Gentlemen, start your engines

Friday January 20, 2012 Written by smith

The machines at Melbourne's Modern Motorcycle Company are timeless (not to mention beautiful) feats of design and engineering.

This is not surprising considering the guy behind (and on) the bikes, Christian Condo, spent years as a mechanic and industrial designer.

MMCC bikes are largely Japanese made, but all are meticulously restored in a considered fashion without brassy embellishments and muscle finishes. While elegant in the workshop, they look even better on the road as demonstrated in this short clip by Fuel Tank TV