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Triumph 68 Trophy 250

TR25W A brand new Triumph for 1968, in the popular 250 range. This powerful 4-stroke package with the ruggedness of the big Trophy machines handles with cat-like ease, on road and trail alike. New style tank, has upswept exhaust. Offers top performance to expert and beginning riders alike who want something really new.

250 c.c. (15 cu. in.)

OHV, 4-cycle.

Single cylinder. Speedometer 100 m.p.h. Color: New Hi Fi Scarlet

Polished aluminum tail light assembly with safety approved lens and side reflectors. On all models.

250c.c. Specifications

ENGINE - 15 (250 c.c,) O.H.V. 4-cycle single cylinder unit construction engine-gearbox design. - 8.5:1 compression piston, sports camshaft. - New 28 mm AMAL concentric carburetor and air cleaner. - One-piece forged crankshaft with bolt-on flywheels. - Double-gear driven oil pump. Alloy cylinder head and barrel with large "square barrel" finning for good cooling under hard running conditions.

FOUR-SPEED GEARBOX - In unit with engine fitted with standard ratio gears. - Multiplate clutch and rubber torsion shock absorber. - Positive stop gearchange mechanism. - Long-lasting Duplex primary chain.

EXHAUST - Chrome plated upswept exhaust pipe and sports muffler. Exhaust pipe is "tucked in" neatly out of the way behind frame.

FRAME - Rugged loop type frame. - Swinging arm rear suspension with hydraulically dampened shock absorbers. - Crankcase undershield (skid plate).

FORKS - Triumph Trophy type telescopic hydraulic forks with big twin internal damping design for excellent suspension on or off the road.

BRAKES - Full width 7" lightweight front brake. 7" rear brake with quick detachable roar wheel and bolt-on rear sprocket

ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT - Full 12 volt battery ignition electrical system with improved 12 volt battery. Electrical output supplied from A.C. Alternator. Charging rate controlled by new Zener Diode voltage control. All chrome detachable sports headlight with built-in headlight switch, dip switch and high beam indicator light. - New polished aluminum rear tail light assembly with license plate bracket, approved type (679) lens and side reflectors conforming to motor vehicle safety standards,

OTHER DETAILS - New completely re-designed sports gas tank (2½ gal). - New contour shaped oil tank (3½ pints) and side panel battery cover with "Triumph 250" emblems. - Illuminated speedometer with internal anti-vibration mounting. - All black "pleated" twinseat cover. - New combination chrome plated rear lifting handle and seat rail. - Competition folding footrests, passenger footrests, side stand - no center stand. - Competition type adjustable clutch and brake levers. - Crankcase undershield (skid plate), horn, tool kit, and safety side reflectors are all standard equipment.

COLOR - New Hi-Fi Scarlet.

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