11th August 2010
'Krugger' Bertrand is now wearing the World Champions'
ring after being named the 2010 AMD World Championship
of Custom Bike Building.
bike with which he claimed the title was built for Veon
Motorcycle's owner Peer Toftner and features a unique
electronically adjustable frame system developed by Peer
(pictured, left, with World Champion 'Freddie' Krugger)
in conjunction with Dutch designer Mark
van der Kwaak.
At the flick of a switch the V-Rod engined bike can be
transformed from a low-riding cruiser with long rake to
sport bike mode with a shorter wheelbase and steeper rake.
The radical machine even has two sets of foot controls
to match each style of riding.
win in the Championship follows on from third places in
both 2004 and 2005, a 13th place in 2008 and another third