Kengo Kimura’s HEIWA MOTORCYCLE

The simplicity of art and function.
all photographs by Franz J. Venzin

Established in 2005 HEIWA MOTORCYCLE became very popular with it’s slim and low interpretation of almost any kind motorcycles. The unbelievable attention to the details, the reduction of the structures to the max and their very clean line make these builds unique in the world of custom bikes.

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‘Yaniv’s’ pick at the 2013 Yokohama Custom Show, Kengo Kimura’s Triumph T20 Derringer 200, a 199cc brit single of the early sixties.

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Just …slim!

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Treasures in the attic…

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Heiwa’s NORTON Model 50 Gentleman, a 348cc Norton single, was built for the 2011 Yokohama Custom Show.

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The lounge with view to the workshop and a sales shop for antique ‘must haves’.

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Hiroshima, Japan – April 30th, 2015

 

 

Thanks to Kengo and his team for their help and the pleasant and interesting stay. Hope to see you again soon!

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