The start of a foundational chapter from almost a decade ago, our shop Thruxton 900 played a big role with where we are today. This evolution starts back in early 2011 where we were approached by Cafe Racer TV for an opportunity to work together on a cafe racer build featured on Cafe Racer TV's show.
Back in early 2011, we were approached by Cafe Racer TV for an opportunity to work together on a build to be featured on their show. Upon agreeing, we were given a task to enhance the handling, performance and appearance of a 2011 Triumph Thruxton only using bolt on parts within a 24 hour period while being filmed.
Started from our previous Thruxton 900 EFI build, Cafe Racer Deux, we've started by switching the controls to Bonneville foot controls then the wheels to Scrambler 19/17" wheels then the rest of the bike was done up with bolt-on components
Starting off as a 2011 Triumph Thruxton, this bike has been through many iterations (link here for history) from Cafe Racer to a Sled then now a Street Tracker using a mixture of bolt-on components & stock components from different models. See parts list below:
Gardena, CA -- When we first got our hands on this 2011 Triumph Thruxton, we did what felt natural. The stock machine was infused with cafe racer DNA so we doubled down on the classic vibe; focusing on performance upgrades,...