Big Chill Triumph Bonneville Cafe Racer

Built by Mean Machines in Sydney this 2008 Triumph Bonneville Cafe Racer named “Big Chill” is currently for sale. With a huge, sticky 180 tyre on the rear Mean Machines states that “this thing is a beast around corners and it is not for the faint hearted!”. Check out the video after the jump to see Big Chill in action.

The Bonneville features Mean Machines own custom tail section that mimics the shape of the Bonnevilles tank perfectly. The Cafe Racer inspired 59 and the checker decals running up it’s spine are a great salute to the style that inspired this bikes build and are also an in house creation.

Other Mean Machine parts on the bike that can be purchased through their website include the chain guard and those awesome sounding twin exhausts tucked away under the Bonnies belly. Who wants a test ride?
Parts list:
  • A one off rim on the rear to accommodate the 180 size tires
  • Custom uprated shocks, short brake/clutch levers
  • Custom cnc top bridge
  • One inch clipons
  • Custom foot pegs
  • Baby blue paint
  • Custom fiberglass front fender
  • Bates head light
  • Posh blinkers
  • Mini speedo
  • One off fibreglass seat
  • One off exhaust system
  • Custom battery
  • Whole bike rewiring
  • Air breather/filter dyno tuned and calibrated
  • We have even changed the choke lever!