2019 Triumph Speed Twin 1200 Revealed

New Triumph Speed T

The 2019 Triumph Speed Twin 1200 has been officially revealed and it will go on sale next year. Though familiar, we are impressed by its design and hopefully, the top-of-the-line 1200cc mill and fresh dynamics will make it a  fun offering as well.

2019 Triumph Speed Twin 1200 black ride

The motorcycle will reach North American markets in February 2019 and bookings will begin shortly.

Price TBA
Release date 2019
Engine 1200cc
Power 96 hp

2019 Triumph Speed Twin Equipment and Specs

The new Speed Twin is powered by a 1,200cc, 8-valve, 270° crankshaft parallel-Twin big bore mill, same as the one on the biggest Thruxton, Scrambler, and Bonneville. It is capable of producing 96 horsepower and 83 lb-ft of torque, and comes with three ride modes- Sport, Road and Rain.

 The motorcycle also gets a few upgrades in the form of revised clutch assembly, and magnesium engine and cam covers. The whole block is thus lighter and aids in providing an agile dynamic. However, its selling point will rest in a comfortable and relaxed ride.

BSA Motorcycles coming back!

2019 Triumph Speed Twin red

The 2019 Speed Twin gets breaking power from a set of Brembos at rear and Nissin at back, while Kayabas take care of suspension.

Frame Tubular steel with aluminum cradle Swingarm: Twin-sided, aluminum
Front suspension 41mm KYB cartridge forks, 120mm travel
Rear suspension KYB twin shocks, 120mm rear wheel travel
Rear suspension adjustment Preload
Front brake Twin 305mm disc, Brembo 4-piston fixed calipers, ABS
Rear brake Single 220mm disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper, ABS
Front tyre 120/70 ZR17 Pirelli Rosso Corsa 3
Rear tyre 160/60 ZR17 Pirelli Rosso Corsa 3
Rake/Trail 22.8°/93.5mm

The beautiful analogue gauge at front should please many, and give authenticity to the neo ‘classic’ Triumph.

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