LeoVince USA Press Release: LeoVince USA is now carrying the new Factory R EVOII slip-on for the 2013 TriumphStreet Triple and Street Triple R. A full line of carbon fiber case covers is also available for the two updated Triumphs. The Factory R EVOII is available as a slip-on with a carbon or titanium canister, [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
2014 Triumph Explorer XC – First Ride Hightailing it around the Scottish Highlands on the Brit’s newest adventure bike.
Photographer : Alessio Barbanti
It’s all about the whiskey and the wool here in the Scottish Highlands…and of course, the wide-open spaces that nurture the requisite barley and sheep. Those same rolling hills and lush glens are also brilliant for adventuring. Just ask James Bond. And Triumph Motorcycle’s product manager, Simon Warburton, who’s invited us to the top floor [...]Read Full Post | Comments(4)
Photographer : Fran Kuhn, Illustrations: Tim Barker
The Mayans seriously screwed up. Either that, or we are not very good at reading their hieroglyphs. Most of us woke up last December 22nd and realized that the predicted doomsday hadn’t materialized. But it got the Cycle World staff thinking… Even though we dodged that one, shouldn’t we be prepared in case archeologists got [...]Read Full Post | Comments(17)
The Armageddon Tour: Adventure Bike Comparison Test – Bonus Video What will you ride to the end of the world?
Choosing a Triumph is already a bit of an alternative choice, and now there’s an alternative to the alternative for two of the company’s coolest bikes: The Speed Triple and Bonneville will be offered in Special Edition versions for 2013. Bonneville SE Visual enhancements to the Bonneville include a red frame and fenders, with a [...]Read Full Post | Comments(3)
AltRider Press Release: The Triumph Tiger Explorer 1200 is quickly becoming an industry leading adventure bike with new features to offer a fun ride that doesn’t have to end when the pavement does. The AltRider design team spent the time to create a strong design while making it easy to install on this 1215cc bike. [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Latus Motors Racing Press Release: Daytona 200 winner Jason DiSalvo, Daytona SuperSport race winner Elena Myers, and Canadian stand-out Kenny Riedmann will converge at Daytona International Speedway as teammates for this year’s AMA Pro Road Racing Daytona 200, riding matching Castrol Triumph Daytona 675Rs. DiSalvo won the Daytona 200 for Latus Motors Racing in 2011. [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Years sold: 2001-present MSRP new: $6999 (2001) to $10,499 (2012) Blue Book retail value: $3795 (2002) to $9390 (2012) Basic specs: A retro-styled, dohc parallel-Twin displacing either 790 or 865cc, depending upon year and model. The Bonneville was introduced in 2001 as a lone 790cc model, had the America cruiser version added in ’02, followed [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Cartagena, Spain—Having been on the job and in the saddle for the turn-of-the-century debut of the Triumph TT600, I can appreciate just how far the Hinckley, England-based firm has progressed since its inaugural foray into the highly competitive middleweight supersport class. The inline-Four TT and Daytona 600 that followed have become a distant memory, erased [...]Read Full Post | Comments(3)
Photographer : Jeff Allen
Large press conferences from Honda and Ducati held right before EICMA 2012 may have stolen a bit of the thunder from Milan’s annual motorcycle show, but we still came away impressed with the variety of significant new bikes on display. Although finding the 10 motorcycles that we’d most like to ride in 2013 certainly qualifies [...]Read Full Post | Comments(13)