1974 Yamaha XS650 Low Down & Shifty by ICONAugust 28, 2012 by: Mita Mukherjee
ICON Moto, the motorcycle gear and apparel brand, has announced the ICON 1000. The brand already captures the position of being one of the most creative companies of all and now they are ready with another creative genius of theirs’ the post-apocalyptic approach to riding gear, the ICON 1000. They are promoting the same by wearing it while riding it.
ICON sports features like Boyer Ignition and MotoCzysz C1 exhaust.
The “Low Down & Shifty” is a Mad Max-ed 1974 Yamaha XS650 has an one-off frame that also is its gas tank, pretty amazing isn’t it? The front end is from Hayabusa with a one brake caliper and one disc.
The engine have been modified heavily and has been given a big bore kit (750ccm3), exhaust of a MotoCzysz C1 motorcycle and a set of hot cams and two Mikuni carbs.