Unit Garage is a cult name amongst well-heeled BMW enthusiasts in Europe. The Italian company makes beautifully engineered kits that make modern BMWs look like old ones.
If you love your R 1200 R but hanker after 1970s styling, there’s a kit for that. And if you have a modern R 1200 GS but want the look of the old Dakar bikes, there’s a kit for that too.
Unit Garage’s latest offering is a little different, though. It feeds off the current interest in scramblers, and gives the mid 80s K100 a timeless Gelände/Straße vibe.
“Two years ago, a client asked me to customize a K100 RS,” says Unit Garage boss Fabio Marcaccini. “It seemed like a good challenge, so I suggested making a scrambler, or rather, a ‘sKrambler’.”
Marcaccini and his crew began by dismantling the K100, and removing everything that didn’t serve a purpose.…