Triumph Will Use Rocket to Attempt World Record

ATLANTA (September 3, 2014) – With over 100 years of motorcycling history and numerous land speed world record titles, Triumph Motorcycles America, in cooperation with Castrol, Hot Rod Conspiracy, and Carpenter Racing, returns to the world famous Bonneville Salt Flats… Continue Reading


Riders Discount Racing Makes History Becoming First Triumph To Win Daytona From Pole Position

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 15, 2014) – Danny Eslick and the #69 Riders Discount Racing team made history by becoming the first Triumph team to win the Daytona 200 from the pole position. Eslick is the first Triumph rider to… Continue Reading


After 40 Year Absence, Triumph Returns To The Pole At Daytona


Three Of The Top 10 Qualifiers Are Riding Triumph’s Daytona 675 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 14, 2014) – Two-time AMA Pro Daytona SportBike champion Danny Eslick and the #69 Riders Discount Triumph team won the pole position for the 73rd running… Continue Reading


2014 Triumph Thunderbird Commander and LT Ride Review

by: Scott Cochran photos by: Alessio Barbanti, Paul Barshon, Tom Riles & Freddie Kirn March 6, 2014: Maybe I was surprised because Southern California wasn’t on my motorcycle riding radar. Yet here I am, just north of downtown San Diego on… Continue Reading


Castrol Rocket Aims for World Land Speed Record

  ATLANTA – Once proclaimed the king of the Bonneville Salt Flats, Triumph Motorcycles is back at work on its latest innovation, this time with the world’s most technologically-advanced streamlined motorcycle – the Hot Rod Conspiracy/Carpenter Racing Castrol Rocket. The… Continue Reading


You Won’t Believe Which Brand Received The Worst “Reliability” Rating


Consumer Reports surveyed 4680 subscribers who are motorcycle owners about the reliability of their motorcycles.  Out of those who responded to the survey, BMW touring and dual sport owners reported more problems with their motorcycles than owners of other brands.… Continue Reading


Triumph Motorcycles recalls 2012-2013 Street Triple and Street Triple R models for ABS problems

Triumph Street Triple R 09  2

Triumph Motorcycles is recalling certain model year 2012-2013 Street Triple and Street Triple R motorcycles manufactured in July 2012; and model year 2012-2013 Daytona 675 and Daytona 675 R motorcycles manufactured September 2012 through June 2013. Due to a manufacturing… Continue Reading


Triumph Motorcycles (Triumph) is recalling certain model year 2012-2013 Speed Triple motorcycles

Triumph Motorcycles (Triumph) is recalling certain model year 2012-2013 Speed Triple motorcycles manufactured June 2012 through January 2013. Due to the incorrect engagement of the neutral switch and gear selector drum, the neutral light may remain illuminated despite the motorcycle… Continue Reading


Triumph Recalls Daytona, Street Triple and Thunderbird Models For Wheel Bearing Problems

Triumph 675 front wheel

Triumph Motorcycles (Triumph) is recalling approx 250 2011-2012 Daytona 675 and Street Triple motorcycles and 2012 Thunderbird and Thunderbird Storm motorcycles.   The wheels were assembled with bearings of an unknown quality.  Wheel bearings of poor quality could fail unexpectedly,… Continue Reading


Triumph to Fix Labels on Trophy Models

Triumph Motorcycles (Triumph) is recalling certain model year 2013 Trophy motorcycles manufactured from September 5, 2012, through November 29, 2012. These motorcycles were produced with a label bearing incorrect tire data which fails to conform to the labeling requirements of… Continue Reading