The Staffordshire Bike Show is always a favourite of mine and nostalgia oozes from every turn; whether that be a box of spares or the shiny pride and joy of a beloved owner.
I can across an emotional "Blast from the past" when I stumbled across a pristine line of Yamaha FS1E's. I was in awe of my 16 year old school friends who owned such a prize, a 50cc "Fizzy", something my meagre paper round couldn't finance
In reviewing this book the first thing to say is that anyone that rides the Isle of Man TT deserves respect. I’ve tried going nearly 200mph on a Hayabusa and that’s an experience neither me nor my underwear are in any hurry to repeat.
That being said, how does the book stand up?
Aggressive, agile and purposeful; the legendary Triumph Speed Triple created the performance naked category back in 1994 and coined the phrase ‘factory streetfighter’.
The latest generation of Triumph’s modern motorcycle icon builds on the Speed Triple’s perfect balance of power, handling, and capability, making it the most advanced and powerful Speed Triple ever built. The new S and RS models are improved in every way, with the RS having the highest ever level of specification to reflect its new name and pedigree.