BUT not cancelled. Unfortunately given the push-back of the removal of COVID protection measures within England, and the possible delay also happening in Wales, we have taken the difficult step of postponing the 2021 AGM for a second time. We are hoping to get a new booking for 19th September.
The Bonham's Summer Sale is taking place over three days in July and there are quite a few Triumph items up for auction in the 811 lots. Not all are motorcycles, there are also engines, projects, petrol tanks, and posters. However some of the Triumph motorcycles up for auction could be worth a bid or two.
According to the UK Government statistics - specifically the VEH0160 data set - which were published on the 13th May 2021 we can now reveal the best selling Triumph models in the UK for the whole of 2020. We can also compare the performance of Triumph against other manufacturers - click to read more.
This week we’re offering members a 10% Discount on TOMCC merchandise for orders of £30 and over. Simply place your order and add the MAYSAVER21 discount code at the checkout. This offer is available on TOMCC printed and embroidered clothing, headwear and accessories and ends on Sunday May 16th.
Although COVID has caused major disruption to the auction business with reduced lots and remote viewing, it hasn't killed them off completely and now that the pandemic threat is reducing they are beginning to get back to business. H&H are a case in point with their forthcoming auction in June at the NMM.
Racing as the Dynavolt team in the 2021 British Supersport race series, Triumph have today (26th April 2021) unveiled the look of their Street Triple 765 RS machine complete with fairings. The Dynavolt team is a partnership between Triumph and PTR (Performance Technical Racing) led by Simon Buckmaster.
The Trident Tour is coming to a UK dealer near you throughout April, May and into June. Accompanied by expert riders, you can see for yourself how the class-leading Trident performs on the road. There are full motorcycle or A2 license slots, just pick your favourite dealer and select one of six sessions.
...to take their survey on petrol engined motorcycles before April 20th. The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) has launched a poll of UK motorcyclists to gauge opinions on the use of petrol-powered motorcycles. The poll will close at 5pm on the 20th April 2021 but your answers will shape the future that MAG will fight for.
It is now on the 18th July 2021. So it was probably too much to hope that the previous date was going to remain in place with the ever-changing COVID restrictions but this time we might be a bit more confident about things. The venue remains the same - the Royal Victoria in Llanberis, Wales. See you there.
Triumph have revealed the prototype of an innovative advanced electric powertrain and battery, and the first styling sketches for their Project TE-1 prototype. This completes Phase 2 of this four phase project that was launched back in May 2019 by Triumph in collaboration with three other partners.
The UK's DVSA have reversed their decision to outlaw LED headlight bulbs fitted to motorcycles. In a special notice they have now advised MOT testers that such fitments should be allowed and should not be an MOT failure. This will apply to all motorcycles irrespective of age and is a welcome development.
New guidelines for riding but staying inside UK law have been issued by the NMC. The guidance has been prepared by the NMC in partnership with the organisations involved with the former Coalition of Motorcycling Organisations (CoMO) and the National Police Chief's Council. Click to read the guidelines in brief.
The end of lockdown is just around the corner and we'll all be out & about before you know it! What's even better is that we may well have some decent weather over the summer. To celebrate this the TOMCC have a new T-Shirt, Hoodie, and Sweatshirt design available at the TOMCC Merchandise site.
Legislation that is currently going through Parliament could be used to stop bikers meeting up at the regular bike meets through complaints about noise. Up to now the noise created by meetings hasn't been a public order matter but the new legislation could change all that with meetings stopped by just a few complaints.
For UK residents, the National Motorcycle Museum is raffling a 'Brand New' old stock Triumph T140D that has never been registered and is only showing 11 'push miles'. You only have until the 24th April as the draw will be taking place on the 25th April 2021. Raffle tickets are £2 each. Proceeds go to help the museum.
In another Tuesday lunch-time live-reveal by video, Triumph have outlined the details for their 2021 Bonneville range. The first impressions are good - there are performance tweaks, styling tweaks, and technology tweaks but the unique character appears to have been kept. Read on to find out more and what we think.