Tagged: Bonneville

Tea with Hot Sauce: 1967 Triumph Bonneville with Tracy Bodywork

Tea with Hot Sauce: 1967 Triumph Bonneville with Tracy Bodywork

While this Triumph Bonneville with Tracy bodywork is really more dirt-track than actual sportbike, but it’s cool and rare enough I thought it was worth a post. During the wild-and-woolly 1960s and 1970s, body...

On Rails: 1976 Honda CB750 Bonneville Salt Flat Record Holder

On Rails: 1976 Honda CB750 Bonneville Salt Flat Record Holder

Well, this Honda CB750 probably doesn’t fall under our usual parameters for “sport bike” but it is most definitely a “race bike” and how could we possibly exclude a machine that has successfully Even...

The Quest for Speed: 1955 Triumph Salt Flat Racer

The Quest for Speed: 1955 Triumph Salt Flat Racer

This very cool 1955 Triumph Salt Flats racer looks set to conquer the place that gave the later Bonneville its name. With its bare-metal, hot-rod style and immaculate preparation, it looks lean and stripped...

Marvelous Mutt: 1968 Rickman Metisse Triumph for Sale

Marvelous Mutt: 1968 Rickman Metisse Triumph for Sale

In the 1960’s and 1970’s, if you weren’t happy with the handling of your stock motorcycle, you could contact a number of different specialist frame companies for your racebike or road-legal custom. Among these,...

The End of the Line: 1983 Triumph Bonneville TSS for Sale

The End of the Line: 1983 Triumph Bonneville TSS for Sale

Reader Jess pointed out this Triumph Bonneville TSS the other day, so I thought I’d write it up for you all. A bit of a forgotten bike from the early 1980’s, it highlights both...

None More Blue: 1979 Triumph Bonneville Cafe Racer

None More Blue: 1979 Triumph Bonneville Cafe Racer

I wanted to break up the weird, Italian trend a bit, although it will be back tomorrow with another Guzzi I’ve never actually seen for sale before… I don’t often post up Triumph Bonnevilles...

A good time for buying a Bonneville in the Northwest

A good time for buying a Bonneville in the Northwest

I am always looking at Craigslist from Vancouver BC down to San Francisco CA for potential Fly and ride purchases that will never happen. This week seems to be the time to buy a...

Back from Bonneville

Back from Bonneville

You can see pictures on the internet and read peoples tails about the salt flats at Bonneville, but until you drive your rental car off the pavement and onto the salt the true size and expanse can...

1963 Triumph T120 Bonneville

1963 Triumph T120 Bonneville

“Attention Collectors” is how the seller starts discribing this Triumph Bonneville offered now on eBay. I think more then just collectors should be interested in this bike, specifically anyone who is into classic motorcycles, any...