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Date Changes
February 20th, 2023 Converted the view of the English and German TR1 Wikipedia pages to the Wikipedia API.
February 12th, 2023 Converted the XV750se/XV1000 Servive and Owner Manuals from Perl to PHP.
February 11th, 2023 Introduced a new method for translation of (now) all pages of TR1.de using Google Translate.
April 8th, 2022 Added old articles from the Dutch magazine "Moto73" to the TR1 press articles. Many thanks to Roel van Veen.
December 3rd, 2021 Added Anja Dannhäusers instructions how to add air support to the front fork to the Miscellaneous technical stuff page. Also added 3 pictures of a XV750E to the Miscellaneous page.
April 26th, 2021 Again 16 TR1 less registered at the German Kraftfahrt-Bundesamt compared to 2020. See the updated statistices here.
May 31st, 2020 Added an In Memoriam board for all the sad news about TR1 riders.
May 21st, 2020 It's now possible in the Forum to translate also the message index of a sub-board. This uses the same controls as the translation of a single post.
August 20th, 2019 Since I have many spammers recently at the Forum, I changed the registration process at the forum in a way that I first have to approve a registration. Hope this helps now....
August 15th, 2019 Since I have many spammers recently at the Forum, I started to upgrade the pages with registration/input forms to Google reCAPTCHA v3. Done is the Guestbook.
July 27th, 2019 Started to convert TR1.de from XHTML to the current standard HTML5 with strong XHTML checks. You should not notice it ;-) If you are interested, you might click the new button on the bottom of each page. Guess it takes a while until every page is without errors...
July 26th, 2019 Added thread title as image caption to the Forum Attachments. Page now is not XHTML conform anymore, but who cares ;-)
March 14th, 2019 Again 24 TR1 less registered at the German Kraftfahrt-Bundesamt compared to 2018. See the statistices from the last years here.
February 3rd, 2019 Added the MT-10 to the paper craft section of the Off-Topic page! And added 21 videos with basic and advanced informations how to create a paper craft model.
May 31st, 2018 According the requirements of the new Privacy Policy rules in Europe, I updated my Terms of Use and my Privacy Policy. Please read carefully!
September 18th, 2017 Updated to the latest JW Player video player version 7.x.
September 8th, 2017 Added many pictures from the 1980s Rallies. Many thanks to Thomas Schaffer for sending them to me. Photographer was Thomas Schürmann from Switzerland.
April 17th, 2017 Added some more parts catalogs for XV750, XV1000 and XV1100. To download them check the (renamed) Parts catalog page.
March 2nd, 2017 18 TR1 less registered at the German Kraftfahrt-Bundesamt compared to 2016. See the statistices from the last years here.
January 29th, 2017 Added the Yamaha V-Twin development story and a link to the YamahaNews to the Miscellaneous technical information.
November 26th, 2016 Added a selection box to the Forum Attachments to allow to show/hide images from the trading boards.
November 14th, 2016 Added rather old pages from "Past Perfect" to the TR1 press articles. A report from the 2. rally in Schotten and something thoughtful about the autumn. Both articles from Sepp Koch.
November 11th, 2016 Added three issues from "Tourenfahrer" to the TR1 press articles.
September 14th, 2016 Added instructions from Robert Lincoln about how to use XS650 wheels for a TR1/XV920. Check the Miscellaneous technical information.
March 18th, 2016 Again 23 TR1 less registered at the German Kraftfahrt-Bundesamt. See the statistices from the last years here.
December 20th, 2015 Finally implemented the new Google ReCaptcha version also for the Forum functions (registration / send topic to friend / forgot password).
July 15th, 2015 Updated to the latest JW Player video player version 6.x. Now, Adobe Flash, which very often has security issues, should not be required anymore. Please report errors per mail! For example check the videos from the Rally 2013.
July 7th, 2015 Started to implement the new Google ReCaptcha version. First candidates were the Guestbook and the Riders list. Forum registration will follow.
March 26th, 2015 Again 35 TR1 less registered at the German Kraftfahrt-Bundesamt. See the statistices from the last 16 years here.
December 3rd, 2014 Added a RSS news feed for the latest 20 Forum posts and the recently changed pages of TR1.de. You can subscribe to the RSS feed using Firefox, Internet Explorer or a dedicated news reader/aggregator.
September 12th, 2014 Extended the Forum Attachments with the below described autosaved images, which originally have been stored at an image hoster in the internet.
August 24th, 2014

From now on, I will periodically (~ once per month) scan all Forum posts for external linked pictures. If found, I download them locally to TR1.de and change the links of the posts. I do this because image hoster very often delete the images after a while. And posts with pictures where the pictures are not shown are often useless. Don't worry, I don't do it manually. I wrote a PHP script for that :-)

August 15th, 2014 Added the parts catalog for XV1000'82 (19T/Europe) in English and the XV1000'81 (5A8/France) in French. To download them check the Microfiche/Parts page.
July 24th, 2014 The Rally 2015 will be again in Riedenburg.
July 21st, 2014 Added the first pictures from the Rally 2014.
March 15th, 2014 Got the new number of registered TR1 in Germany. For 2014 they are unbelievably low. I'm still checking them with the German KBA.
February 14th, 2014 Changed the order of displayed pictures in the Gallery. Newest pictures are now shown first.
February 2nd, 2014 Added more pictures to the Gallery part IV.
December 21st, 2013 Added a funny 'Christmas Tree TR1' to the Gallery part IV.
November 15th, 2013 Added a new video from Sepp. A journey through the whole course of the Schleizer Dreieck. Watch it here at the Racing page.
November 10th, 2013 Added a new story about Hansl's conversion of a brave TR1 to a hot racer.
September 12th, 2013 Added a new overall statistics view to the Statistics page. It might not work with Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 and lower! IE user, if you want to see it, get rid of your crappy browser...
August 17th, 2013 The T-shirts from the rally in Walschbronn can now be ordered here.
August 16th, 2013 First pictures and videos from the Rally 2013 are online now.
April 4th, 2013 New pictures from Sepp's bikes.
March 12th, 2013 Below 1.000 official TR1 in Germany! Check the new figures for January 1st 2013 from the German KBA.
March 9th, 2013 Added a new page just for the TR1/XV1000/XV920 wiring diagrams.
February 16th, 2013 Addes a search cloud to the Search page.
January 20th, 2013 Added a nice video from Sepp, recorded in 2012 while driving the Rijeka racing track. Check this page in the racing section.
October 24th, 2012 Added a help button to the pop-up picture display windows. In case the mouse wheel navigation does not work, please send me a mail.
August 24th, 2012 The pictures from the Rally 2012 are online now.
August 16th, 2012 Added a new page with TR1 rider trip reports. Started with a fantastic video from Sepp's trip to Albania in June 2012.
April 26th, 2012 Added a nice colered wiring diagram for the TR1 (and XV750SE) UK models to the Miscellaneous technical information. Discussion board member "Odin" (Andreas Liebner) found it in the "XV535-XV1100 US-UK Wiring" area from ViragoTech. You'll find more wiring diagrams there.
April 20th, 2012 The latest forum post ist now displayed at all pages within the Home tab.
April 15th, 2012 I stopped the support for Microsoft Internet Explorer version 6-9! If you still use this or any other old browser, please upgrade! Otherwise you might not be able to use all features of TR1.de!

Ich habe die Unterstützung für Microsoft Internet Explorer version 6-9 entfernt! Falls du diesen oder einen anderen alten Browser noch verwendest, mach bitte einen Update! Andernfalls ist es möglich, dass du nicht alle Features von TR1.de nutzen kannst!
April 6th, 2012 Next year, 2013, the number of registered TR1 in Germany will be below 1.000! Check the numbers for January 1st here at the page with the number of registered TR1.
March 27th, 2012 Added icons (57x57 , 72x72 , 114x114 and 144x144 pixel) for smartphones and tablets. Now you can save TR1.de as a link on the homescreen of your mobile device with a nice TR1 icon. This should work with iOS and Android.
March 22nd, 2012 Finished the Racebike gallery. If you have updates for the pictures or the informations, please send me a mail.
March 21st, 2012 Started to move the Racing page to the new layout. Created the menu first...
February 12th, 2012 The sticker for the Rally 2012 is designed...
December 31st, 2011 Added a one page article from "Motorrad" issue 6/2011 to the TR1 press articles.
December 14th, 2011 That was a short story. The free Google Translator APl has been shut down by Google itself. So I a had to implement again a new translation method for the Forum. Just use the "Select language" drop-down menu to select a language and then cklick the "Translate / Übersetzen / Traduci / ..." (depends on choosen language and only if logged in) link at each message.
October 28th, 2011 Implemented a new method for translation of the messages from the Forum. Use the buttons and .
October 19th, 2011 Started Gallery part IV.
September 18th, 2011 Added some information about the Rally 2012.
August 8th, 2011 Finished the Riders list and the Sign in form for the riders list. If you find errors, which is very likely, please send me a mail with detailed error description!
July 27th, 2011 Added new pictures to Rally 2005, 2007 and 2010 from Thomas Schaffer .
Added the last pictures to the Rally 2011 from Thomas Schaffer , Gerd Benning and Uli Remke .
July 22nd, 2011 Found search terms are now highlighted when you display the target page.
July 12th, 2011 The countdown for Rally 2012 and Rally 2013 has started...
July 11th, 2011 Added pictures of the Rally 2011.
June 21st, 2011 Finally added some pictures of the Rally 2009, Hans-Werner Stöver sent me years ;-) ago.
June 12th, 2011 Introduced a new page, which shows all Forum picture attachments and let you find the relevant forum article. Test ist here. The only link to that page is at the bottom of the Forum page and is called "Attachments".
June 7th, 2011 Added from the magazine "Oldtimer Praxis" the article "Second chance" to the TR1 press articles.
Added from "Oldtimer Markt" the article "From flop to cult".
June 6th, 2011 Added two articles of the magazine "Visier" to the TR1 press articles.
Added from "Automobil und Motorrad" the "Steam hammer duett - Vincent Black Shadow vs. TR1".
Also added from the magazine "Mo" an article about a "V-twin and flat-twin comparison".
May 31st, 2011 Updated the About TR1.de page.
May 27th, 2011 Found some more pictures from the Rally 2005 shot by Birgit Hoss .
May 24th, 2011 Moved the Riders list to the new layout. Read the header on that page for more information!
May 21st, 2011 Added some pictures from old TR1 brochures to the page with the Miscellaneous themes.
May 19th, 2011 Finally finished the transfer of the Rally 2003 and Rally 2004 pages to the new layout.
Added the rally statistics.
So far only the Riders and the Racing pages are still in the old layout.
May 16th, 2011 Finally finished the transfer of the Rally 2005, Rally 2006 and Rally 2007 pages to the new layout.
April 1st, 2011 New data from the German KBA about the number of registered TR1.
March 25th, 2011 Added more details about the Rally 2011.
February 27th, 2011 Added a Sitemap.
February 25th, 2011 The recent modified pages are now displayed at the Home tab. Move the mouse on the links for further information.
February 24th, 2011 Added "Countries" to the statistic analysis. For example check the year 2010, select a month and scroll down to the end of the page.
February 17th, 2011 Added the page with Miscellaneous technical information.
Added information about Sepp Koch's TR1 Services.
February 16th, 2011 Updated the TR1 Stories with The origins of Yamaha's "American" model tradition.
Added a Sites and Links page.
February 14th, 2011 Created a Off-Topic page and moved more content to the page with the Miscellaneous themes.
February 13th, 2011 Moved the TR1 Stories from the old to the new layout. Startet working on the Miscellaneous themes.
Added a Donation page.
October 23rd, 2010 Added the information from the German KBA about the number of registered TR1.
October 16th, 2010 Finished the transfer of the Rally 2002 page to the new layout.
October 12th, 2010 Finished the transfer of the Rally 2001 page to the new layout.
October 10th, 2010 Finished the transfer of the Rally 1999 and the Rally 2000 (including the announcement of "The race") pages to the new layout.
September 26th, 2010 Added Georg Horn's pictures of the Rally 2009 and some more pictures of the Rally 2010.
August 16th, 2010 Found some more pictures of the Rally 2006 on my harddisk and added my pictures of the rallys 2007 and 2008.
August 8th, 2010 Started moving the old rally pages. First the pages about the very Old rallys from 1987 to 1996 and about the rally 1997 and 1998.
Added Will Harmann's pictures of the Rally 2010. A story from Georg Horn will follow.
July 1st, 2010 Finally added my new Guestbook. Please send me a mail to if you find an error.
June 23rd, 2010 Back from my short vacation in Berlin. Visited the AC/DC ´Black Ice´ Open Air concert there :-)
June 16th, 2010 Integrated the English XV920R Wikipedia article.
June 2nd, 2010 Integrated the German TR1 Wikipedia article.
May 30th, 2010 Made a slight redesign of the TR1.de entry page.
May 30th, 2010 Finished Sepp's Gallery. I guess some information is out of date. I asked him already for a check of the pictures and the text.
May 29th, 2010 Started with Sepp's Gallery.
May 24th, 2010 Finished Gallery part III.
May 23rd, 2010 Finished Gallery part II.
May 15th, 2010 Gallery part I is finished now. I did not check if the information is still valid!
May 14th, 2010 Started with the TR1 gallery. The PHP scripting is almost done. I just need to add the pictures and the text from the old gallery.
May 1st, 2010 Added the page with the TR1 press articles.
April 24th, 2010 Added the page with the TR1 microfiches.
April 22nd, 2010 Back from vacation :-)
April 3rd, 2010 Added links to the great Virago / XV1000 motorcycle maintenance write-ups from Linda.
April 2nd, 2010 Added TR1.de statistics information.
March 31st, 2010 Added the page with all the TR1 repair manuals.
March 29th, 2010 Implemented a more sophisticated picture and gallery pop-up method called "SlideWindow". Give it a try at the page with the pictures from the rally 2006.
March 28th, 2010 Deleted the former Relaunch-Diary page. All news are written from now on here at this page.
We still have many TR1 shirts from the rally 2006. Check here if you want to buy some.
Added the first gallery picture. Sepp Koch's "hillwalk weapon 2010".
Added the pictures from the rallys 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006. I'll add the rest later...
March 25th, 2010 Added the information from Georg Horn's site about the Rally 2010.
March 23rd, 2010 Changed the logic for the visit counter (cookie). So you all start again at "1".
March 19th, 2010 Added the Old news pages.
March 18th, 2010 Added the Search page.
March 15th, 2010 Added the My bike page.
March 14th, 2010 Added the My life page.
March 14th, 2010 Added the Old guestbook entries.
March 13th, 2010 Added the Legal stuff / Imprint, the About TR1.de and this Relaunch-Diary page.
March 7th, 2010 Added the Forum page.
March 5th, 2010 Created the technical PHP structure of the new layout.