Top bike builders descended on Raleigh, N.C. recently for the 12th Annual Ray Price Capital City Bikefest, presented by GEICO Motorcycle. Weekend highlights included the state’s largest custom bike show sanctioned by the International Master Bike Builders Association and sponsored by Misfit Industries and Ryd Wheels. Many of North America’s most accomplished motorcycle builders competed for $15,000 in cash and prizes.

The bike show featured both professional and hobbyist bike builders competing with their vintage, modern and radical designs in fabrication, paint and engineering. First place winners in the 2016 Ray Price Motorsports Expo bike show included:
KW Customs, Best of Show;
Curly's Custom Cycles, People's Choice;
Factory Metal Works, Road Devil’s Pick;
Butcher Chop, Invited Builder Custom;
KW Customs, Invited Builder Baggers;
Unknown Customs, Misfit Pick & Best Paint;
Pinup Baggers, Trike;
Woodlawn Baggers, Antique Class;
Michael Erikson, Sportster/Buell class;
David Duncan, Rat Bike;
Jay Marshall, Bobber;
Scott Carawan, Café Racer;
John Hyatt II, Chopper;
James Aswell, Euro Custom;
Tommy Hall, Metric Custom;
Noah Irby, Sport Bike;
Jeremy Williams, Bagger Custom Stock;
Floyd Hampton, Bagger Radical;
Alan Williams, Big Twin;
Zane Culleton, Sound-Off Competition.

“All of the builders, which including pros and hobbyists, brought remarkable designs to this year’s show,” said Mark Hendrix, general manager of Ray Price, Inc., and the Capital City Bikefest organizer. “Congratulations to the winners in each category. The level of innovation and craftsmanship displayed by these builders was outstanding.”

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