Snow Leopard V-Rod Muscle
To our friend in Thailand - Paal, Thank you for bring us in on this and we enjoyed being a part of this project!
From Paal Dinessen in Thailand
Short history of the work performed on the V-Rod Muscle 2011 “Snow Leopard”
Purchased the bike stock and imported it to Thailand in October-2011 from the USA.
East Coast Choppers (Thailand) Co. Ltd. Performed all the main customization, including paint work and the sub contracting of special one of a kind purpose built parts, great assistance has been received from among others, GR customs, Thundermax, Trask Turbo, Progressive Machine and Bitchinseats. The work performed but not all encompassing has been as follows, Platinum Air suspension adjustable rear shocks, Trask turbo with Intercooler interfaced with dual Vance and Hines exhaust slips on’s + chromed purpose built exhaust crossover pipes and heat shields, Thundermax ECM with special designed map for this turbo application and JE 9.5 : 1 low compression forged pistons for this Turbo application. Rizoma handlebars with custom raised and moved aft brackets, all powder coated., forward foot controls + Grips + Passenger pegs, Rebuffini mirrors and break + Clutch controls (Comet and Apollo). Extensive chroming, Fuel tank side coatings, Chromed belt drive covers, Performance Machine wheels, Pulley, calipers and break disks, Modified break + Clutch Hydraulic lines with Micro Lines and setup, Side number plate holder Foldable, 100% custom paint work + Rocker boxes white powder coating by RICHCO , Head light shield, GPS tracking system, Speed shiftier indicator, Trickle charger unit, Performance Machine FAST AIR air filter with special fabricated Stainless steel adapter holder incorporated into the turbo intake. Coolant hose cover, Chrome billet cam covers, No Limit (NLC) motor covers Kit in Billet Aluminum complete. Custom seat and leather, Horn cover and Water temp gauge kit, Wrap turn signals, Radiator grills, Changed all visible bolts to stainless or chromed parts, Aluminum cable clams and brackets, Oxygen sensor covers, No Limit (NLC) swing arm with cut outs, All cabling hidden, VRSCF baggage rack. Completed 10-2012, Back order: New Viper air scoop intake, additional cooling setup and custom forward fender
Photographer: Yellow Tango , Ukrit Oonhateparul
Model: Nikita Parleliet
Costume Designer : Hilde Marie Johansen