The shop has also a presence in California where Michael “Woolie” Woolaway created “The American”, a very cool Cafe Racer using a Harley platform.
A low chrome-moly frame received a 1200 cc 5-speed Sportster engine prepared for street race performance: lightened and hand-polished rockers, Edelbrock heads, Andrews cams, JE high-compression pistons. 41mm Keihin carburetor, SuperTrapp megaphones. For suspension, a Buell WP front end held by a Durelle Racing triple-tree and Work Performance rear shocks. Braking of both 18″ wheels dressed in Avon rubber via Brembo calipers. And of course, rider holds clip-on handlebars fitted with a Motogadget speedo. Deus Ex Machina.