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Hagerty Employee

The Triumph Silver Jubilee Bonneville's reign was short-lived

Triumph's promotional film for the 1977 Silver Jubilee Bonneville was a classic that still resonates today. A middle-aged former biker, having abandoned motorcycles to mortgage, marriage and kids, catches sight of the Bonnie on TV-and something snaps.
https://www.hagerty.com/media/motorcycles/the-triumph-silver-jubilee-bonnevilles-reign-was-short-liv...
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Gary_Bechtold
Specialist

Sounds like the idea was greater than the execution. Pretty 70's for sure.
Isaiah1000
Intermediate Driver

That picture of it in the lean with the peg almost dragging... I know everyone talks about pegs dragging but I had one catch and kick the rear end into the air; scared the crap out of me but somehow I didn't crash