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JOB VACANCY - Skilled Machinist/Design Engineer

Posted by Sara Duffy on

Skilled Machinist/Design Engineer Fastec Custom Racing is expanding! We are currently looking for another skilled engineer to join our team based here in Newmarket, Suffolk. We are looking for a skilled CNC machinist who can work on their own initiative and can work to very high standards and tolerances - motorcycle knowledge would also be preferred. CAD/CAM experience is required so this position would also suit a design engineer with a mechanical/machining background. Fastec Custom Racing is active in all sectors of the motorcycling fields including BSB, WSBK & MotoGP as well as the custom and motocross sectors so we...

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The Bike Shed Shows - Paris 2016

Posted by Sara Fastec on

On the 15th April 2016, we packed up the van and headed south......across the water......and over to Paris for The Bike Shed - Paris 2016 Show - 2 days of the most amazing bike builds, custom clothing & great people all put together by the brilliant group at the Bike Shed. -  We had been working for a few months on our own Harley Scrambler to ensure it was ready along with two collaborations with Down & Out Cafe Racers. The shots of our Harley are courtesy of a wonderful photographer, see more here - Guillaume Ducasse Photography 72 Motorcycles...

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Down & Out Cafe Racers Collaboration

Posted by Charles Marsh on

Earlier this year we displayed our Fastec Custom Racing Cafe Racer No 1 build at the The Bike Shed, London show at Tobacco Dock, the show was a great success with alot of interest in our custom parts & build. Out of this show, we are now working on various collaborations, one of which is with Down & Out Cafe Racers based in Barnsley, featuring a range of cafe racer parts including parts for Triumph Bonneville T100 & Thruxton inc front sprocket guards & yoke sets.  This will hopefully be a long term project with Shaun & Carl at Down...

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BSB Assen Round - British Superbikes 2015

Posted by Charles Marsh on

It was great to go to a circuit that we haven't been to before and see how well BSB is received in Holland, the Dutch seem to love their bike racing!  The racing was good - even if the rain wanted to cause problems for race 2 with numerous starts and stops before being declared a wet race.  We even managed to experience the grid prior to the first race which was brilliant, the atmosphere is amazing as the teams prepared for the first BSB race.  Its so different seeing it up close and feeling the tension compared to when...

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24th Copdock Motorcycle Show 2015

Posted by Charles Marsh on

We went to the 24th Copdock Classic Motorcycle Show in Ipswich that was held on Sunday 4th October.   It is a brilliant motorcycle show organised totally by volunteers in aid of various charities, with a huge trade area, custom bike tent & bike show that grows every year. We had organised to share the stand with our friends from Down & Out Cafe Racers who brought two of their current buiilds, a BMW and a Triumph that we made the yokes for, its always good when we get to see our manufactured parts on bikes as we get the chance...

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