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Sun, sea, and palm trees. A dream for many and rightly so. I might also add that the number of speed cameras can be counted on one hand and no large capacity bikes ever get stolen! Oh, I almost forgot to mention that there are no traffic police. “Fantastic!” I hear you say, all the …

A Big Bike for a Big Market The Indian market is dominated by smaller displacement bikes, but the Triumph Rocket 3 GT is not a small-displacement machine, and Triumph just launched it in India.  The bike was known to be going to India and other markets around the world, The Rocket 3 R hit the …

Triumph, despite having a bit of a bad Monday yesterday with the issue of two recalls, is having a much better Tuesday as they have officially unveiled the design prototype for the 2021 Triumph Trident. The Trident is the newest roadster style standard that Triumph has designed in quite a while, and will be powered …

Triumph Motorcycles America has issued a recall for the 2019 and 2020 Street Twin and Street Scrambler. The wiring harness from the dash and grips can become damaged over time due to being misrouted, and could cause the engine to suddenly stall with no warning. The issue at hand is the lower lug on the …

Ready to Cruise Around? Cruisers aren’t the massive sellers they used to be. However, manufacturers still sell a lot of them, which is why the cruiser style is still a big part of the industry. A lot of these machines are high-dollar bikes, but they don’t have to be. You can get a wonderful cruiser …

Get Your Tiger in the Philippines With adventure touring motorcycles being such a dominant force in motorcycling, it’s no wonder that Triumph is launching the new Tiger 900 in the Philippines. The company will compete with all of the other bikes out there from manufacturers like BMW and Royal Enfield for the valuable market in …

A New Naked from Triumph The Triumph Speed Triple is one of those bikes that everyone seems to love, and now Triumph looks like it’s going to make it even better. A new version of the bike was spotted testing. Images of the bike were posted by Motorcycle News and other outlets.  The new Speed …

A New Way To Get Around on a Triumph Electric motorcycles are going to become more prevalent with major manufacturers, but before we see those, many seem to be turning to e-bikes, as in bicycles. Triumph recently revealed its first e-bike ever, the Trekker GT. This marks the first of what could be a new …

Blacked-out Bonnies The Triumph Bonneville is a fantastic classic-looking motorcycle that’s popular around the world. Triumph has some Bonneville T100 and T120 Black special edition motorcycles, and the company launched the new editions of the bikes in India. The T100 Black takes the standard Bonnie and blacks out the exhaust system and puts black on …

Worldwide the Number Could be 400 The COVID-19 pandemic has had horrible effects on economies around the world. Triumph revealed that it is set to cut 240 UK staff members due to the pandemic. The number of people who could lose their jobs worldwide is expected to be “circa 400,” according to Motorcycle News. Those …

Make the Beast Roar Triumph’s new Rocket 3 power cruiser is an insane machine that puts out high power (more than 71 percent power than its rivals) and high levels of comfort. It’s a much-needed giant step forward from the previous Rocket 3. Despite the new Rocket 3 still being very new, Competition Werks already …

Need an Adventure Machine? The SUVs of the motorcycle world are adventure bikes. They’re the motorcycles that are designed to do anything and pretty much everything. They can take you across the country comfortably, traverse difficult terrain, and they even handle much better than expected on a twisty canyon road. These motorcycles are the Swiss …

Mecum Indy 200 Auction At the Mecum Indy auction, there will be a collection of 25 motorcycles up for sale. Al Phillips of Chicago will offer his long-time collection at the auction house for its Indianapolis sale on July 12, 2020. If you can’t find something out of this collection that you want to bid …

Bond, James Bond The 25th James Bond movie, No Time to Die, should come out this year. As with all Bond movies a good amount of attention will be paid to the cars he drives and the motorcycles he rides. While four-wheel vehicles typically have more importance in these movies, motorcycles routinely are an important …

No Need to Visit the Dealer Triumph is now selling gear and clothing online in the U.K. The company just recently launched a new online store. Right now this online store just services the U.K., but I wouldn’t be surprised to see Triumph expand it to other markets.  This is a smart move both because …

There have been a lot of really great sportbikes released in this last year, but a lot of them are high dollar. When I say that, I mean more than $15,000. Even many of the new middleweight sportbikes come with a pretty high price tag.  I’m not saying that means they’re overpriced. These machines are …

The Power Cruiser Doesn’t Disappoint The Triumph Rocket 3 is a motorcycle that should thrill you. I almost named it my pick for the motorcycle of the year, and Jim Pruner told me he would have made it his choice. Recently, Jay Leno had a chance to take the Rocket 3 out for a ride …

What Is the Best New Bike? Looking over the long list of new or updated motorcycles for 2020, I have to say that there are some truly killer machines out there this year. There are far more new or updated models than I originally thought, and there are standouts in each segment of the motorcycle …

The Triumph Lineup Only Gets Better in 2020 Triumph is the British motorcycle company that most North American folks think of when they think British bikes. The company has a very robust lineup. The Bonneville lineup alone is one worth considering no matter what you’re using your bike for. Add to the Modern Classics lineup …

2020 Triumph Tiger 900 GT, 900 GT Low, and 900 GT Pro Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Tiger 900 GT, 900 GT Low, and 900 GT Pro are all aimed at the road-going adventurer. While they are capable of off-roading, the primary objective is adventure touring. All three models …

2020 Triumph Tiger 800 XC Models Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Tiger 800 XC models are the kind of bikes you would probably want to have if you wanted to do a multiple day trip across some unfriendly landscapes. As with all submodels of the Tiger 800 model line, …

2020 Triumph Tiger 800 XR Model Range Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Tiger 800 XR model range consists of the XR base model, the XRx and XRx Low, and the range topping XRt. The XR models are the more road and urban focused adventure bikes, however they are certainly …

2020 Triumph Tiger 1200 XC Range & Desert Edition Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links For 2020, Triumph has released two types of adventure bikes, the 1200 XR range and the 1200 XC range. The XC models are more dedicated off-road adventure bikes, true to the spirit of multiple days on the go …

2020 Triumph Tiger 1200 XR Range & 1200 Alpine Edition Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links For 2020, Triumph has released two types of adventure bikes, the 1200 XR range and the 1200 XC range. The XR range is more road focused, aiming to be the ultimate adventure touring bikes that have the …

2020 Triumph Tiger 900 Rally & Rally Pro Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Tiger 900 Rally and Rally Pro models are dedicated off-road adventure bikes. They share the same engine as the base Tiger 900 motorcycle, an 888cc liquid-cooled DOHC inline triple producing 94 HP and 64 lbs-ft of …

2020 Triumph Tiger 900 Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Tiger 900 is a new model for Triumph, a motorcycle that was designed to bridge the gap between the entry level Tiger 800 and the serious enthusiast Tiger 1200 ranges. The Tiger 900 is powered by an 888cc liquid-cooled DOHC inline …

2020 Triumph Scrambler 1200 XC Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Scrambler 1200 XC is an interesting motorcycle, coming from the strangest of marriages. The styling, frame, and most of the equipment from the Street Scrambler. The engine from the Bonneville T120. Put them together, and you have the Scrambler …

2020 Triumph Scrambler 1200 XE Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Scrambler 1200 XE is an interesting motorcycle, coming from the strangest of marriages. The styling, frame, and most of the equipment from the Street Scrambler. The engine from the Bonneville T120. Put them together, and you have the Scrambler …

2020 Thruxton 1200 RS Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Thruxton 1200 RS is a brand new motorcycle for 2020, and an evolution of the Thruxton models of present and past. The RS takes the cafe racer DNA of the Thruxton 1200 R and injects it with memories of the many …

2020 Triumph Bonneville T120 & T120 Black Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Bonneville T120 and T120 Black are the continuation of the original Bonneville model that started production way back in 1959. The T120 packs a 1200cc parallel twin engine, producing 80 HP and 77 lbs-ft of torque mated …

2020 Triumph Bonneville T100 & T100 Black Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Bonneville T100 and T100 Black are a new variation on the classic Bonneville motorcycle, reworked to be friendlier to those that are coming to Triumph for the first time. Staying true to the silhouette of the Bonneville, …

2020 Triumph Bonneville Speedmaster Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Bonneville Speedmaster is the motorcycle that carries “British Attitude” on its shoulders. Powered by the classic 1200cc parallel twin, the Speedmaster makes 77 HP and 78 lbs-ft of torque, mated to a 6-speed transmission. The cruiser of the Triumph lineup, …

2020 Triumph Bonneville Bobber & Bobber Black Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Bonneville Bobber and Bobber Black are the mean street machines of the Triumph lineup. Both are powered by a 1200cc, 270 degree crank, SOHC parallel twin with 77 HP, and 78 lbs-ft of torque on tap. The Bobber …

2020 Triumph Street Scrambler Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Street Scrambler is a continuation of the model launched in 2017. Like many of the parallel twins of Triumph’s lineup, evolution and reworking have brought power from the 900cc SOHC 270 degree engine to 65 HP and 59 lbs-ft of …

2020 Triumph Bonneville Street Twin Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Bonneville Street Twin is an evolution of a model that has been one of Triumph’s best-sellers for many years now. The new specifications for the Street Twin give the 900cc engine 10 more HP, now at 65 HP, and has …

2020 Triumph Bonneville Speed Twin Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Bonneville Speed Twin reintroduces to a classic name to the Triumph lineup, as the original Speed Twin ceased production in 1966. The new Speed Twin is powered by a 1200cc liquid-cooled, 270 degree crank parallel twin that produces 96 HP …

2020 Triumph Speed Triple S & RS Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Speed Triple S and RS are Triumph’s entries into the streetfighter bike arena. Both models use the same new 1050cc liquid cooled DOHC inline triple, pushing 148 HP and 86 lbs-ft of torque through a rider assist …

2020 Triumph Daytona Moto2 765 Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Daytona Moto2 765 is a limited edition motorcycle, with a run of 765 units, that celebrates the return of Triumph to international motorcycle competition as the exclusive engine supplier for the FIM Moto2 Championship, the feeder series of MotoGP. …

2020 Triumph Bobber TFC Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Bobber TFC is a limited edition Triumph Factory Classic motorcycle, as only 750 will ever be made. Based on the standard 2020 Bonneville Bobber, the TFC will make 87 HP and 81 lbs-ft of torque from its 1200cc liquid cooled …

2020 Triumph Rocket 3 TFC Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Rocket 3 TFC is a limited edition Triumph Factory Classic motorcycle, as only 750 will ever be made. Based on the standard 2020 Rocket 3 R, the TFC will make 180 HP and 165 lbs-ft of torque from its …