2017 J&P Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show New York Winners

2017 Ultimate Builder Bike Show New York - K&N Award Winner

2017 Ultimate Builder Bike Show New York – K&N Award Winner – “The Mistress”

Courtesy of Jeff Najar/Custom Motorcycle Shows – Once his name was called Kyle Shorey threw his cowboy hat onstage and then cleared the three foot jump. The cowboy was smiling because he took the win for the Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show in New York.

1st and 2nd place finishers get their entry fee paid for entering and competing in the season ending Championship round.

Results from 2017 New York J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder

2017 Ultimate Builder Bike Show New York - FREESTYLE 1st Place

2017 Ultimate Builder Bike Show New York – FREESTYLE 1st Place

FREESTYLE
Winner – Kyle Shorey, Shadetree Fabrications Custom Shovelhead Chopper, “Big Money”

2017 Ultimate Builder Bike Show New York - FREESTYLE 2nd Place

2017 Ultimate Builder Bike Show New York – FREESTYLE 2nd Place

Runner-up – Rob Lopez, American Motorcycle Service 2017 Custom Panhead Chopper, “Lucifer’s Hammer” 90% engraved all natural and nickel 103 cubic-inch engine

2017 Ultimate Builder Bike Show New York - MOD RETRO 1st Place

2017 Ultimate Builder Bike Show New York – MOD RETRO 1st Place

MOD RETRO
Winner – Scott Porges, American Motorcycle Service 1968 Harley-Davidson Custom, “Boston Brawler”

Runner-up – Ben Davis, Legion Cycle Works 1979 Honda CB750

Scott (Scottie) Porges brought in two customs to the NYC edition of the J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder and came away with a 1st and a 2nd and the Cycle Source Magazine’s Editor Choice Award. His Panhead custom will be featured in an upcoming edition of the magazine. Boston Brawler took the win with huge in-class competition. It features a handmade frame and significant factory parts modified and/or redesigned.

CUSTOM STREET
Winner – Brain Ballard, A&J Cycles 2007 Triumph Thruxton

Runner-up – Jason Hodrinsky, 2004 Triumph Thunderbird Sport

Brain Ballard’s 07 Thruxton was built by A&J Cycles New York. It features a GSX-R fork swap, custom paint, wide wheel kit and a shaved frame. A beautiful bike that made an impact on the red carpet.

2017 Ultimate Builder Bike Show New York - MOD HARLEY 1st Place

2017 Ultimate Builder Bike Show New York – MOD HARLEY 1st Place

MOD HARLEY
Winner – Tyler Foster, Sikpipes 2001 Harley Road King, “Brown”

2017 Ultimate Builder Bike Show New York - MOD HARLEY 2nd Place

2017 Ultimate Builder Bike Show New York – MOD HARLEY 2nd Place

Runner-up – Robert Salle, Rob Salle & A&J Cycles 2007 Harley-Davidson Sportster

Everyone loves the Mod Harley class because of the range of the bikes that are seen in the show. In this class the winner was a Chopper/Bagger and the runner up was a stretched-out Harley Sportster with turbo.

Tyler Foster of Sikpipes took the win with his Chopper/Bagger featuring a Voodoo girder front end, RKD Speed front wheel, seat done by Vos Seats, grips and pegs by Brass Balls Cycles, gas cap by Ken’s Factory and paint by Execution Style.

2017 Ultimate Builder Bike Show - Best Bobber/Chopper Winner

2017 Ultimate Builder Bike Show – Best Bobber/Chopper Winner

Category Awards:

Hot BIKE Editor’s Choice: Ol’ 57 Speakeasy Motors
Cycle Source Magazine’s Editor Choice Award: Rob Lopez, 2017 Custom Panhead Chopper
SHO DOG Award: Jason Campbell JP Customs NYC
K&N AWARD: Brian Perhacs 2011 H-D Fatboy Lo, “The Mistress”
People’s Choice: Chaos Choppers’ Cycles Long Chopper
Best Chopper/Bobber: Telly Haritos 1978 Harley-Davidson Shovelhead Custom Chopper
Best Bagger: Speakeasy Motors 2004 Road King, Full air ride, handmade stretch tank and bags, “Chido”
Best DYNA / FXR: Mike Xavier 2001 Harley-Davidson “Defender”

The J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show is the world’s largest motorcycle builder competition, featuring more than 350 motorcycles and $100,000 in cash and prizes across the IMS Tour. Professional and amateur builders compete at their local IMS for cash, prizes, recognition and a chance to move-on to the Championship Round in Chicago – where $70,000 in cash and prizes is up for grabs!