Meet Tim Stafford
Tim Stafford’s post-war BMW motorcycle restorations are world-renowned for their detailed exactness and Tim’s meticulous attention to details.
From an early age, Tim began to develop his skills in craftsmanship and artistry through a variety of hobbies and interests. While working as a sheet metal layout fabricator in one of San Diego’s shipyards, he discovered a new hobby when he got acquainted with the local, quirky, Vespa scooter community. Because many of the available Vespas were older and often in need of repair, Tim found himself tearing them apart, fixing them and bringing them back to life with his personal flair in custom paint and bodywork. With each Vespa he finished, he found growing demand to apply his skills and talent into others’ Vespas. Tim opened TJ Scoots and launched his career as a restoration and resto-mod expert.
The transition to post-war BMW motorcycles started with a story of some long-forgotten old German motorcycles hidden away in an overgrown yard. Tim had purchased a… continue reading