Cafe Fahrtwind

What makes a good motorcycle cafe?

What are the criteria for a good motorcycle cafe and which is your favourite? There are thousands of cafes around the world that dedicate themselves to motorcycle riders and the most famous would be the Ace Cafe in North London. Yet, despite its rich history, the cafe is a bit of a letdown. It’s on …

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Ace Cafe Orlando ground-breaking

Biggest Ace Cafe to open in Florida

The famous London Ace Cafe has many copies around the world, but the first North American franchise, set to open in Orlando, Florida, in spring 2017, will be the biggest yet. Ace Cafe Orlando will be a 35,000-square-foot (10,668sq m) motor-centric dining, entertainment, and retail destination expecting to draw more than 400,000 people a year. …

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Triumph Thruxton Ace

Triumph Thruxton honours Ace Cafe

Triumph has announced a Special Edition Thruxton Ace to commemorate the close association with the famous Ace Cafe in North London. SEE ALL THE PHOTOS It features a black-and-white Ace Cafe paintjob, sculpted Oxblood custom seat, detachable seat hump,  bar-end mirrors and handlebar plaque. It is available now for order in Australia, but will not …

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association laws innocent

Ace Cafe faces closure under ‘association laws’

It would be a terrible loss if iconic motorcycle cafes such as the Ace Cafe in London were axed under the spreading powers of “association laws”. But that could be the case if hoons continue to pull wheelies or do burnouts at such locations where they have a ready-made and appreciative audience. Police in Brent …

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