For riders of a sporting persuasion, the first-generation Street Triple is close to the ideal motorcycle. It’s light and handles beautifully, and the 106 hp engine is an absolute peach.
We love the iconic twin headlights that came with that model, but some folks don’t. If you’re not a fan, there’s inspiration right here for a custom job—courtesy of Andrew Jett of Jett Design in Northern Virginia.
He describes his Street Triple as a “lightweight race-inspired build, paying homage to the endurance racers of the 70s and 80s.” And there’s an additional fillip in the paint scheme, inspired by the slinky Porsche 908 racecars from the late 60s.
Although he wanted a touch of vintage in the looks, Andrew wasn’t prepared to compromise on the dynamics.…