Fu­elled by pas­sion (and a shed load of cash), Dan Blake has built the ul­ti­mate 899 Panigale.

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S for­tune of oitall started when Ihad the good Fast Bikes win­ning the Du ca ti com­pe­ti­tion with for awhile and had the plea­sure of rid­ing an 899 months of rid­ing as alongter­mer.This meant­thatafter put my the babyPani­gale Ifellinlove in­stantlyand Myaimwas to make ZX-10R up for sale straight away! an 899Su­per­leg­gera the light­est 899 Icould, al­most like so be­fore­the 899 replica. I’ven­ev­er­left abike­standard and ex­haust­sat in my ar­rivedIal­ready hadthe wheels alight­ened gen­er­a­tor of­fice.Nextwas the rear shock and fork­sand slip­per clutch. kit, closely fol­lowed­bythe front con­trol with boxes It then all started to spi­ral out of thep­arts.The brakes pil­ing up quick­erthan Icould fit pow­eras wherechanged as Iwant­edthe samestop­ping same its big broth­ers but the ABS meant I couldn’ t fit the strip the bike­and have calipers. Last­win­ter Ide­cided to Su­per­leg­gera the­meI it painted, an­dasIwas us­ing the Iwanted it to be a wanted to use that paintscheme­but yousee nowand I’m bit dif­fer­ent so Icame­up­with what turned out.While it was re­ally pleased with­the way it has ones and in pieces,Ire­placedall the boltswith­ti­ta­nium bits with­car­bon­fi­bre re­placed allthe ugly black­plas­tic rear sub-frames re­place­ments.Also, Ifit­ted the frontand with mag­ne­sium and al­loyre­place­ments. the wheels is theBike Prob­a­bly my favourite­mod af­ter which is amaz­ing– Sport Devel­op­ments au­to­blip­per bonus of re­plac­ing the es­pe­cial­ly­on­the trackand has the could be abit hi­tor stan­dard Du­cati quick shifter which map and­car­bon tank miss. So what’snext? Well,acus­tom are­on­the list as is aPier­obon swingarmhope­fully…

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