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Desert Triumphs

Desert Triumphs

Celebrating the 6th year anniversary of Trophy Motorcycles of San Diego in the Southern California desert.  Of course no desert motorcycle party would be complete with some Triumph desert sleds!

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Mods vs Rockers 14 in San Diego

Mods vs Rockers 14 in San Diego

In the 50th anniversary year of the clashes between the Mods and Rockers in England, we look in on the 14th Annual Mods vs Rockers event in San Diego and find that it’s Triumph that comes out on top!  This three day event hosted by Ton-up Club of San Diego features parties, live music and a great turn-out of Triumphs. […]

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A flat tracker of style and speed.

Triumph’s Return to the Flat Track of Del Mar

It has been over a decade since flat trackers navigated the famous Del Mar Mile. This weekend marked the return of flat track racing to Del Mar on the 1/8th mile arena and of course, once flat track-dominant Triumphs returned as well. Here is a view of the British set!

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Cyril Clarke Ltd  Lucas Stator Sale!

Cyril Clarke Ltd Lucas Stator Sale!

Here is a television ad we wish we’d see!

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58 year old motorbike captured using 150 year old "tintype" photography.

Tintype Triumph

Along with the great assortment of motorbikes gathered for the Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride this fall, another old-world artist showed up to capture the images not on film or SD card, but on silver-coated metal plate. Using the tintype process popular in the mid 1800’s, photographer Anton Orlov creates images that reflect the soul of the subject like no other medium. […]

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Three's a Charm

2014 Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride San Diego

Worldwide, the 2014 Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride raised over 1 million dollars to help find a cure for Prostate Cancer. Down in San Diego, distinguished gentlemen & gentle ladies prefer Triumph!

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Show Off

2014 El Camino Vintage Motorcycle Show & Swap

Instead of thousands of words to describe the 2014 El Camino Vintage Motorcycle Show and Swap, here are some photos…I think you will get the point!

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Trophy Triumph

Alley of Death Field Trials – Triumph Cleans Up!

It was a big day for Triumph at the 2nd Annual Alley of Death Field Trials in San Diego.  Six grueling events tested the skills of man and machine with Triumph coming out on top!

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The Streets of San Francisco…It’s Easy on a Triumph!

The Streets of San Francisco…It’s Easy on a Triumph!

Whether you are chasing bad-guys down Van Ness or just trying to make a quick get-away from Oakland to Sausalito, the Streets of San Francisco are easy on a Triumph! With its slim vertical twin 650cc OHV engine and superior handling in tight quarters, a 1962 TR6SS Trophy from Triumph Motorcycles is just the ticket…watch and see!!

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BSA Owners Club of Northern California Rigid Ride

BSA Owners Club of Northern California Rigid Ride

American Triumph joined the BSA Owners Club of Northern California on their Rigid Ride across 100 miles of scenic, twisty and narrow stage coach roads of San Mateo County. Several pre-war British rigids joined by early American v-twins and some “modern” pre-unit bikes made for an awesome sight on these old roads!           Cheers to BSAOCNC […]

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