Pop­u­lar mis­con­cep­tion

Classic Dirtbike - - Trophy Trial -

“Pah, all they did was stick a Tri­umph mo­tor in a Beezer frame then stuck a few left­over bits on it to get rid of them be­fore the in­dus­try went toes up…” snorted the knowl­edge­able. Hmmm yes, the frame on the Ad­ven­turer/tro­phy Trail is sim­i­lar to the BSA B50 OIF ver­sion, but it’s not ex­actly the same, as a Tri­umph mo­tor won’t quite slip into the BSA frame with­out a lit­tle re­liev­ing of the front cast­ing. What­ever the rea­son for mar­ry­ing the Tri­umph en­gine to the BSA frame – and it had been tried in the Six­ties – the pack­age worked.

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