I had over 63,000 miles on my 2008 Bonneville 865cc engine and it needed a valve job. So, instead of doing that only, I decided to send the entire engine to Bill Gately of Bonneville Performance, for a complete engine overhaul and upgrade modification! My final engine will have the same spec’s as ...
Motor Cycle News just released this very interesting video comparing the Triumph Thruxton R with the Yamaha XJR1300 and the BMW R nineT Sport. Guess which one wins “by a long shot?”
This video produced by Triumph features Stuart Wood, Triumph’s Chief Engineer, sharing the background and styling approaches the company took as it went through the process of redesigning the entire Bonneville family of motorcycles for 2016. An insightful watch for any Bonneville enthusiast!
Triumph America has recently released a new YouTube video titled “Inspiring a generation – Modern Classics and Customization” that highlights Dutch from London’s The Bike Shed who weighs in on the custom motorcycle scene and the role the Bonneville has had within it. He has some interesting perspectives on this topic… worth watching!
All you Thruxton enthusiasts will appreciate this new first test ride video out on the new 2016 Thruxton models.
After the early test ride report we saw online in Decmber for the 2016 Triumph Street Twin (By Michael Neeves) at http://www.motorcyclenews.com/news/first-rides-tests/2015/december/first-ride-triumph-street-twin/, I just saw the first 2 test ride reports online of the new 2016 Bonneville T-120 and Thruxton R that sport the new liquid cooled 1200cc parallel twin engine. Both of the new […]
Charley Boorman of Long Way Down/Long Way Round fame stars and narrates in this newly released Triumph Motorcycles video on the 900cc 2016 Street Twin.
I’m proud to be supporting and helping this great brand in their USA racing investment. Included in this retrospective are shots of my friend Bill Gately, owner of Bonneville Performance, and AMA Pro Flat Track team rider Jake Shoemaker #55.
Jon Bussert, General Manager of Windy City Triumph and Triumph North America teamed up last night to reveal the new lineup of 2016 Bonnevilles to a select group of midwest Triumph dealers, owners, riders and brand enthusiasts. It was an unprecedented way to connect the brand with those who most effectively promote and encourage Triumph’s […]
Last night I attended Triumph’s Chicago market unveiling of the new 2016 lineup of redesigned and reengineered Bonneville models for 2016. The event was held at Revel, 1215 West Fulton Market in Chicago. Here’s a short video of the venue with the 2016 models that were on display. 2016 Bonneville Street Twin Shorter folks are […]
Here’s a digital painting of my 2008 Triumph Bonneville Black, after a lot of customizing.