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Confederate Motors

September 3rd, 2011 1 comment

Do you like motorcycles?  Yeah?  Do you like badass motorcycles?  Oh, yes.  Yes you do.

Then look no further than Confederate Motors, Inc. in Birmingham, Alabama (oh sweet home).  A Confederate isn’t just a motorcycle — it’s an implement of battle, designed to assault the very ground it treads.  These bikes are made of aircraft-grade billet-aluminum and carbon-fiber chassis components, massive Brembo brakes, jackhammer-like 120 cubic-inch v-twin engines, and truck-like 240 mm rear meats.  They have names like “Hellcat,” “Fighter,” and “Wraith.”  And they are tough – so tough, in fact, that head designer Ed Jacobs says you’ll have it “forever”:

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