By SR Staff
Victory has unveiled yet another concept bike based on its new V-twin engine, this one built by Zach Ness and called the Combustion. As with the Project 156 and Ignition concept bikes, the Combustion “celebrates the evolution of the newest engine for Victory Motorcycles.” Scroll through the gallery above to see images of the bike.
Victory’s press material for the Combustion:
The Victory Combustion Concept
Introducing the third concept motorcycle that wraps around the newest engine in the victory motorcycles line-up.
Zach Ness created “Combustion” as an answer to what an American Musclebike can be, with taut bodywork and graphics that emphasize the excitement Victory Motorcycles® is bringing to the American Motorcycle market.
The first and second bikes in this series included Roland Sands’ Project 156 and Urs Erbacher’s Ignition Concept that celebrate the evolution of the newest engine for Victory Motorcycles®.
The American automotive scene is filled with inspiration for this latest concept motorcycle. Legendary Muscle Cars that emphasized power and light weight to maximize street performance were the inspiration for Ness’ build. The new engine promises stellar performance in the 1200cc musclebike class, and is part of the future for Victory Motorcycles®.
Born into custom motorcycle royalty, Zach Ness is the third generation of custom builders. His grandfather, Arlen, and father, Cory, established a relationship with Victory Motorcycles® when Zach was only twelve, so the brand has been part of his entire adult life.
Surrounded every day by horsepower, style and innovation, Zach was the ideal builder to take on the challenge of creating the third concept around the new Victory Motorcycles’ engine.
Ness worked with the Victory Motorcycles® Senior Industrial Designer, Michael Song, to create this concept motorcycle.
“This platform is awesome – loads of power, and an insane engine sound,” says Ness of the new engine. “The inspiration for the …read more