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Guy Procter  says:

BMW S1000RR streetfighter: so wrong it's right

Believe it or not, this is an S1000RR. No doubt some parts will make you laugh and others weep, but there’s no denying it's a really thorough desecration. As a lover of all eras of BMW, owner and builder Steve Culp was moved to give his bike a vintage makeover to make it comfortable for his ageing frame. We applaud the result.......

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  • Posted 4 years ago (13 May 2011 16:43)

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Feb 09

Posts: 515

Fuck me. I thought my slapper of an ex was ugly, but dear god, this thing makes my knackerbag look pretty!

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Dec 10

Posts: 12025

preunit says:

Whippet cross!


what do you get if you cross a whippet with a pitbull, leave in the dark and feed with steriods.......

Answer, an ill conceived mess!.

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biker bear


Mar 07

Posts: 3

biker bear says:


Why buy such an advanced bike as the S1000RR if you're going to butcher it cos you're getting older? Complete waste of money seeing as you've now blown all the chassis design and god knows what else. Leave customisation to cafe racers and resoration projects.

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Nov 05

Posts: 21

gamma498 says:

that is fucking horrible - I notice the builder hasn't shown his face to the camera, I'm pretty sure I wouldn't want people to know what I looked like if I'd 'created' that either!

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Mar 11

Posts: 5

missing the point

I agree with all these comments but he's done something that bikers should do more often which is to customise to your preferances maybe not to this extreme but to your own desired taste and for that i think its a brilliant concept (hope BMW dont make a production version hahaha)

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Oct 10

Posts: 138


That is one ugly bike!It seems the BMW design shop have sacked the team that drew up the beautiful S1000RR & re employed the tossers who normally draw them up again.You won't see many of these about i'm damn sure of that.

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Sep 10

Posts: 26

blackspot says:

one word: appalling

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Jan 08

Posts: 7

NewToN_ says:

I would guess that Steve Culp is both talented and eccentric with a split maybe more in favour of the latter.

To me what he has ended up with looks like a cross between a Buell XB12 and a Ducati Diavel.

In spite of most opinions I would suggest he will draw a big crowd where ever he goes on it.

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Oct 09

Posts: 223

ruxxy says:


Like the cool lamps and pin striping, real hints of post war BMWs. I draw the line at tassels. Bet it's fun.

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May 09

Posts: 508

speedo007 says:

Sorry, so ugly I had to post twice :P

Im sure its fun but why doesnt it have to look like a train reck...

Just replace the the gai seat, remove the huge radiator cowls and put a decent classic ONE headlight on it and it could be cool...

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