10/12/2017 | – Makoto Endo paints with hashi (chopsticks) it seems he kind of splats random bits of paint on a canvas, but as he progresses the most detailed, beautiful depiction of what he is painting emerges.
10/01/2017 | – While racing the Yamaha on the salt flats I brought Alpha for some photos.
07/08/2017 | – Abhi from Bike-urious interview at the Quail.
06/28/2017 | Revival Cycles video of the Handbuilt Show –
06/14/2017 | – One of the most beautiful land speed racers, designed by industrial designer Mehmet Doruk Erdem from Istanbul, Turkey and Mark Atkinson, bike builder. Based on a Salt Flats racer concept, this K75 Land Speed Racer is barely recognizable, with a turbo, reworked shifter, brakes and steering, and a 100% custom frame and fairing — complete with BMW kidneys.
06/13/2017 | – Handbuilt show 2017. Excellent!
03/23/2017 | MSN – A hand built salt flats racer born from an online collaboration combination of radical fabrication, unique design, and a story that could easily make for a feature film. We were lucky enough to meet up with the creator of Alpha, Mark Atkinson, in our home state of Utah, exploring what motived him to build such an iconic bike.
03/23/2017 | Moto Networks – It’s not every day you see a custom motorcycle build take storm of the internet quite like Alpha did. It’s a combination of radical fabrication, unique design, and a story that could easily make for a feature film.
03/07/2017 | InStash – In this day and age it’s quite the rarity to see an unofficial concept design become a reality. That’s exactly what makes the BMW K75 Alpha Motorcycle that much more special.
02/26/2017 | Cannonball Bike Run – A futuristic bike concept has been created by designer Mehmet Doruk Erdem in the form of the BMW ALPHA Concept, which has been published to the Behance website in the form of a range of concept images.