Category Archives: Super Motard

XR500 Super Motard Plastics, Fenders and Lights, Oh My…!

Our next step is to acquire and mount some fenders, a modern looking headlight and a taillight.  On the fenders side, we can either go with Super Motard generic fenders, NOS parts (new old stock), or replicas of new.  I … Continue reading

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New wheels for the XR500 Super Motard

Besides the Showa front fork, the Super Motard wheels are the other important “custom” mod of this project.  I went through a long list of measurements before ordering the rims as I was not certain what rim width would fit.  … Continue reading

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