Triumph Thruxton Review
Triumph Thruxton looks astonishing and has the strong ground appearance due to its classic cafe racer look. Talking about its front fascia, it is fitted with a circular headlamp with chrome casing and the techo meter is mounted above the headlamp making the bike look classic. From the side, the well-crafted fuel tank looks sophisticated while the long pipe of the exhaust provides the elegant touch to the bike. The rear portion also gives the retro feel by its fender, taillight along with its side indicator. The overall measurement of this bike is 2150 mm X 830 mm X 1095 mm (L X W H) and has a wheelbase of 1490 mm.
Engine, Economy & Performance:
This hardcore cafe racer bike is equipped with an 865cc Air-Cooled, DOHC, Parallel-Twin, 360degree Firing Interval engine. This motor is matched with a five-speed wet, Multi-Plate gearbox that provides quick and effortless gear shifts. This powertrain churns out 59 hp of power and peak torque of 61.1 Nm, through power configuration this bike can hit the top speed of 200 kmph with a decent fuel economy of 21 kmpl. This engine is highly refined and offers nice throttle response without any power lag.
This classic looking bike is crafted on a Tubular Steel Cradle frame that holds the bike perfectly. For potent handling the bike is fitted with a KYB 41 mm Forks With Adjustable Preload, 120 mm travel at the front and KYB Chromed Spring Twin Shocks With Adjustable Preload, 106 mm Rear Wheel Travel at the rear. To offer road hugging feel this bike is offered with a tyre size of 100/90R – 18 at the front and 130/80R – 17 at the rear. The suspension and the tyre combined provide highly comfortable and confident ride.
Safety, Braking and Miscellaneous:
The manufacturer has fitted this bike with a highly capable braking system, which can control this bike efficiently. This is equipped with 320 mm dual disc brake with twin-piston calliper at the front and single disc brake with a twin-piston calliper at the rear.
This is the perfect cafe racer from the Triumph that is fitted with a high-capacity engine and latest technology features. This is a perfect package of classic cafe racer styling with performance oriented engine.