Triumph

Flogged it Friday! Triumph Daytona 600 2004.

Flogged it Friday! Triumph Daytona 600 2004. “It was mint before the crash.” Not every bike that gets crashed ends up in the yard to be broken. Some bikes that have been written off and given a Cat N classification…

 

Make or Break? Triumph Daytona 1200.

Make or Break? Triumph Daytona 1200. “That’s a bit bright!” Yellow motorcycles, I’ve never been a fan! This big old Triumph looks like a chunky wasp with its custard yellow finish and black trimmings. In fact, every person that’s seen it…

 

Despair Shop 16 – Holey Crap Batman

Despair Shop 16 Holey Crap Batman. So last week’s episode told of a CBR1000f that I had acquired that had looked to be a bit of a bargain. This week I discovered why it wasn’t. I had sorted all the…

 

Triumphant – The Himalayan Tiger

Mid-1960’s; one nineteen-year-old medical student aboard his T100 crossed vast Indian plains and climbed snow-capped Himalayan passes multiple times. Similar distance to riding from Delhi to London’s Ace Café; his name is Irfan Sheikh Triumph in India Motorcycle exports to…

 

Motorcycle Top Trumps (Part 2)

We here at CB-Net figured we’d chuck some interesting bits and pieces at you about Triumph, which John Bloor resurrected almost 20 years ago. John Stuart Bloor made his fortune in the building trade, with Bloor Homes. He bought the…

 

Motorcycle Top Trumps!

You don’t have to fly the Cross of St. George outside your semi or wave the Union Jack around like a dervish to be a patriot. You could put your money where your mouth is and ‘buy British.’ Here’s our…