As similar as the two industries are, there aren't as many automobile/motorcycle
crossovers as you might otherwise think. A handful of carmakers (Honda
once upon a time...) also make motorcycles. Ford
has their Harley-Davidson edition F-Series pick-up trucks. Some small sports cars
use motorcycle engines, and there are some big motorcycles (really big) that use car engines. Fiat
sponsors world champion Valentino Rossi's MotoGP Yamaha bike. And, once in a while, we see a custom chopper decked out to look like a particular automobile. We've eyeballed our share of Ferrari-inspired motorbikes, but this is something else entirely: a Bentley
Of course, there's nothing particularly Bentley about this chopper other than the trim, so don't go expecting a 6.75-liter V8 or a twin-turbo W12 sprung between two wheels. But the fit and finish look rather impressive. The greenish-grey paint finish is complemented by a soft tan leather saddle and capped with a "Flying B" emblem on the gas tank. Pretty sweet ride from the look of things, and even if it is a one-off, it's one more link between between motor vehicles with two wheels and those with four.