Monday, 1 February 2010


Some high praise about the Cafe Racer Phenomenon sent to us by Craig Vetter.

"I just received a copy of the Cafe Racer for Christmas. Great book.

I congratulate you.

At the time, Craig was the US distributor for Rickman Brothers (Don & Derek pictured below being welcomed into Craig's Motorcycle Hall of Fame in 2007).

The Café Racer Phenomenon by Alastair Walker.
The Café Racer is one of the most enduring styles of motorcycle ever created, capturing the rebellious spirit of the '50s. This is a look back at the glory days of the Café Racer, from Friday night dices on the North Circular, through the street specials craze of the Seventies, to the modern day revival.
More info.