Craig Kolstad’s customized Triumph Thruxton R featured at The Handbuilt Motorcycle Show. Image from Triumph North America’s Facebook Page.

As I was sitting at my barbershop yesterday waiting my turn, I picked up a motorcycle magazine and flipped through the pages to pass the time.

Stopped dead in my tracks when I saw this beautifully customized Triumph Thruxton R featured at The Handbuilt Motorcycle Show by Revival Cycles.

Craig Kolstad’s customized Triumph Thruxton R featured at The Handbuilt Motorcycle Show. Image from Triumph North America’s Facebook Page.

Super clean lines, a throwback fairing and an incredible eye for detail was fairly evident in the photo of the bike.

Curious about the build, I tried looking around for any other articles written on this bike, but the most I could find was this post on Triumph Motorcycle North America’s official Facebook page (where I got the photos) and this video on YouTube:

Here’s what we could gather based on our sparse sources of information:

Craig Kolstad’s customized Triumph Thruxton R featured at The Handbuilt Motorcycle Show. Image from Triumph North America’s Facebook Page.

All-in-all, I think this bike build is beautiful and tastefully done.

Great work Craig and can’t wait to see how it all turns out when you’re finished!!

Craig Kolstad’s customized Triumph Thruxton R featured at The Handbuilt Motorcycle Show. Image from Triumph North America’s Facebook Page.

For more information on Craig Kolstad’s customized Triumph Thruxton R, you can follow his YouTube channel here.

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