Draganfly add New Triumph Products
Draganfly's workshop has had their nose, and everything else, to the grindstone and they have lots of new parts to show off. Every new or back-in-stock item goes on their Facebook page first, so join them there too for the latest news! There are a few new Triumph parts that may be of interest to restorers.
Rocket 3 TFC Launch Events
If you want to know what a Rocket 3 TFC looks like up close then dealers are having launch events over the next month. Currently only some UK dealerships have posted up TFC Launch Events on Facebook, but others will likely follow and there may well be some in other countries so contact your dealer for more info.
New Street Triple RS being announced in October
Triumph have announced that there will be a new Street Triple RS for the 2020 model year and have released a teaser trailer for it. Full details of the machine will be announced on the 7th October. Also in the pipeline are several other new models as Triumph updates to keep pace with other manufacturers.
Silver Jubilee Bonneville up for Auction in October
Bonhams is holding the Autumn Stafford Sale at the Carole Nash Classic Motorcycle Mechanics Show on the 19th and 20th October 2019 at the Staffordshire County Showground, Stafford. Among the lots are two Triumphs, one being a Silver Jubilee Bonneville with very few miles so also almost certainly totally original.
NMM Live Timetable Released
The National Motorcycle Museum Live event is taking place on Saturday 26th October at the National Motorcycle Museum (West Midlands UK) and features Henry Cole and Sam Lovegrove from Shed and Buried alongside Steve Plater and John McGuiness, and Alex George being re-united with Slippery Sam.
Harry Woolridge R.I.P.
We are sad to announce that Harry Woolridge, a Club Vice President and ex-Triumph Meriden employee, has passed away. Best known for his 'Bible' books on the Trophy, and the Speed Twin and Thunderbird, Harry was a quiet person but was always ready to help out a fellow Triumph Owner with technical questions.
Free Cuppa or Soup for TOMCC members during Trifest Skye
Triumph Glasgow were so excited when they heard that there is a Triumph Owners Motorcycle Club National Rally in Skye in September! "It’s great to have even more Triumph Owners parading the roads of Bonnie Scotland! We salute you all!" They decided to do something to help all those on the way up to Skye.
Triumph Reveal UK and US Daytona Moto2 765 LE models
Triumph have today (23/08/2019) revealed both the UK and the US Daytona Moto2™ 765 Limited Edition motorcycles at the Silverstone race track during the MotoGP weekend. The machine is the first licensed by Dorna to carry one of their trademarks. The differences between the models appears purely cosmetic.
New book on Triumph Trident is a Best Seller
The new book "Triumph Trident: The Best Production Racer Ever" has only been out for a week but it's already the publisher's best selling book. Available in the UK for £14.99, in the US for $24.95, and all around the world this book has been written by Club Member and Leicester Branch Chairman Roy Maddox.