Hot Bike Tour Builder: Conquest Customs’ Scott Kietzmann

The Victory motorcycle customizer returns for the 2017 Hot Bike Tour

Conquest Customs attacks Devil’s Tower in Wyoming.

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Name: Scott Kietzmann
Shop: Conquest Customs
Location: Boca Raton Florida
Twitter/Instagram Handles: #conquestcustoms #americanmuscleseries


Describe yourself in three words?
Artist / GearHead / Working Man doin’ what I can ……….

What are you currently building?
2016 Victory Hammer S

What was your first bike?
1972 Honda CB 350

What is your all-time favorite bike?
Britton V1000

Scott Kietzmann is the only builder to win a Hot Bike Tour show with a Victory Motorcycle. Can he do it again?

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Why did you choose to work in the motorcycle industry?
In 2005 I had a vision of what I wanted to build on the Victory platform but could not find any shops that would take this machine seriously. See a need, fill a need.

What do you think the future of the motorcycle industry is?
Performance machines. The unridable monstrosities of metal and fiberglass need to go!

What is your greatest life achievement so far?
Besides my family, my business Conquest Customs..

What has been your biggest regret to date?
Not getting involved with the motorcycle industry until 2005

Conquest Customs boasts a killer stable of customized Victories to its credit.

Courtesy of Scott Kietzmann

What inspires you?
Craftsmen with “can do” attitudes, as long as there is talent backing it up.

Who are your three all-time favorite bike builders?
Roger Goldammer, Roland Sands, and Satya Kraus

Any last words?
It is an honor and a privilidge to be involved with this event as a representative for the Victory brand. Thank you Hot Bike Magazine for having faith in our style and choosing us as an invited builder for the past three years.