The Fonz's 'Happy Days' Triumph Motorcycle Sold For $179k

The Fonz’s Triumph Motorcycle Sold For $179k

Posted by June 24, 2018 Comment

AYYY, The Fonz’s famous motorcycle just sold at auction in Las Vegas during Julien’s Auctions Hollywood Legends.

The bike of course was featured in Happy Days by Henry Winkler, who played Author Herbert ‘The Fonz’ Fonzereli. This particular Triumph is one of three used during the tv series, sold for $179,200 USD.

It’s a 1949 Triumph Trophy TR500, and was provided to CBS by stuntman Bud Ekins, who swapped the handlebars, removed the fender, and painting the tank silver.

(Last Updated June 24, 2018 8:07 am )

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