+ Handling, engine
- Low ground clearance, low cornering clearance
There are motorcycles, and then there are two-wheeled monstrosities that only leave the kitchen sink out because it would be illegal in most countries. The Triumph Bonneville Speedmaster isn’t one of these monstrosities; it treads the middle ground between ‘I want more’ and ‘Holy Caligula, did they really need that on there?’ admirably. Of course, we did have a go on it some time ago, but that was halfway around the world. How does it fare on roads closer to home?