New model profile added
A new profile has been added to the list of Triumph motorcycle models on this site: The Bonneville T120RT (1970). Needing to increase the capacity of the 650cc Bonneville T120 to compete in the AMA 750 cc class, Tricor (Triumph's East Coast US distributor) came up with a conversion kit.
TOMCC USA Branch to hold their First Club Meet
Up until now, the TOMCC USA Branch has been more of a virtual Branch than a traditional one, however all that is set to change. Their first Club Meet is set to take place on the 5th February at The Original Public House in Huntsville, Alabama. All Triumph Owners are welcome.
Triumph wins Two Awards from Motorcycle Live 2016
Following on from winning the Best Manufacturer Stand at Motorcycle Live in 2015, Triumph have again been awarded the Best Manufacturer Stand for 2016 and have managed to scoop the Best Manufacturer Experience award also.
NMM Live date announced 4/11/2017
Following the massive success of Museum LIVE over the past three years, Saturday 04/11/17 will see the museum host their 4th annual free open day when everyone will be invited to visit the museum collection free of charge.
NMM Friends Riding Activities for 2017
One of the most important aspects of the National Motorcycle Museum Friends Scheme is giving its members the chance to take part in some unique activities that just wouldn’t be possible otherwise. Some of this unique content includes our "Classic Bike Tours", "Ride a Classic Days" & our "Workshop Training Days". The museum is excited to announce the first of these dates for 2017 which are exclusive to friends of the museum. More dates will be announced during the year.
Prices for Street Scrambler confirmed
Triumph have apparently confirmed the pricing of their new Street Scrambler machine, according to Woods Motorcycles, at £8,900. There is currently no indication on the main Triumph website, but dealers are beginning to list the price on their websites.
Triumph National Rally (US) Dates
This year the US Triumph National Rally is taking place on the 23rd to the 25th June at the Oley Fairgrounds, 26 Jefferson Street, Oley, Pennsylvania, 19547. They are celebrating the 50th anniversary of Gary Nixon's win at the Daytona 200 in 1967 on a Triumph Daytona.
Bonneville Launch Night (UK)
The launch night for the 2017 Bonneville range in the UK is taking place on Thursday the 23rd February with all UK dealers taking part. The whole of the Bonneville range will be on show including the new Street Cup and Bonneville T100, and especially the Bonneville Bobber and the Street Scrambler models.
Triumph Launch the New Street Triple
In a star-studded launch at the ArcelorMittal Orbital in the Olympic Park (Stratford, London), Triumph unveiled their new Street Triple range to a crowd of fans. There will be three models in the range each with different power ratings and specs - the S, the R, and the RS.