The Mantis

Long, slender and hungry the only prey this predator wants is open road and dirt-packed trails. With a taller wheelbase and saddle profile, even a long legged bike lover will sit comfortably without eating their knees and the aesthetic of the comfy seat not only look good but come with a surprise or two underneath. Featured in the Smoked Garage video, “Running out of Dreams”, this creeper has the factory Yamaha Scorpio 225 engine that is smooth out of the start and slings into speed when you open the throttle. Much like its name’s sake, the tone on tone green colors flow nicely, giving this bike a “deceivingly” tame look- but she will pounce!

Tech – Specs

2007 Yamaha Scorpio
225 cc factory engine
Dual disc front brake
Rear disc brake
Custom slim tank w fuel gauge
Floating rear fender
Shinko 100/80-18 tires
Flip-open locking seat with storage
Rock guard headlamp
Acewell digital/analog speedometer
Custom metalic flake paint

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Handmade In Indonesia

On any given day tukangs (Indonesian mechanics) hammer, drill, grind and weld repairs and parts on motorbikes and scooters, fabricating the unimaginable and seemingly impossible in cramped, sweltering conditions with limited resources, materials and parts to create functional working machines and ride them. Indonesians’ and their families rely on their bikes for everyday life, sometimes transporting their entire families on a single scooter to school, to work and back again. Every Day..