Ronin 47 motorcycles ride by Jay Leno's Garage
It's called the Ronin 47, and it's based on the Buell 1125 – albeit thoroughly redesigned. After Harley-Davidson shut down the Buell brand, a small outfit in Denver bought up 47 units and went about transforming them into the beautiful oddities you see here.
They've got a liquid-filled radiator where you'd expect the headlamp to be, flanked by tiny projector beams and sitting atop a novel fork design that gives the rider more adjustability than the usual piston setup.
Ronin Motorworks will only build those forty-seven examples, inspired by (and named for) the Japanese legend of the 47 wandering samurai that these all-American sport bikes must have felt like since the Motor Company shut down their master.
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