I had the same thing happen to my Z-28 I have a fiberglass cowel induction hood on it with the locking hood pins. One day I forgot to lock the pins and wwooooooshh. That sucker went flying right off the car. I had to run in the middle of the street to retrive it .
There were too many machines to photo today, including Leno and his Brough SS 100, but the 350 Manx was my favorite bike there. I just had to post these to show that Britbikes can be beautiful, unlike the '81 "Trumpet" TS-8.
The Triumph TS8-1 Prototype was released as a last-gasp effort by the struggling British motorcycle marque in 1981 as a touring motorcycle to compete with the likes of the BMW R100RT.
Triumph has built some of the most famous motorcycles in the world over the course of their history, and most...