The new factory was build outside of the town of Hinckley.Hinckley is in Leicestershire and is no more than 20 miles away from Meriden, where the original factory stood (now a housing development).back to top Eventually the Dyna FAQ will support user-level editing.In the meantime, the best place to send general questions and/or answers is directly to the Triumph mailing list since all messages are archived and will eventually be merged into the FAQ.Also Kit of fame used to host it on his site back in the day.It only seemed right that this information wasn’t cast side and has been revived here verbatim for posterity only. After subscribing, should you wish to subscribe to the list and wish to complete the following optional questionnaire, please send it directly to [email protected], not the list. One person (that’s me) maintains it but everyone contributes.It also helps that a lot of this info is relevant to your MK1. There is no direct mail reflection for the Triumph list… Messages sent to the list address are queued and a digest of the day’s messages are sent out to all subscribers simultaneously at 5PM GMT.If that day’s message queue grows to over 40,000 characters, multiple digests may be sent.
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To date Triumph have produced almost 34,000 machines in their various guises, the majority having been the ‘ace in the pack’ 885cc 120 degree triples.
More and more of the bikes are made in house every day, but the current 15 acre site is bursting at the seems.
In order to be successful he felt that he needed to provide a very reliable machine, using as many top-quality off-the-shelf parts as possible, and manufacturing the rest with the most modern tooling and best materials available at the time.
Quality and efficiency have been the watch-words right from the start and continue to be the defining characteristics of the firm.