Tevan Morgan’s 1972 Yamaha XS2 | Megadeluxe

Tevan Morgan’s 1972 Yamaha XS2

Fabricator/Designer Hugh Owings tells the story of Tevan Morgan and his first motorcycle build: a 72 Yamaha XS2.

Studio photos By Frank Bott

“When I started Hugh’s HandBuilt in my Basement/Garage, his Grandfather was my neighbor. One day his Granddad came down to the shop and asked if Tevan could earn some side money working in the shop with me. I looked at this dopey 17-year-old, and thought ‘Oh hell…’”