way the bike looks. I wouldn’t get one, but I can see how someone would be really into it.
They take the Suzuki Savage 650 and make a cafe kit, tracker kit, or bobber kit. For just under $3 grand.
Again, I don’t think I like Suzuki’s but I gotta say… A good idea is a good idea, and taking 1 particular bike that can easily be “kitted” to a cafe / tracker / bobber is a pretty cool business model. No idea if they actually make money, but it’s cool somebody is trying it out. I give them props for trying.
Published - Apr 17, 2014
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