Custom SR500 Scrambler by Vintage Steele

The Vermont Vintage Steele crew has turned out bad ass 1978 Yamaha SR500 scrambler. These guys have been building custom bikes for a couple of years and their quality is really improving. This SR500 shows some serious style and professionalism. I love the retro paint. My only complaint is with the tires. I don’t care

For Sale: 1978 Yamaha SR500 (Lake Havasu, Arizona) $1,800

Here’s a sweet little street tracker for sale in Lake Havasu, Arizona. It’s a 1978 Yamaha SR500. It has a custom seat, lights, looks like new paint (powder?) on the frame. At $1,800, it looks like a good buy. For reference, here’s a list of SR500s I’ve written about. This bike is definitely priced on

Zedcat Yamaha SR500 by CMBL

CMBL, of the UK, took this Yamaha SR500, stripped it down to nothing and rebuilt it from the ground up. It works for me. They’re calling it Zedcat. The seat is right on and the looped rear looks amazing. And I love the paint. The mix of flat and gloss black texture artwork looks badass.