This one-year-old Triumph was treated to a Turkish transformation
Bonnie goes to Istanbul
Although it’s the stunning grey-and-gold paint scheme that initially seduces the eye, cosmetics were only a secondary priority for Bunker Custom Cycles when overhauling the year-old Triumph. The first was to unleash the Bonneville’s performance potential, with function defining the form: the suspension was re-worked to be lower at the front and higher at the rear for a more aggressive stance, and the cumbersome original tail was replaced with a sleek hand-made aluminium unit. Overall, the subtle modifications applied to the tuned-up Triumph are so well thought out that the Bunker Bonneville could easily be mistaken for a factory-issued special edition – a true testament to the quality of work performed by the Turkish workshop.