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Modern Classic - Steve Harper Interview

Modern Classic - Steve Harper Interview

Thu 24th March 2016

In late 2015 Keith Adams of Modern Classic interviewed Steve Harper in his Studio about this past...

Daytona model viewing with Steve Harper & Lawson Swinfield 1988.08

In 1983, John Bloor bought the rights to the Triumph name, and planned a new factory in Hinckley, to re-establish the famous motorcycle brand.

In July 1988, MGA won the contract to design the first of the new Motorcycle range, beginning with the Daytona. Designers Steve Harper & Lawson Swinfield created the 2 alternative proposals, from which the final design was developed.

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