Origins of the Triumph Thruxton 900

The Triumph Thruxton Bonneville propelled Triumph to the winner's circle, and inspired the modern Thriumph café racer

David Hayden’s 1969-registered Triumph Bonneville Thruxton (foreground) with a 2005 Triumph Thruxton 900
David Hayden’s 1969-registered Triumph Bonneville Thruxton (foreground) with a 2005 Triumph Thruxton 900.
Photo by Robert Smith