Tagged: Triumph

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...

Three Kinds of Trouble: 1973 Triumph Hurricane

Three Kinds of Trouble: 1973 Triumph Hurricane

Looking like a grownup version of a Schwinn bicycle, all the Hurricane X75 needs to be full-on childhood dream embodied in steel is a sparkly vinyl banana seat. A sort of proto-factory chopper originally...

1953 Triumph Tunderbird Black Bird

1953 Triumph Tunderbird Black Bird

It is well know that the market drives the manufactures. What the public wants, the public gets, or they go get if from someone else. This 1953 Triumph Thunder Black Bird personifies this demand...

1964 Triton for Sale

1964 Triton for Sale

I don’t often write up Triumphs here because they’re comparatively not all that rare. TriTONS, however, fit the bill and this 1964 example is exactly the kind of bike you’d want to buy: reluctant...

1949 Triumph Speed Twin

1949 Triumph Speed Twin

When you talk about Triumphs, most times you talk about the 1960’s Bonneville. A bike that dominated the landscape of imports, and had the power to back it up. What followed lead the Triumph...

1958’ish Triumph T100 road racer

1958’ish Triumph T100 road racer

When you talk about race bikes you have to talk about when it started, not so much where it is right now. When you race it and brake it, you have to fix it...