SOUTH AFRICA: A MOTORCYCLE SHOWCASE
The Lightning Bolt – Africa’s highest, winner-takes-all, custom motorcycle showcase is scheduled for Saturday, November 28 (dependent on Covid-19 status).
It’s a R150 000 prize, expert judging panel and 25km rideable challenge. Inviting Africa’s custom builders but allowing the passionate amateur wrench monkey to enter – a first for motorcycle culture in Africa!
Submissions are still open for builders to register their bikes for judges’ consideration – ALL models welcome! Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Presented by BMW Motorrad South Africa, hosted The House Of Machines Cape Town, sponsored by Super Bock, The Lightning Bolt is the regional extension of the global custom show – The Golden Bolt – a custom motorcycle showcase with Kevin Dunworth that set a new standard for the rideable competition category in the USA.(https://www.instagram.com/thegoldenbolt_us)
The continent’s best builders will gather in Cape Town to present their innovative machines. The winner will not just be decided on aesthetics alone; there is judging criteria for ride-ability, paint, welding/fabrication, originality and upholstery – with total transparency in the judging process.
Source: Motorrad South Africa