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Trophy Trophy 3 & 4 - for all 900 and 1200cc models 1991- 2004

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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 09-27-2012, 12:29 PM Thread Starter
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Have I done right?

I have just traded a Victory Vegas 2007 for a Triumph Trophy 1998 1200. I wanted a bike I could use in all weathers. Couldn't believe it 1998 only 8500 miles on clock, full history looks like it has just come out of the showroom. I do a fair amount of touring did 10K miles Feb to August.
Look forward to seeing you on the road, this will be my fourth Triumph
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-03-2012, 09:58 PM
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Main Motorcycle: 1999 Triumph 1200 Trophy
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Sounds like its what you need,the fairing keeps the rain off pretty well.
Bike might need the usual fuel lines/vacume lines/vent lines replaced or looked at if they havent already been done.
Rare to find one with such low miles,Ive certainly enjoyed mine every time I take it out.


Bikes in shed-(1968 Greeves 360 Challenger.)(2011 530-KTM EXCR-)(2009 KTM 200 XC-W) (2003 DR650 Suzuki.) (1999 Triumph 1200 Trophy.) Nor Cal rider.
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-03-2012, 11:47 AM
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Main Motorcycle: 1998 Trophy 1200
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Not sure how well you did dollar for dollar....or pound for pound? But it's a really capable bike and overall pretty darn reliable. Definately be my pick for what your doing over the victory.
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