From a Norton and a Triumph, a Triton arises

Traditionalists in Britain might wince at the thought of a custom Norton-Triumph chimera, but in America, they’re a little less sensitive. Here, then, is a modern-day ‘Triton’…

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While Cleveland-based bike builder Jesse Bassett from ‘The Gas Box’ has used the engine from a 1959 Triumph and the featherbed frame from a Norton, a number of handmade parts such as the aluminium fuel and oil tanks have also been incorporated. To Jesse, we say kudos. We can’t wait to see what’s next. 

You can find many classic Nortons and Triumphs for sale in the Classic Driver Market.