Triumph in Italy
Articles | Events |
38th Auto e Moto d'Epoca
Short report from the 38th edition of the biggest classic cars exhibition in Italy.
Articles | Restorations
Brackets for additional headlights
Fog lights and extra beam lights are a rather common optional on classic cars where they have a aesthetic - thanks to the reference to the rally cars - more than practical application. If you are planning to do it on your Spitfire Mk3 (or GT6 Mk2), bear in mind that it's not necessary to make a hole on the bumper or build a complex support.
Articles | History and culture
Herald, fresh air at Standard Triumph
The story of the Herald is among the least known, although it's very fascinating. The Herald is a milestone in the history of Standard Triumph: it was the first production car designed by Giovanni Michelotti for the British company and marked the farewell, from the commercial point of view, of the brand "Standard" in favor of the "Triumph" name, now more attractive on the sales market. The Herald was born in one of the most complicated periods for the Standard Motor Company and its solutions i...
Books | History
Trauma at Triumph
The Herald was a milestone in the hostory of Standard Triumph, both for the importance of the model itself and because it gave birth to the Spitfire and GT6 family. This book tells its exciting genesis, from the first meeting with Giovanni Michelotti to the company troubles of that era.
Models | Roadster
Roadster 1800 e 2000
Dopo l’acquisizione della Triumph, ufficializzata il 9 Novembre del 1944, Sir John Black autorizzò l’avvio dei progetti per le nuove Standard e Triumph. Disegnata da Frank Callaby con la collaborazione di Arthur Ballard, la Roadster 1800 è stata la prima Triumph del dopoguerra e anche la prima prodotta dalla Standard Motor Company. L’obiettivo era di entrare in concorrenza con i modelli sportivi della SS (Swallow Sidecar Company , poi dal 1945 Jaguar Cars Ltd). La Roadster 1800 fu lanciata ...
Documents | Press
La Ducati Meccanica S.p.A. comunica i nuovi prezzi delle autovetture Triumph (1963)
Pubblicità uscita su La Stampa mercoledì 30 ottobre 1963 e su Stampa Sera mercoledì 30 giovedì 31 ottobre 1963.