2. Dave ‘Taff’ Grant’s

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Sheene rep started out as a 1972 GT750J bas­ket case three years ago. “Back in 1976, when Sheene was busy win­ning his first World Cham­pi­onship, I was charg­ing around on a Yamaha FS1-E,” he says. “I wanted to build some­thing I would have wanted to own back in those glory days.” The end re­sult is a pur­pose­ful beast in­deed, right down to the busi­nesslike rearsets hand carved by Dave from a solid block of alu­minium.

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