Archive for ‘Triumph Tiger’

May 29, 2022

Michigan Miles

Highway 12
Green Corridors
Spring Foliage
May 8, 2022

Sheridan Road

Spring Spin

– a cool hundred mikes around Lake County with a brief sojourn into Wisconsin. I gotta say it but the bike is just a pleasure to ride.

May 1, 2022

Coming out of winter

Out & About

– Lake Bluff was the nearby destination with grey skies overhead. Project site visit to inspect trees that are going to be transplanted. Good to be on the bike in spring. New sheepskin saddle cover is plush and make you want to ride off into the west.

April 3, 2022

Big Cat

Tiger in the Dust

There are a few glowing articles out there about the new Triumph Tiger 1200. Redesigned from the ground up. The various models give blistering attitude for the asphalt roadways and the crude off-road trails. Press release was carried out in Portugal.

March 20, 2022

Padfoot and Harelip

Spring is in the Wind

– Bike running just great. Windscreen ideal to keep a cool lakefront air off me. Cup of coffee in Waukegan. Roads fairly quiet.

March 13, 2022

Winter Warmup

First Ride Out

finally able to get the Tiger onto the road today. Temperatures in the low fifties and blue blue heavens. The Lake echoed a classic Caribbean azure along the North Shore. New knobbly tires and clear tall windscreen were a treat. Short mulch path off road was transverse with ease.

February 28, 2022

Screen Time

Madstad

– clear view forward- I installed a new tall windscreen to the Tiger yesterday. Can’t wait to try it out this spring!

January 5, 2022

Caad

Tiger Claws

– temperatures are dropping in the usual January fashion. Here’s a Triumph Tiger being ridden with enthusiasm around a frozen lake. Tire studs a must.

December 31, 2021

Iberian Gato

The Cats Whiskers

Nomade Cycles, a Madrid-based custom garage, took a mid nineties Triumph 900 Tiger and gave it a desert sled look fit for any windmill tilting adventurer.

December 30, 2021

Tigers Throne

Tabby Triumph

– some curious whiskered chap enjoying the saddle prospect from a late sixties T100 Tiger.

December 29, 2021

Boots

Knobblies

A plethora of cussing and swearing echoed in my garage today as I wrestled the old tire off the back wheel and spooned on a rugged number. Front wheel the morn…

December 13, 2021

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Punkin Pie

– excellent decoration on one of my favorite puddin’s. Braap!

December 10, 2021

Big Cat

1200

– top of the line explorer from Triumph. 2023 model 1200cc Tiger Rally. RTW tool.

December 1, 2021

Knobby Clark

New Boots

– just picked up a pair of Continental TKC80’s. Give the underfoot grip a bit more bite on gravel roads. Looking the part!

November 29, 2021

View from the Cockpit

Best seat on the road!

– “It’s the ride of life the journey from here to there living and loving every moment like we have none to spare.” Jess “Chief” Brynjulson