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Two by Four: A pair of wild BMW S1000 customs from VTR

Two by Four: A pair of wild BMW S1000 customs from VTR

BMW S1000 custom by VTR of Switzerland
VTR have a rep for building some of the wildest BMW customs. There’s a regular stream of Bavarian metal rolling through their workshop, and it’s only natural: VTR is the custom arm of the Swiss BMW dealer Stucki2Rad.

They’ve turned screws on everything from classic boxers to the R nineT—and even the R1200R. But they’ve only ever built one S-series BMW. Maybe it’s because the 1,000 cc four-cylinder platform doesn’t really lend itself to run-of-the-mill customization. Or maybe it’s because the first ‘S’ build from VTR ended up breaking the collarbone of shop boss Dani Weidmann.

BMW S1000 custom by VTR of Switzerland
But the VTR crew recently started itching to build another S-series BMW. So they scanned the Stucki2Rad demo fleet, and picked out two low-mileage 2017 models: an S1000RR and an S1000XR.…

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