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A super skinny BMW flat tracker by VTR Customs of Switzerland.

The skinny on building a BMW flat tracker

Some builders search far and wide to find the perfect donor. But, sometimes, the right bike literally rolls through the door. This BMW belonged to a 75-year-old Swiss gentleman who had just decided to hang up his helmet. So he took his R75/7 to his local dealer and asked them to sell it for him.…

Not your usual BMW police motorcycle: this supercharged R80 is packing a NOS bottle and spits flames at the drag strip.

Not your usual BMW police bike: VTR’s blown R80

Police forces around the world love BMW motorcycles. But we’ve never seen one quite like this. It’s a law enforcement R80 RT from the late 80s, which originally ran with flashing lights, a fairing and police-spec panniers. Only the scars and the original blue emergency light remain. But this Swiss-built custom attracts way more attention…