Upcoming Events

Apr
22
Sat
9:00 am The 37th Carole Nash Internation... @ Staffordshire County Showground
The 37th Carole Nash Internation... @ Staffordshire County Showground
Apr 22 @ 9:00 am – Apr 23 @ 5:00 pm
A flagship event of the classic motorcycling calendar, the Carole Nash International Classic MotorCycle Show is well into its fourth decade and is still going strong. Welcoming the very best that classic British motorcycling has[...]
May
6
Sat
all-day Endurance Legends at Donington Park @ Donington Park
Endurance Legends at Donington Park @ Donington Park
May 6 – May 7 all-day
UK’S ONLY 4HR CLASSIC MOTORCYCLE ENDURANCE RACE WILL RETURN TO DONINGTON PARK ON 6-7TH MAY 2017 After the huge success of the inaugural Endurance Legends in October 2015 – the UK’s first 4 hour classic[...]
Jun
8
Thu
all-day Ton-Up Track Day @ Lurcy Levis Circuit
Ton-Up Track Day @ Lurcy Levis Circuit
Jun 8 – Jun 10 all-day
For the past 19 years, the Ton Up Club have organised this excellent annual track day weekend in France. Dedicated to pre-1983 British and pre-1985 Italian bikes, it always attracts an impressive collection of classic[...]

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Monthly Archives: April 2016

Das Mottorad – Spot Tracker for this weekend

The “Das Motorrad” Commemoration Run is this weekend with John Young, Norman Burrows and George Heeres making the epic journey.  You can follow their progress here:

 

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New Book Launched

One of our club members, Chris Rooke, has just released a new book.  Its available from a number of sources including Amazon.

How to Restore Triumph Trident T150/T160 & BSA Rocket III: YOUR step-by-step colour illustrated guide to complete restoration (Enthusiast’s Restoration Manual)

C Rooke bookWritten by an enthusiast with many years experience of working on classic British motorcycles but with little experience of working on these iconic machines this book covers the complete dismantling, refurbishment, and rebuilding of two Tridents: a 1973 Triumph T150V and a 1975 Triumph T160. This immensely helpful book covers all parts of the rebuild in great detail; parts that other manuals gloss over, leaving the restorer confused and frustrated. From the simplest of jobs, such as removing the fuel tank, through to detailed explanations of rebuilding the engine and carburettors, this manual is an absolute must for any enthusiast contemplating working on their Triumph or BSA triple. Over 650 colour photographs and detailed text descriptions clarify every stage … engine, gearbox, clutch, electrics, frame, wheels, forks, swinging arm, brakes, instruments … the whole bike! Highly readable and entertaining, the author readily admits to the various pitfalls and mistakes he makes in order for others to avoid them. Designed to sit alongside existing workshop manuals, this book is intended to help the owner complete a full restoration of their beloved triple. Essential garage literature!

 

Wall of Death bike at B25

WoD tridentWe are delighted to announce that Guy Martin’s Wall of Death bike will be on display at Beezumph 25!

The bike is a Rob North replica framed trident engine, specially prepared with help from Les Whiston of Rob North Triples for Guy’s recent world record breaking wall of death ride.