The Verona, Italy-based customizer, MR. Martini, has taken the Ducati Streetfighter to it’s bad-ass, vintage, punk roots. The Flash Back America Ducati by Mr. Martini is so unconventional, that it’s raised quite a bit of controversy. In transforming the bike Mr. Martini has replaced the original front with a massive vintage headlight. The carbon rims have been painted with a satin grey finish, the sidecovers trimmed and the subframe shortened. Mr. Martini throws up a finger at conformity and by doing so creates an aura around the mastepieces he creates.
The sweet bike, known as Kiwi By Ton-Up Garage ($CALL) started its life as a carb version Triumph Bonneville. In order to turn it into a Ton-Up classic they made changes to the rear subframe to accommodate the new seat and mudguard. The look was further updated with a smaller headlight, taillight, new turn signals, […]