The Forager - Yamaha XSR700
Sep 09, 2022

The Forager - Yamaha XSR700

Is the Yamaha XSR700 a cool bike? This question has formed a divide amongst the Deus House of Simple Pleasures not seen since the infamous chicken parmi or parma debate of about 20 minutes ago when I conducted the study, we're still reeling from the results...

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Lead Head
Jul 08, 2022

Lead Head

Zero Engineering is a custom motorcycle manufacturer, known for its interpretation of post-war hardtail Harleys. The "Zero Style" is synonymous with ZE founder Shinya Kimura, his choice of low-slung gooseneck frames, springer forks and minimalist bodywork a...

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XSR900 Akira
Jun 08, 2022

XSR900 Akira

Akira follows the story of best friends Shōtarō Kaneda and Tetsuo Shima, the leaders of the vigilante bosozoku motorcycle gang the Capsules as they battle against both their rival gangs the Clowns and the Government. Since its premiere in 1988, Akira has am...

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Hond – A – Go Go
May 11, 2022

Hond – A – Go Go

We’ve done quite a few Honda Cub conversions over the years. A lot of you have probably seen them, we got known for them for a moment and yeah, we’re pretty damn good at them. When Nicco approached us to do a complete build on a 1979 Honda C-100 he’d come a...

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Union GT - Royal Enfield
Apr 05, 2022

Union GT - Royal Enfield

The story of the Union GT began when our good friend Kevan decided to dip a toe into the world of two wheeled wonderment. "Let's call it a mild mid-life crisis – when two forty-somethings pass their bike test for the hell of it". Mid-life maybe, we prefer t...

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El Presidente – Royal Enfield
Mar 29, 2022

El Presidente – Royal Enfield

2 parts chrome, 1 part slammed, a dash of Japanese restraint, mix and serve over ice-cool style. The recipe for El Presidente is a well-balanced cocktail of British bobber and sophisticated coast cruiser. The story starts when Ben­, co-owner of Neighbourhoo...

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Rango - Royal Enfield
Mar 22, 2022

Rango - Royal Enfield

Giving a nod to the desert sleds of the past, Rango pays homage to the modified road bikes ridden by pioneers of scrambling through the 60's and 70's. Stripped of excess weight, functional body work and a grunty 650 twin to boot, even Steve Mcqeen would fee...

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The Honda Donkey
Feb 22, 2022

The Honda Donkey

The Honda Z-series; you either love them or don’t know what they are. At Deus we lean towards the side of affection, but for those aligned to the latter congregation let us give you a run down…  The Z-series was originally produced as a 49cc amusement park ...

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Deus SR-E
Dec 08, 2021

Deus SR-E

It's been 15 years since we opened our first shop in Camperdown, screaming into Australia and the world's cultural consciousness, and It’s safe to say we’ve seen a lot. Since day dot hundreds of Deus SR's have thumped their way out of the Workshop, each uni...

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Rufus
Nov 14, 2021

Rufus

Bike customisation is about being reborn, just applied to a mechanical, mostly inert object. You start off with a complete strip down and then head down the arduous one way road of rebuilding it culminating in an altered apparition. Hopefully better, more i...

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DEUS SUPER SALTAFOSS
Nov 11, 2021

DEUS SUPER SALTAFOSS

 If you can customize a motorcycle, then why not a bicycle? Challenge accepted.  Super73 brought its top bike – the Super73 RX – over to our Workshop in Milan. There was just one stipulation from them… "You have to turn it into your dream bike!" Back when w...

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AKA-TOMBO. Deus Indonesia's YardBuilt Yamaha XSR155
Oct 05, 2021

AKA-TOMBO. Deus Indonesia's YardBuilt Yamaha XSR155

Yamaha’s Yardbuilt isn’t new but it wasn’t until the release of the XSR 155 that it moved into Indonesia. The Deus Ex Machina Temple of Enthusiasm’s Bengkel (‘Bengkel’ is Workshop in Indonesian), was chosen as one of four Bali based ‘Bengkels’ to show what ...

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