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Las Vegas BikeFest Artistry in Iron 2011

Thursday, October 6, 2011
The 2011 Artistry in Iron Master Builders Championship presented 20 of the hottest custom builders with their latest works of art in this invitation-only custom builder’s bike show. Sponsored by American Cycle Magazine, the show was held at the Cashman Center Friday & Saturday during the 2011 Las Vegas BikeFest motorcycle rally September 29 through October 2. Congratulations to Chris Richardson of LA Speed Shop for winning the 2011 Artistry in Iron Master Builders Championship trophy as chosen by his peers.You can read more on this annual rally in our upcoming 2011 Las Vegas BikeFest Review. Until then, enjoy this photo collection of the motorcycles entered in this year's show.
Built by Paul Wideman with Bare Knuckle Choppers.
Built by Paul Wideman with Bare Knuckle Choppers.
Built by Ryan Boyd with Boyd Motor Company.
Built by Ryan Boyd with Boyd Motor Company.
Built by Kirk Taylor with Custom Design Studios.
Built by Kirk Taylor with Custom Design Studios.
Built by Ken Nagai with Cycle Kraft.
Built by Ken Nagai with Cycle Kraft.
Built by Michael Barragan with Evil Spirit Engineering.
Built by Michael Barragan with Evil Spirit Engineering.
Built by Copper Mike Cole with Gravesend Cycles.
Built by Copper Mike Cole with Gravesend Cycles.
Built by Danny Schneider with Hardnine Choppers.
Built by Danny Schneider with Hardnine Choppers.
Built by Steve Iacona with Iacona Customs.
Built by Steve Iacona with Iacona Customs.
Built by Jim Nasi with Jim Nasi Customs.
Built by Jim Nasi with Jim Nasi Customs.
Built by Mike Tomas with Kiwi Indian Motorcycle Co.
Built by Mike Tomas with Kiwi Indian Motorcycle Co.
Built by Gary Maurer with Kustoms Inc.
Built by Gary Maurer with Kustoms Inc.
Built by Gard Hollinger with LA County Choprods.
Built by Gard Hollinger with LA County Choprods.
Built by Chris Richardson with LA Speed Shop.
Built by Chris Richardson with LA Speed Shop.
Built by Shaun Ruddy with Phat Choppers.
Built by Shaun Ruddy with Phat Choppers.
Built by Paul Cavallo with Spitfire Motorcycles.
Built by Paul Cavallo with Spitfire Motorcycles.
Built by Dalton Walker with Split Image Kustoms.
Built by Dalton Walker with Split Image Kustoms.
Built by Laurent Dutruel with Zen Motorcycles.
Built by Laurent Dutruel with Zen Motorcycles.
Chris Richardson with LA Speed Shop won the 2011 Artistry in Iron trophy.
Chris Richardson with LA Speed Shop won the 2011 Artistry in Iron Master Builders Championship trophy.


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