Triumph Modern Classics

Team Triumph’s “Gypsy”

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When Todd Ligman and his build team from Team Triumph were tapped to create a unique custom for the Iron Moto Challenge, they turned to the history and culture of the motorcycles, and their riders, for inspiration. Their build, the Gypsy, is svelte, clean and simple in its approach, but every inch a traveller. Beginning with a bone-stock Triumph Bonneville T-100, the Team Triumph crew went to work with their own custom black wheel hubs, voltage regulator and throttle bodies. The trained eye will also notice that every single bolt was replaced during the build and the custom side covers, again a Team Triumph creation, devoid of ...

Windy City Triumph’s Bonneville “Simple Green”

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The world of custom bike building can be a very slippery slope. It doesn’t take long for those bar-end mirrors to lead to budget-busting touches like paint, wheels and some extensive motor work. Ken Rudoy and the Windy City Triumph team decided to showcase how careful costing and attention to detail can create an affordable custom that oozes creativity and cool. Their entry for the Iron Moto Challenge, dubbed Simple Green, is an example of just how far the average rider, with patience and (admittedly exquisite) talent, can go to creating a personal project on a without blowing the bank.   In lieu of pricey paints, ...

Give your bike a “Cafe” Style makeover with the BC Cafe Racer Seat

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The British Customs Cafe Racer Seat is one of the fastest and easiest ways to completely change the look of your Triumph Modern Classic. Its timeless cafe hump not only streamlines your Triumph’s shape, but delivers lower lumbar support for riders running the ton. BC’s designers artfully moulded the seat-pan and cover to a rearward taper, exposing the Bonneville’s subframe and creating a an instant visual highlight. The cafe look will never go out of style and with the integration of patented gel technology, you won’t have it parked long enough to ever care. Installed with one of BC’s knurled thumb screw options, ...