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Fred Krugger's extraordinary S&S-powered entry for the 2016 AMD World Championship of Custom Bike Building.

Mind. Blown: Krugger’s S&S-Powered ‘Ladd’


Winning the AMD World Championship of bike building takes skill, genius and commitment. And Fred ‘Krugger’ Bertrand has done it twice. Judging by his latest effort, he’s got a good shot at a third title. This handcrafted beauty is in Cologne right now, being showcased at the Intermot show and scrutinized by the AMD judges.

World champion bike builder Fred ‘Krugger’ Bertrand turns his hand to the Yamaha SR400, and the result is incredible.

Supercharged! The Yamaha SR400 gets Kruggered


We’re not sure how much longer Yamaha can keep the iconic SR400 on its roster. With European emissions laws tightening, its days are numbered. Still, the plucky little thumper remains a favorite with custom builders—even superstars like Belgium’s Fred ‘Krugger’ Bertrand, who has won the AMD World Championship twice.

Custom Ducati Scrambler by world champion bike builder Fred Krugger.

Magione: Krugger Remixes The Ducati Scrambler

As the Wheels & Waves festival winds down, stunning new custom builds are still being unveiled in Biarritz. The latest is this Ducati Scrambler called ‘Magione,’ from Belgium’s Fred ‘Krugger‘ Bertrand. Krugger has two AMD World Championship titles to his name, and he’s known for building cleaner-than-factory bikes. He backs up his craftsmanship with amazing…

Krugger hits the BMW K1600 for six

The BMW K1600 is a touring machine par excellence. It has six cylinders, seven computers, multiple drive modes and adaptive headlights. It’s the kind of machine that sends journalists into raptures, and wins Motorcycle Of The Year awards. It is not, however, a bike that anyone in their right mind would want to customize. The…

Krugger Overmile

Celebrated Belgian bike builder Fred Krugger has taken the wraps off his latest custom. ‘Overmile’ is a tribute to Krugger’s favorite motorcycle, the Harley-Davidson XR-750,…

Krugger Half Day

We must be due for a new release soon from acclaimed custom builder Krugger Motorcycles of Belgium. The workshop is a ten-minute ride from the…