Twin Talk

General interest posts on a range of Bonneville Twin topics and subjects.

Triumph Announces New Street Cup

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...

Scottoiler Install

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...

MCN Best New Retro Shootout Video

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?" (Video no longer available) SPOILER ALERT: The Thruxton R!

The Engineering Behind the New Bonneville Family

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...

2016 Street Twin Video

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...

Triumph Motorcycle Racing – 2015 in Review

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...