Triumph Launch New Speed Triple 1200RS
Triumph have today (26/1/2021) launched their new Speed Triple 1200RS online. In a video featuring Matt Roberts as the presenter and introducing several key Triumph personnel we got to see, hear, and explore the new machine. It has an all new 1160cc lump which has been developed from the ground up.
TOMCC AGM 6th June 2021
At least, we hope so. This is a much later date than normal in the hope that by then the COVID situation will have improved enough to allow it to take place. The AGM last year was postponed and eventually held as a Virtual event - we are very much hoping we won't have to do that this year. Full details will be in Nacelle.
Trifest Somerset Itinerary Published
We are hopeful that this event will be going ahead, but of course it will depend on the COVID situation in the UK. Keep watching out for any updates. In the mean time there are only limited places available - one caravan, four services pitches, and six un-serviced pitches - so get in quick if you want to attend.
New Speed Triple Launch on 26th January
Triumph will reveal their "all-new" Speed Triple 1200 RS on the 26th January at 12pm GMT. We've all see the spy shots right? If not then see the MCN article below. It was about time the 1050 model had a major refresh but what exactly can we learn from the initial teaser video released by Triumph?
UK National Motorcycle Museum Raffles Triumphs
In a "Triumph Over Adversity" appeal raffle to generate funds to keep the place going during lockdown. The Museum has been closed since March 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and given that their funding request was turned down their only source of income is their raffles and appeals.
Merry Christmas and a Better New Year
What a year! Che anno! It's not been how any of us thought or wanted and as 2020 draws to a close things still haven't returned to normal. From all of us at the Triumph Owners' Motor Cycle Club we wish everyone a Merry but safe Christmas and hope you have a better New Year than this one. Things can only get better.
Best Selling Triumphs in the UK for 2020 So Far
Figures for the first three quarters of 2020 have been analysed from the UK's DVLA and we can now reveal the top 5 best selling Triumphs over these first three quarters. Sales have remained strong despite the COVID-19 lockdowns and restrictions. The following analysis is all our own work from the DVLA's statistics.
Camden latest Council to Charge Bikers
Camden Council are proposing scrapping free solo motorcycle parking bays replacing them with pay-to-park facilities. What is worse is that they are rushing this through and you have only until 18th December to comment! Unless action is taken now, this is what you will have to get used to all over the country.
Bonhams "Winter Sale" on 11/12th December
This is a large auction with a lot of Triumphs in it - some may even be relatively cheap. If you're looking for a good Classic Triumph that you don't have much work to do on then one of the motorcycles on offer may be your thing. There are many other makes up for auction too - they're great to look at if nothing else.