In Pictures: Easy rider William tries out 1,200cc Triumph motorcycle

The Duke of Cambridge has visited the Triumph motorcycle factory as he celebrated the building of world-class bikes in Warwickshire.

William even got kitted up to try out a powerful Triumph Tiger 1200 XRT for himself at the site near Nuneaton.

Duke of Cambridge visits Nuneaton
William is given a guided tour of the site in Hinckley (Ian Vogler/Daily Mirror/PA)
Duke of Cambridge visits Nuneaton
The site showcases Triumph's historic and modern developments in motorcycle design, engineering, and racing (Ian Vogler/Daily Mirror/PA)
Duke of Cambridge visits Nuneaton
Triumph Motorcycles builds around 67,000 bikes a year (Ian Vogler/Daily Mirror/PA)
Duke of Cambridge visits Nuneaton
They are sold in 57 countries across the world (Ian Vogler/Daily Mirror/PA)
Duke of Cambridge visits Nuneaton
The Duke is no stranger to powerful bikes, having previously owned and ridden models of his own (Ian Vogler/Daily Mirror/PA)
Duke of Cambridge visits Nuneaton
He tried out the Triumph Tiger 1200 XRT (Ian Vogler/Daily Mirror/PA)
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