Daytona 675Rs in World Supersport
For the 2017 season of World Supersport Profile Racing are sporting two entries, both on Daytona 675Rs - Luke Stapleford and Stefan Hill. This is despite Triumph no longer producing the Daytona 675R or offering much in the way of race support for them... or are they?
Date for Diary - The Despatch Rally, Dorset
The Despatch Rally event is a one-day event on the 7th May, open to all riders on any bike or scooter and aims to bring together the motorcycling community to celebrate and honour the Despatch riders from whom motorcycle culture descended. Consisting of 'Challenges' that you can undertake, this is not your usual Rally.
Motorcycles Exempt from New London T-Charge
T-Charge stands for Toxicity Charge and is being introduced on the 23rd October 2017 as an addition to the Congestion Charge to discourage drivers of older, dirtier vehicles (registered before 2006) from driving into London. This isn't the same as the ULEZ Zone which will start around 2019/2020.
Quail M/C Gathering Celebrates 50 years of the Daytona
It's been 50 years since the Triumph Daytona was made available to the public and Gary Nixon won the Daytona 200 race on a Triumph Daytona. Among world-wide events celebrating the anniversary is the Quail Motorcycle Gathering in Carmel, California, USA being held on the 6th May from 10:00 to 13:00.
Classic Triumphs in February Auction
The Classic Vehicle auctioneers H and H are holding their first motorcycle auction of the year on the 22nd February at the Donington Park Race Circuit at Castle Donington, Derby, Derbyshire, DE74 2RP and amongst the motorcycles up for auction are four rather nice Triumphs.
New model profile added
A new profile has been added to the list of Triumph motorcycle models on this site: The Daytona T100D (1973). In August of 1973 Triumph started pre-production on the successor to the T100R Daytona, the T100D - D being 'Disc' or 'Development' or 'Daytona' depending on who you talk to.
We Ride London's First Meeting
The We Ride London group, campaigning for less charges and more encouragement for motorcyclists to use their bikes in London, are holding their first ever campaign meeting on the 21st February at The Bike Shed in London. All bikers are welcome to go along to help shape the campaign.
New Street Triple UK Prices Announced
We already knew that the base 765cc model Street Triple S was available from £8,000, but now Triumph have announced the prices for the other models. The 660cc Street Triple A2 Licence version is the cheapest at £7,700 which should encourage a lot of younger riders.
Trifest Skegness T-Shirt Design Unveiled
Following on from the announcement of the Trifest Somerset T-shirt earlier this month, we can now unveil the design for the Trifest Skegness T-shirt. These will be available on the TOMCC Merchandise site to buy in the run up to the Trifest Skegness event in October for only £15 each.