If you like a custom Sportster then look no further then Japan, a nation full with custom Sportsters. Just like food and technology the Japanese also have a great passion for Custom and Vintage motorbikes.
Japan also has some of the greatest names in the custom motorbike business, one of them is Hide Motorcycle aka Hidemo who have an ever growing custom Sportster portfolio.
The one-off low design Hidemo fuel tank with V-checker decals was mounted forming the beautiful lines of the bike and shows the great fabrication skills of this garage. Hidemo also relocated the ignition switch and the wiring under the tank. Following the flow from the fuel tank is the one-off tandem diamond-stitching seat.
At this point the XL883R Sportster has undergone a significant transformation and turned in to a great vintage themed custom Sportster. Hidemo bikes are not just about great looks they also perform well.
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