British Legends Tail Tidy For Triumph Bobber

British Legends are a French company specialising in Triumph aftermarket custom parts including this tail tidy for the Triumph Bobber which is their own creation. Like the BAAK tail tidy, it uses the original holes in the fender so there’s no drilling involved to make it fit. Unlike the BAAK offering though, it uses some clever … Read more

Are Bobbers Good For Long Rides?

where are Triumph Bobbers made

After my planned trip to the Western Isles of Scotland was put on hold by the Covid lockdown I decided to test the comfort of my Bobber by doing a few hundred miles (mostly none stop) around the Isle of Man TT course. Are Bobbers good for long rides? I consider my Bobber to be … Read more

Bobber Bikes – 14 Bobbers You Can Own Today

Bobber bikes

The original low slung Bobber bikes were stock American motorcycles which the owner would lighten by removing all none essential parts. Those huge fenders on the big ol’ Harley’s and Indians of the 1920’s and 30’s would be shortened or ‘bobbed’ and the Bobber culture was born. Nothing will ever replace the satisfaction of building … Read more

Old Bikers Tale: Tips On Returning To Motorcycling

Triumph Bobber outside Manx Motor Museum

As an old biker who recently returned to 2 wheels after a near 20 year lay off I thought I’d share the differences I found between owning and riding the motorcycles of the previous century and todays modern motorcycle. Are you an Old Biker? Old bikers are motorcyclists who stopped riding for a prolonged period. … Read more

Triumph Bobber – 3 Year Review

Bonneville Bobber at the Manx Motor Museum

I’m just coming to the end of my third Summer as a Triumph Bobber owner. I’ve had a great time with the Bobber and I’ve really enjoyed getting back into motorcycling. What follows is how I came to choose the Bonneville Bobber, how I’ve made it my own and how I’ve found it over the … Read more

Triumph Bobber Tool Bag From Bike Bros

Tool bag by Bike Bros

I spotted the tool bag on a custom Triumph Bobber done by the Bike Bros in Germany. I preferred the look of it to the official Triumph offering so contacted them via Facebook to see if they had any plans to produce some to sell to the Triumph Bobber community. The answer was yes and … Read more

Bonneville Bobber – First Look Video

The Triumph stand was particularly busy at this years Motorcycle show at the NEC (Birmingham, England) when I visited on Friday and it seemed most like me were wanting a first sight in the flesh of the eagerly awaited new Bonneville Bobber. Here’s a video I took of it on the 360 turntable together with … Read more