Wednesday, September 22, 2010

For Immediate Release:




The ‘Picasso of Sport Bikes’ Teams up with SCT Performance

Winter Garden, FL (Sept 22nd , 2010)— Premier sport bike designer, builder and customizer, Nick Anglada Originals, is proud to announce that it has signed SCT Performance as their preferred and exclusive provider of handheld automotive performance / fuel economy programmers and custom tuning software for Transport Vehicles. Anglada will only use SCT Performance in the Nick Anglada Originals tow vehicle, forsaking all other competing automotive performance / fuel economy programmers and custom tuning software products.

Nick Anglada, owner of Nick Anglada Originals, chose SCT Performance on their exceptional performance. “I am very excited to work with SCT Performance,” said Anglada. “They stand for the same thing we stand for. That's going way beyond ordinary and providing exceptional performance and quality.”

In addition to utilizing only SCT Performance products, Nick Anglada will make special guest appearances with his custom bikes at motorcycle and automotive shows with SCT Performance throughout the 2010 and 2011 season. Be sure to check out for dates and locations.

"We are very pleased to welcome Nick Anglada and his brand to

the SCT performance family and we look forward to a long, successful partnership," said Johnny Johnson, SCT Performance’s New Business Development Manager. “It's always a pleasure to work with those who provide a synergy to what we do and who do it with style.”

About SCT Performance, LLC.

"SCT Performance LLC. is a leading provider of handheld automotive performance / fuel economy programmers and custom tuning software for Ford, General Motors and Dodge / Chrysler vehicles, and the official Ford truck tuning device provider for National Diesel Motor Sports. Founded in 2003 by hard-core automotive enthusiasts, SCT's employees share a passion for the products they create and the performance vehicles that utilize them. Our employees are not just engineers, managers and sales people. Many are performance enthusiasts that build, race and drive high performance vehicles."

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Yamaha and Nick Anglada Originals Announce Co-Promotion with Palms Casino Resort

Cypress CA.-August 24, 2010 – Yamaha Motor Corporation is pleased to announce a ground-breaking collaboration with the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, NV. The Yamaha and the Palms Casino Resort “Life in the Fast Lane” Sweepstakes will reward one lucky winner with an all inclusive trip for two to the Palms Casino Resort and a new Palms ‘themed’ Yamaha R1 supersport motorcycle designed and customized by Nick Anglada Originals and loaded with exciting aftermarket parts and accessories.

Scheduled to run from August 2010 to March 6, 2011, the “Life in the Fast Lane” sweepstakes will be promoted on line at and will include a display on the casino floor of the Palms showcasing the customized R1 together with additional information on Yamaha motorcycles.

“We are delighted at the opportunity to work with the Palms Casino Resort” said Bob Starr, General Manager of Communications for Yamaha Motor Corporation. “The Palms is regarded as the hottest, youth focused casino resort in Las Vegas. Through this exciting co-promotion Yamaha will reach a new pool of potential riders who will appreciate the performance and outstanding design of our motorcycles.”

George Maloof, Owner of the Palms Casino Resort, is equally enthusiastic: “We were thrilled at the concept of translating the energy and excitement that radiates through the Palms onto the canvass of a Yamaha high performance sportbike and the actual results are fantastic! Whoever wins the Life in the Fast Lane sweepstakes and the custom Palms R1 is one lucky guy or gal!”

Saturday, June 5, 2010

OK. So you guys want a FREE bike?? Well here it is!! Nick Anglada Originals is creating a 2010 Honda Sabre inspired by Complex Magazine! Learn more about my design process, my thoughts on the new line of motorcycles and how I will turn the Sabre into a unique "moving piece of art." Enter for your chance to win now!

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Ken Griffey Jr. Buys $50K Raider for B&G Club

Famed Seattle Mariners Star Ken Griffey Jr. proudly turned over a check last week in the amount of $50,000 for a custom Raider from Star Motorcycles to the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, his favorite charity. The Baseball-themed Raider, fabricated by renowned custom designer, Nick Anglada of Nick Anglada Originals, was unveiled last fall at the Long Beach International Motorcycle Show and has since been seen by thousands while on tour at Star Motorcycle events this past year. Pictured with Ken Griffey Jr. and the custom Raider at Safeco Field is Bob Starr, General Manager of National Communications for Yamaha Motor Corporation, and accepting the $50,000 check is Robert J. Bach, President of the Entertainment & Devices Division of Microsoft Corporation, and Boys & Girls Clubs of America Board of Governors Chairman. Ken Griffey Jr. has also served as a member of the Boys & Girls Clubs of America National Board for many years. “Our original idea was to auction the bike to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of America,” said Ken Griffey Jr. “but I liked the Raider so much, I just had to buy it!” “We are truly honored to have such a great ambassador as Ken Griffey Jr. select a Raider as his personal ride,” said Bob Starr, “and the fact that he has donated the cost of this cool custom to such a worthy cause as the Boys & Girls Clubs of America reflects the spirit and dedication that Ken has to the future stars of our country!”

Friday, May 21, 2010

Silver Star Casting Company Custom R6!! Late Again!!

The ‘Picasso of Sport Bikes’ Teams up with Yamaha, Silver Star Casting Company and World Renowned Tattoo Artist Franco Vescovi

Daytona, FL (March 2010)—Nick Anglada, owner of Nick Anglada Originals, recently unveiled a wild, custom-built Yamaha R6 at the Chicago Cycle World International Motorcycle Show.

This creations is the product of a collaborative effort with lifestyle clothing brand Silver Star Casting Company, Yamaha Motor Corporation, and world-renowned tattoo artist Franco Vescovi.

The result is a one-of-a-kind show stopper that reflects Nick, Franco, Silver Star, and Yamaha’s style in one rolling work of art.

“I couldn’t be more thrilled with the way this bike turned out,” said Anglada. “Everyone put a lot of hard work into this and the synergy that is represented here is just awesome.”

The Nick Anglada Originals Custom Yamaha R6 includes:
Engine: Bazazz Fuel Injection with ZAFM Self Mapping
Swingarm: Tocce Brothers Performance
Windscreen: Yamaha
Sprockets : Renthal
Mirror Delete Plates: JDA Custom
Sprocket Cover: JDA Custom
Kickstand: JDA Custom
Gas Cap: JDA Custom
Front Brake: Res Cap
Stator Cover: Yamaha
Timing Cover: Yamaha
Tires: Dunlop Elite 3 240/40/18 REAR 120/70/17 Front

Wheels: Performance Machine Heathen Platinum Cut
Brakes: Brembo HP Radial Callipers available from Yamaha, Galfer Brake Lines, and custom laser engraved rotors from FP racing
Exhaust: Voodoo
Handlebars: Vortex Clip-Ons, GPR Stabilizer, Levers by FP Racing, Renthal Kevlar Grips
Rear-sets: Harris Performance
Paint: BASF RM Arctic Green Ice and Ultra Flat Black applied by
Build time: Three weeks

About Nick Anglada Originals
Nick Anglada Originals is the premier custom sport bike and cruiser builder in the U.S. His creations have graced multiple magazine covers, won countless awards, and have drawn accolades from the enthusiast public and the media alike.

Nick Anglada’s customizing viewpoint is simple. Customizing is a work of art, but ultimately it must be built in harmony with the customer’s revelation.

When Nick’s customer sees his or her bike for the first time, it should rock every emotion, eliciting a total epiphany. This is why Nick refers to his customer’s revelation, instead of his or her vision. Nick’s customers come to him because more is no longer enough. They demand absolute sovereignty; absolute independence from every single being around them. Their custom motorcycle must encapsulate that need in every respect while ultimately transporting the experience of motorcycling to an entirely new level. If Nick builds with an eye on that need, while listening carefully to the various elements that drive the creative process, his custom will not just speak to the eye, it will speak of the soul. For more information, please visit Better late than never?

  • One dope MC will win a custom-built Suzuki Hayabusa by Nick Anglada Originals, which is now being offered as the grand prize for the Suzuki BusaBeats MC contest. The BusaBeats competition, now in its second year, enables up and coming hip-hop artists to showcase their talent to win the Nick Anglada Originals performance work of art. “This was a very fun bike to build,” said Anglada. “The folks at Suzuki are great to work with and the Hayabusa is an amazing machine. Taking it to the next level by way of customization is a real pleasure.” For more information, please visit
    Mods for the Nick Anglada Originals Custom Suzuki Hayabusa includes:• LeoVince Custom laser engraved BusaBeats exhaust• Bazzaz Fuel Management• Paint and Gator Glass By Gator Customs• New Dunlop Q2 tires• Leather and suede seat from• Powder Coating by Paul’s Powdercoating (Dallas, TX)• Galfer Brakes
    Other sponsors include:Hotbodies RacingCarozzerria wheelsRansom Machine WorksDriven USAGPR stabilizersYana Shiki