Saturday, October 09, 2010
AFG Moto Ducati 1198: ‘Carbon Lifeform’
Based in the US, Icon are purveyors of some pretty cool stuff for bikers – helmets, apparel, customised motorcycles and more. They also have a rebellious streak in them, claiming that they are ‘The bastards of motorcycling,’ and that ‘Whether it's rashed up Gixxers or ladies with questionable morals, Icon has been undeniable.’ Ahem.
In any case, some of the bikes featured on their website are pretty cool and that includes the Ducati 1198 ‘Carbon Lifeform’ here. Built by AFG Moto, the 1198 features various aftermarkets bits from Marchesini, Brembo and Pirelli, the engine has been worked upon by MotoStretta Japan and the custom exhaust is from J-Mac. We like it...!
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