Don’t buy a Triumph Thunderbird, Trophy & Tiger without buying this book first! Having this book in your pocket is just like having a real marque expert by your side. Benefit from Peter Henshaw's years of Triumph ownership. Learn how to spot a bad motorcycle quickly and how to assess a promising one like a professional. Get the right motorcycle at the right price!
Covers the period 1950-1983, and the following models:
1950-62: Pre-unit 650s – 6T Thunderbird, T110 Tiger 110, TR6 Trophy
1963-70: Unit 650s – 6T Thunderbird, TR6SS Trophy
1971-74: Oil-in-frame 650s – TR6RV Tiger
1973-77: Early Meriden – TR7 Tiger
1978-83: Late Meriden – TR7 Tiger, TR65 Thunderbird, TR7T Tiger Trail
Does not cover Twin-carburettor Triumph 650/750 (ie Bonneville), 350/500cc Tigers
● Introduction and Thanks
● Is It the Right Bike for You?
● Cost Considerations
● Living with a Triumph Thunderbird, Trophy & Tiger
● Relative Values
● Before You View
● Inspection Equipment
● Ten Minutes Evaluation
● Key Points
● Serious Evaluation
● What's It Worth?
● Do You Really Want To Restore
● Paint Faults
● Lack of Use Problems
● The Community
● Vital Statistics
This is an important investment - STOP! Don't buy a Triumph Thunderbird, Trophy & Tiger without buying this book first! One hundred colour photos, useful appendices and expert advice mean this book could save you 1000's.