The Salt Report - Bonneville
Aug 14, 2019
Aug 14, 2019
Mar 08, 2019
False starts, dead ends, missing parts, bereavements. Nobody said attempting a land speed record would be easy, but Ferg’s preparation of a production class Triumph Bonneville has faced, and now overcome, unexpected setbacks.
Sep 24, 2018
It’s been a winter of enormous work and engineering development but Fergus Maynes’s record-chasing Bonnie is now shaping up nicely.
Apr 26, 2018
Bad news: Ferg has had to put his record attempt back to 2019 after problems manufacturing pistons put too long a delay into the timeline for this August. But the good news is that the postponement will allow more valuable time for development and testing, which continues apace.
Mar 19, 2018
In this issue we take a ride out of this world, preview Energica's E-bikes for the new MotoE series, have video of the Akrapovi? Tribute to Superbikes from Slovenia, the return of a Vincent Down Under, and we have the next instalment of Ferg's preparations for his world land speed record attempt.
Feb 22, 2018
Fergs Triumph Bonneville T120R has taken great strides in its recreation as a land-speed-record breaking machine. We revisited his workshop to catch up on progress.
Feb 15, 2018
In this issue we find out how an everyday Suzuki stands up to high mileage, review the SWM Superdual, and update you on Ferg's preparations for his world land speed record attempt.
Dec 15, 2017
Weve been covering the attempt by Fergus Maynes to set a new world land speed record for the 650 production pushrod class at Bonneville next year. In this third instalment, we cover more of the background to Fergs attempt and update the Triumph Bonnevilles rebuild.