The original Triumph Bonneville is such an iconic motorcycle with a huge following around the world. So when Triumph reintroduced the modern version of the Bonneville, followed by the Thruxton and America, those who were inspired by Steve McQueen‘s or Marlon Brando‘s antics, but didn’t want to mess with fixing an old motorcycle, found renewed interest. […]
Dirtbike Review by Steve McQueen
The man, the legend and the authority
This photo is from a scanned article titled “Motorcycles: What I Like in a Bike and Why” from the November 1966 issue of Popular Science. Steve McQueen reviews six (so called) dirtbikes, today some for the selections would be questionable but its still a great read.
Hit the jump and click on each page to enlarge, enjoy!