1965 Triumph Bonneville.

PATIENCE and TRIUMPH

Patience is easily …mistaken for laziness and I’ve been rightfully accused of both.  A recent personal Triumph was due to about seventeen years of patience. A former employer (Ray) had a 1965 Triumph T120 Bonneville stored in a second story warehouse for twenty plus years. He acquired it from a Jaguar car dealer and collector…

Birthday, Vegas, Pio Pico Adobe

First, thank you to everyone who commented and emailed your feedback on helmets, we’re probably going to put that one on ice for awhile. I had another Birthday Monday so Lori baked a pie and we had special Birthday Tacos for dinner. Apple Strawberry Pie with Lori’s “Dustbowl” crust. Lori bought me a pair of…

Day Ride and shop shots

Cactus City Rest Area on the 10 East They have Rattlers here, but the sign says if you follow proper precautions you probably won’t get bit. Chiriaco Summit Coffee Shop serves Pretty good hamburger. See the Joshua Tree? There’s a bunch more in the park but I didn’t feel like stopping to take pictures. I…

El Mirage

It was about 38 degrees when I made it to El Mirage for the 6:45AM patrol meeting. It rained a little overnight which means dust was low, the track was hard and the air was dense. There was even a little tail wind for an extra push down the 1.3 mile course. It was a…