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Switching Gears

Nick Anglada found fame and fortune making look-at-me sport bikes. Now he's selling the look-at-me factor.

This story appears in the March 2010 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

Like most young guys who ride sport bikes, Nick Anglada was just looking for a fast, fun way to get around town.

But after he bought a banged-up old Suzuki GSX-R, he became possessed by a strange creative impulse: First he applied pinstripes over the bike's stock paint, then he started chroming pretty much everything else--the engine cover, wheels, swingarm, frame, you name it.

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