We have moved THE_HACKER WAS HERE :D08-04-2019
2153 GL Nieuw-Vennep
Contact form not working05-09-2016
Our contact form proved to be out of order for some time. If you have sent us a message and received no answer, please send us an email.
Apologies for the confusion
F800GS front fender on XChallenge04-03-2014
Available at last, the bracket kit
Product pages updated19-01-2013
The product pages for the BMW G650XC accessories have been updated with new products and prices
XChallenge Rallystyle fairing15-01-2013
It takes time to do it right, but now finally the rallystyle fairing setup for the ultimate cult adventure bike is available
Adventure bike building01-01-2013
A short movie by Norwegian Geir Stormoen of the rebuild we did of his and Erik Gran Kvaase's BMW G650XChallenges.
One-off luggage rack BETA ALP421-08-2012
Fun to make: luggagerack for the BETA ALP4
XChallenge luggage rack25-07-2012
The luggagerack for the BMW G650 XChallenge/XCountry is available
Due to lack of time and other priorities, updating the website has been poor lately. This we will try to change on short term.
Moved and holidays/closed22-05-2012
We're moving to other (larger) premises at the same industrial estate
Lockable Tank cap22-11-2011
Lockable Tank cap for the Xtank
Normal leadtimes to the US again08-04-2011
According to TNT restrictions for airfreight have been lifted, so leadtimes are back to normal again
Delivery delay Xtanks to US21-01-2011
We just found out that, due to stricter security measures imposed by the US authorities, shipments to the US are delayed.
Click on the link above to read more
Xtank for V.2009 XCountry12-02-2010
A special version of the Xtank is available from now
News for Xtank buyers outside the EEC29-01-2010
Buying without Dutch TVA available from now.
Xtank now also available in black15-04-2009
Specially for the BMW G650Xcountry, the Xtank is now not only available in white, but in satin black also
Sibirsky Extreme Project28-03-2009
HOT-ROD Welding is sponsor of the Sibirsky Extreme Project
Xtank approved by TüV05-12-2008
First Xtank approved by German TüV
2nd generation Xtanks24-11-2008
- The new model Xtank for the BMW G650X is available
- Xtank with TüV-approval?
The website, at last24-11-2008
Finally time has been found. HOT-ROD Welding goes internet