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Paul’s latest creation built for The Discovery Channels “Great Biker Build Off” is nothing short of incredible! This truly one-off creation demonstrates just how truly versatile Paul’s style can be! This project has opened the door on a completely new direction for Paul and his seemingly endless design capabilities. Paul calls this style “NEWSTALGIC”! Mid century styling coupled with the latest drivetrain and engineering available. 

Just in case you missed the latest installment of The Biker Build Off, (the original air date was October 9th) Paul had 10 days to create this amazing chopper and ride it to The Sturgis Rally in South Dakota to compete against famed Boston motorcycle painter Dave Perewitz. Paul says the ride to Sturgis was amazing and the bike performed flawlessly!

Once the bike returned to Phoenix it was returned to show room condition and prepared to be Paul’s “feature” bike on The Easyrider Centerfold Tour for 2007. Paul was invited to be the headliner on this years tour which covers 16 states and runs through May. Upwards of 300,000 fans will pour through these shows and have a chance to meet Paul and see his latest creation first hand. A poster and T-shirt commemorating this fantastic custom are distributed along the show circuit. The bike has been shot for Easyrider Magazine as well as the largest European magazine “Freeway” and is scheduled to be featured in the 2nd half of the 2007 year. In short, Paul’s latest vision is destined to be one of his most famous, and will
most certainly continue to captivate all who lay their eye’s on her!

OK, now let’s talk turkey. Suzy-Q as Paul likes to call her is based on a one-off 4” up / 1” out DOM seamless tubing rigid chassis designed specifically for this project. The engine is a hybrid version of Harley Davidsons spectacular Twin Cam B. Jim’s machine reworked the mill to 120 cubic inches while still maintaining all the reliability the motor company is know for! We’re talking close to 125 horsepower! Of course Paul had to throw his two cents into the motor and added PYO logo’s to the heads as well as some very unique cooling ports and a terrific “Piston” air filter. All that power runs through a Baker close ration 6 speed transmission which makes the bike great to run out on the highway. Paul wanted this bike to handle as nimble as it looks so he chose a Metzler 210 rear tire wrapped around a Black Bike hand built spoke wheel 17 x 7.  Everything on this bike had to create a commotion so Paul’s entire crew spent the time allotted for the build creating original components front to back! From the hand turned fork legs, the stability minded tweak bar and the incredible headlight that was created from a front belt pulley to the unique crossover exhaust, perfectly placed mid controls, nothing like this bike has ever been seen. The sheetmetal is hand hammered and perfectly compliments the stance of the chassis. Paul even created a one-of a kind 2” belt drive unit that has to be seen to be believed! Gary Crisp created a original “Butterscotch” color for the bike and then perfectly complimented the raised steel graphics with subtle pinstriping in two colors of grey that set off all the brushed finishes. Duanne Ballard finished the project with a hand tooled seat that sports Paul Yaffe Originals on top and commemorates the Build of the bike and the competition that it was designed for underneath. All in all this bike is certainly one of the finest that Paul has ever created and is sure to go down in history as a landmark build for Paul and his talented crew!
There’s only one of these... One of One...

Once the bike has completed it’s tour in May 2007 it will return to the PYO studio for any needed restoration and delivered to it’s new owner in perfect condition with a one year warranty.

Building the Discovery Biker Build-Off Bike would not be possible without the help of the following kick ass
companies.  Thank you for your support.

Aces Chopper Works, Jims Machine, Baker Drivetrain, Black Bike Wheel, Custom Chrome Inc, Crisp Creations,
Performance Machine, Exile Cycles, Craft Tech, Westbury Cycles, Duane Ballard Custom Leather,
Russels Polishing

“Suzy-Q” Paul Yaffe’s 2006 Biker Build
Off Creation is offered at: $90,000


Call Paul for more details... (602) 840-4205 X-226
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Posted 08.09.06
   
   
   
 
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