A Cool Night Train Custom

Richard Krall built a custom Harley-Davidson Night Train with high performance D&D exhaust. The hot rod scoot you see here contains a one off Suzuki 750 front end, slotted aluminum Fat Bob front wheel and a modified the gas tank using the hinged air box off a V-Rod.

One item Richard took off the shelf was the black 2 into 1 Fat Cat pipe. The pipe was designed in the dyno room to extract the most performance possible. The power is made off idle and when passing, meaning that power is made early instead at the very end of the RPM range. Depending on the Harley model, enthusiasts can choose from 1 to 3 sound profiles.

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Interview with SOCAL Builder Chris Richardson

Every bike Chris Richardson builds reflects his out of the box thinking and amazing attention to detail. Chris is a quality guy who does quality work. We interviewed Chris about his custom framed ’47 knucklehead that he entered the Freestyle Class, which took 2nd place at the Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show in Long Beach, CA.

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Long Beach, CA Results: 2010 Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show

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2010 Long Beach, CA

Celeb Tom Arnold stopped in at the International Motorcycle Show and couldn’t get enough of the slick sleds at the Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show competition. Tom wasn’t the only one digging on bikes… Dave Perewitz and Jesse Rooke were taking their time looking at all the iron on display too.

Winners
Indian Chief Wins Freestyle Class in Ultimate Builder - Long Beach

Freestyle Class
1 11 Kiwi Indian Chief Built by Mike Tomas
2 7 Chris Richardson of LA Speedshop
3 10 Paul Cavallo of Spitfire
4 33 Spitfire Construction – Owner JKC
5 3 Russ Brown’s Bagger – Builder – MGS Customs
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Dave Perewitz Talks Custom Bikes

Dave Perewitz is interviewed at the Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show in Long Beach, CA by Thunder Bob.
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The Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show Schedule

Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show

The Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows® Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show (UBCBS) is an affiliate competition to the AMD World Championship of Custom Bike Building.

Professional and amateur custom builders of choppers, cruisers and sportbikes enter their bikes into the competition and judge each other’s work. There are 11 individual rounds of the Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show nationwide and a final round in Daytona.

2011 Ultimate Builder Schedule

The Ultimate Builder is sponsored in part by https://www.bikerpros.com, AMD World Championship, Star Motorcycles, Harley Davidson and http://www.bikernet.com.

Chris Richardson Won the 2010 Modified Harley class in Long Beach

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Chopper-Girl and Winning Sled
Chris Richardson Won in Long Beach

Chris Richardson won the 2010 Modified Harley class and placed 2nd in Freestyle class in Long Beach, CA. We wanted to find out more about Chris and his design sense.

The Specialty: Vintage choppers and bobbers with a bare bones style…

Every bike Chris builds reflects his out of the box thinking and amazing attention to detail. Chris has earned the respect of his customers and peers as a quality guy who does quality work.

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Thunder Bob Interviews Builder Matt Dawson

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Matt Dawson builds hot rods and built this sano sporty for Todd White – Slammed and low… its a daily rider that is good to go…
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Results From Seattle’s Ultimate Builder

Seattle: Ultimate Builder Bike Show - Eastside HD

Modified Harley-Davidson Class

Eastside Harley-Davidson of Bellevue, Washington wins the Modified Harley Class with their 2011 Street Glide sporting the factory White Hot Denim paint.

The bike features 3 amps, 7 speakers and pumps out 1,100 watts of ear bleeding sound, S&S Cams, Performance Heads, Air Ride suspension and Performance Machine wheels & brakes. Sinister bags, rear fenders and windshield complete the build
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Ultimate Builder: Seattle WA – Competitor Pics

The latest pics from the Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show in Seattle, WA.

MODIFIED HARLEY-DAVIDSON

RULES – Open to any year Harley-Davidson. Must have stock Harley frame maintaining original configuration (frame smoothing only type of modifications allowed). Must have Harley Davidson engine cases.

2010 Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show - Seattle
Sebastian Bulare’s Eastside Harley-Davidson Entry
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Psst… For Just $150 You Can Access 30,000 Prospects

In this tough economic time, builders and dealers need a way to leverage their time and effort to increase their brand awareness. The answer? For builders in the USA, it is the Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show.

The International Motorcycle Show spends millions on promoting their bike show. For as little as $150 for the entrance fee, a builder can talk with every enthusiast that is evaluating his/her build.

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Bob Kay takes a few minutes to discuss how you can utilize the International Motorcycle Show and use their promotion muscle for your benefit.