Tag: Triumph motorcycles

  • LC Fabrications TT Deluxe

    LC Fabrications TT Deluxe

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,,

    There doesn’t seem to be a street address anywhere on the LC Fabrications website. We’re just told that the company “was born in the corner of a machine shop in the hills of Virginia, where the history and traditions of the past still thrive.” The… Read more »

  • Triumph Trophy Flat Tracker

    Triumph Trophy Flat Tracker

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,

    Pick up a copy of the latest Greasy Kulture magazine, and you’ll see a feature on this terrific Triumph. It’s an ex-police TR6P—a “Saint”—transformed into a US-style flat tracker. Sitting in the ’67 Trophy frame is a potent ’64 Thunderbird motor force-fed by a Subaru… Read more »

  • Chanel motorcycle

    Chanel motorcycle

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,,

    The fashion websites were buzzing yesterday with news of a Chanel shoot on Rue Royale in Paris: It’s apparently for the press kit of Chanel’s next collection. Karl Lagerfeld was there, and so was this custom motorcycle. According to WWD Fashion, the bike was built… Read more »

  • Wrenchmonkees Hardtail Chimp

    Wrenchmonkees Hardtail Chimp

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,,

    The latest custom from the Copenhagen hotshop Wrenchmonkees is based on a Triumph Bonneville T120. And no, it’s not for sale. Wrenchmonkees #14 is called ‘Hardtail Chimp’ and was built in conjunction with owner Peter Kilmose, pictured—who has thoughtfully set up a blog to document… Read more »

  • MI3: Triumph Scrambler

    MI3: Triumph Scrambler

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,,

    It’s easy to spend a small fortune recreating the classic motorcycle ‘look’. But some relatively new bikes will give you a head start, and the Triumph Scrambler is one of them. The machine above was lightly modified for Mission Impossible 3, with retro knobbly tires,… Read more »

  • LSL Clubman T 860R

    LSL Clubman T 860R

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,,

    The German tuner LSL-Motorradtechnik is developing a signature look for its products, making them immediately identifiable regardless of the base bike. The latest cafe racer to roll out of the Krefeld factory is the T 860R, based on the Triumph Thruxton. Like last year’s W… Read more »

  • Atom Bomb Customs Triumph TR6R

    Atom Bomb Customs Triumph TR6R

  • Mr Martini M-Tripp

    Mr Martini M-Tripp

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,,

    Idiosyncratic Italian builder Nicola Martini has a new custom to tease us with. The M-Tripp is based on the Triumph Thunderbird Sport, and looks usuable as an everyday bike. (It’s certainly more conventional than its predecessor, the wild Matty Yu-Stone.) The riding position looks comfortable,… Read more »

  • Four Aces Triumph Hot Rod

    Four Aces Triumph Hot Rod

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,,

    Four Aces Cycle Supply is a custom Triumph specialist based in Pacoima, California. These Valley boys ‘worship at the altar of the ribbed fender and peanut tank’, as this Pre-Unit Hot Rod shows. It arrived at the workshop for some minor fixing up; it left… Read more »

  • 1973 Triumph X-75 Hurricane

    1973 Triumph X-75 Hurricane

  • Steve McQueen Métisse Desert Racer

    Steve McQueen Métisse Desert Racer

  • Chris Hunter Classic Motorcycles ,,

    Steve McQueen’s most famous motorcycle has been recreated by the Rickman Brothers, legendary themselves within the moto fraternity. Just 300 examples of the Desert Racer will be built, by hand, and retailing for £13,000 (US$18,000) a pop.

  • Mr Martini Matty Yu-Stone

    Mr Martini Matty Yu-Stone

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,,

    Our favorite Verona-based bike builder, Nicola Martini, has come up with another cracker. This time it’s the Matty Yu-Stone, a hardcore cafe racer with a neat flame job … and apparently no fuel tank. Okay, this motorbike is not going to beat a Yamaha Tenere… Read more »

  • Totti Triumph 1508 Hot Rod

    Totti Triumph 1508 Hot Rod

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,,

    Roberto Totti of Bologna is one of Italy’s most prolific custom bike builders, and he’s been getting a lot of attention lately on the interwebs. One of his latest motorcycles is the 1508 Hot Rod, inspired by American custom cars from the 1960s. (The 1508… Read more »

  • Mr Martini Triumph Super Cooper

    Mr Martini Triumph Super Cooper

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,,

    According to Sideblog, Mr Martini “might just be the world’s best modifier of Hinckley Triumphs”. And after checking the motorbikes on his website, we’re inclined to agree. We’re especially taken with the Super Cooper cafe racer, Mr Martini’s creative reinterpretation of the Triumph 900 Adventurer.… Read more »

  • 2008 Hyde Harrier Jubilee

    2008 Hyde Harrier Jubilee

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,

    The Hyde Harrier Jubilee has been created by Triumph specialists Norman Hyde and Harris Performance. The £3995 Base Kit contains all major parts needed to modify your Bonneville, including a new frame and swing arm, fuel tank, and footrests and linkages. The bike in the… Read more »

  • Mecatwin Triumph 800 Racer

    Mecatwin Triumph 800 Racer

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,,

    From its atelier in Montargis, an hour’s brisk ride south-east of Paris, Mecatwin produces some of Europe’s most beautiful Triumph and Harley customs. Its Triumph 800 Racer is a work of art and produced only on request. Carbon and kevlar are used to keep weight… Read more »

  • Triumph Bonneville Belstaff

    Triumph Bonneville Belstaff

  • Chris Hunter Production Motorcycles ,

    The Belstaff motorcycle fashion label is now Italian-owned, but the company still plays on its gritty English heritage. Earlier this year it teamed up with Triumph to create a limited edition to mark the Bonneville’s 50th anniversary. Photographer Nick Dunmur ably captured Belstaff’s signature colors… Read more »