The Black Mamba is considered to be the world\u2019s most dangerous snake. To name a bike like Barbara Custom Motorcycles BMW R80 \u201cBlack Mamba,\u201d after such a venomous viper, it would need to be just as fast, lethal, and aggressive.\r\n\r\nThe BMW R80 is often customized into incredible bikes, and there are plenty of reasons for this. The R80 was manufactured by BMW Motorrad from 1980 to 1987. It was designed to be ridden both on and off-road. After several wins in the Dakar Rally, the R80 became a popular bike to own and then customize. The Barbara Custom Motorcycles Black Mamba concept maintains all the popular parts of the R80\u2014specifically the flat-twin airhead engine, carburetors, single-sided swingarm, and the mono shock. Barbara Customs added a modern RnineT swingarm and USD front forks. The single-piece fairing combines the seat, tank, and headlight.\r\n\r\nThe Black Mamba has the elongated, slim look of its namesake. It just looks like it would slither in a serpentine fashion as it speeds down the highways. The Black Mamba snake, interestingly, is actually either a brown or grey color. The name comes from the snake\u2019s bluish-black mouth, which is obviously the most dangerous part of the snake. The bike has no need of any other color, however. The entire thing is just as dangerous as the Black Mamba\u2019s fangs.\r\nCheck it out\r\nHave you subscribed to Man of Many? You can also follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.