The Racer Within


Merla Moto


Photography Art Book | Custom Cafe Racers

A global compilation of the custom motorcycle industry’s most influential builders, photographers, events and riders, featuring stories and quotes that inspire us to ride

The Racer Within is an oversized hardcover coffee table book, featuring 308 pages of 157gsm matte art paper hand bound to lie flat, exuding an aura of elegance amongst any book enthusiasts collection. The Racer Within not only appeals to lovers of cafe racer and custom motorcycles, but to lovers of photography, art, culture and an authentic lifestyle.

Compiled with bold and striking photography that showcases the lifestyle and culture of the custom cafe racer community of today, The Racer Within is more than just a motorcycle coffee table book, it’s a celebration of the pieces of art the community builds, rides and loves.