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Goodbye Trophy

Goodbye Trophy

After eight years we say goodbye to our friends at Trophy Motorcycles who have done so much for the San Diego classic British motorcycle scene…Cheers!

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Jack Pine Cycle at Barber Vintage Festival

Jack Pine Cycle at Barber Vintage Festival

Every year thousands attend the Barber Vintage Festival in Birmingham, Alabama. This year, one classic Triumph enthusiast from Michigan was here on a special mission.

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Hansen Dam Rally

Hansen Dam Rally

Highlights of the 2016 Hansen Dam Rally hosted by the Southern California Norton Owners Club…”The best all British rally by a dam site!”

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Cachuma Lake British Bike Rally

Cachuma Lake British Bike Rally

Perhaps the most exciting British motorbike rally in the West during the late 90’s and early 2000’s was the Lake Cachuma Brtitish Bike Rally.  Lake Cachuma is back and quickly returning to the premier spot to celebrate classic British bikes under the command of Eddie Mulder.  Planning for the 2017 Rally is underway, here are highlights from last years rally […]

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Rigid Rear Wheel Bearing Replacement

Rigid Rear Wheel Bearing Replacement

If you’ve worked with the rigid frame Triumph rear wheel, you already know that it is its’ own unique setup with particularly unique wheel bearings. With few options for new bearing replacements, all of them on the expensive side, you may consider other wheel hub options. When the swing arm was introduced in 1954, the rear hub changed to accept […]

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Early 500cc Crankshaft Revival!

Early 500cc Crankshaft Revival!

No need to replace the early three-piece 500cc crankshaft with a two-piece 650cc one…sometimes an old fashioned revival does the trick!

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The British Iron Association of San Diego Annual Lakes Ride

The British Iron Association of San Diego Annual Lakes Ride

A beautiful Sunday morning ride on classic Triumph Motorcycles with The British Iron Association of San Diego in ‪15 seconds‬!

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Bikes, Bands & Birds

Bikes, Bands & Birds

When Trophy Motorcycles hosts Vintage Bike Night at their shop in San Diego, you can expect a whole lotta fun and plenty of Triumph’s.  Here it is in 15 seconds!  

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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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