Channel 4 looking for Sheds of Junk/Triumphs
Have you got a barn or shed stuffed with unwanted clutter? Then Channel 4's Find It, Fix It, Flog It is looking for you. This is your chance to take part in a new series of shows where they search through your shed, find items that you are happy to let go, do them up, then sell them for a profit.
Calling all Triumph Collectors...
...but not just any Triumph collectors. Louise Hoffman wants to find a Triumph collector who has six or more Triumphs and who wants to show them off and talk about the various machines in a special article that Louise is writing for an online journal. An Interviewee has now been found.
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.