After meeting him last year in Verona for the Motor Bike Expo and it first proposed the web, now Mashin confirming the qualities of looks with a new job, his first collaboration with Yamaha in the project Yard Built
Swiss Builder GS Mashin Delivers Yard Built XV950 ‘ULTRA’
As winter closes in, the Yard Built platform makes another first-time collaboration on an exciting new build based on the Yamaha XV950. Young gun Swiss builder GS Mashin steps up to the plate to deliver a totally original interpretation of the popular Sports Heritage machine. The result, the Yard Built XV950 ‘ULTRA’ is a total transformation, bringing a whole new vision and style to the Yard Built line up.
Founded three years ago by ‘Niners’ crew member Tom Mosimann, GS Mashin
I love what Tom has created with the XV as his base,” stated Yamaha Motor Europe Product Manager, Shun Miyazawa. “I’m really happy that despite going for a really radical look, he shares our principles that a custom machine needs to retain the most important function; rideability. He’s kept the soul of the XV950 and wrapped it in a really original look without any cutting or welding to the frame.
What is perhaps also very impressive is that 95% of the work he does is completed with just a few tools, an angle grinder, a bag of sand and a hammer!”