For Sale :: ‘Featherbed 865’ Triton

I nearly messed myself when I first saw this beautiful example of how to cleanly mate something new with something old.  What you see here is the combination of a modern Hinckley-built 865cc engine in a 1954 Norton frame.

Originally powered by an older and troublesome 650cc Triumph motor, 31 year old Scandinavian mechanic Lars Lykkegaard decided to go for something new and got himself a 2010 Thruxton. 

 He immediately harvested power plant from the new bike and got going on building this stunning Triton.  The bike is now for sale via The Wrenchmonkee’s blog.  

A price is not listed, but with it’s fast and furious notoriety, you can bet it won’t come cheap. 

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Motorcycle enthusiast. Founder of The Bullitt. Adventure seeker.