Here’s a great video putting the entire history of Triumph Motorcycles in a single little neat package.
I’m an adventure spectator. I like watching the videos of the back country discovery routes, I’ve watched Ewan and Charlie ride “The Long Way Round” and I will probably watch their second series, “Long Way Down” (Scotland to Africa). I’ve driven ’round Newfoundland and envied the riders on their ADV bikes (Triumph Tigers, mostly) from […]
Here’s an interesting new development for British motorcycle brand enthusiasts! Read more here: http://www.motorcyclenews.com/news/2016/october/mahindra-acquire-bsa-motorcycles/
My bike is an EFI Bonneville. Tuning it is a different procedure from tuning a carbureted bike. Tuning an EFI involves computers and software and, even though I program for my living, on most days I feel I’ve had enough of computers. Fortunately, this isn’t too difficult. Why Custom Tune? Not long after I got […]
More details coming on October 25th. Get more details on the T100 Get more details on the T100 Black
Triumph has released information on a new Bonneville based product called the Street Cup, scheduled for official release on October 25th. It appears to be a cafe racer / Thruxtonized version of the 900cc Street Twin released earlier this year. Download the product brochure Triumph Street Cup Brochure in PDF format.
In a previous post, I wrote about installing the Scottoiler vSystem. I’ve been running this system for a little over a year, now, and it’s been working well for me. Perhaps too well: my attitude toward my chain became so carefree that I ultimately let it go too long without adjusting the tension. Then, I […]
This year I decided to participate in the Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride (DGR – Riding Dapper for a Cause) by riding in the Woodstock, IL event instead of my previous years participation in the larger Chicago event. My reasons were simple… I prefer a smaller group and the longer country road type of ride over the more crowded […]
What Is It? The Scottoiler is a small reservoir that you attach to your bike’s frame, which continuously oils your drive chain. I had heard about these and, after reading many posts over on Triumphrat singing their praises, I decided to give one a try on my Bonnie. I had to figure out which one, […]
I am pleased to announce that yours truly has acquired the New Bonneville Riders Forum. This existing Hinckley Triumph Bonneville online community has been in existence a number of years, but has lagged in activity in recent times. My goal is to inject some new life into the community, upgrade the platform and user experience, ignite the […]