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Mon, 05 Feb 2018

The greatest Speed Triples ever made

Aggressive, agile and purposeful; the legendary Triumph Speed Triple created the performance naked category back in 1994 and coined the phrase ‘factory streetfighter’. The latest generation of Triumph’s modern motorcycle icon builds on the Speed Triple’s perfect balance of power, handling, and capability, making it the most advanced and powerful Speed Triple ever built.

The new S and RS models are improved in every way, with the RS having the highest ever level of specification to reflect its new name and pedigree. Still the perfect balance. Still the original hooligan.

  • The most powerful and responsive Speed Triple ever, and the best sounding
  • A major development to the 1050 cc Triple engine, with 105 new engine parts
  • More power (150 PS) and more torque (117 Nm)
  • More Triumph Triple character by revving harder and spinning up faster
  • New freer-flowing silencer for improved exhaust sound
  • Arrow sports silencers fitted as standard on the Speed Triple RS
  • The smartest and most technologically advanced Speed Triple ever
  • 5" full-colour TFT instruments with up to five rider modes
  • Innovative LED illuminated switchcubes 
  • New optimised cornering ABS and traction control on the Speed Triple RS supported by a new inertial measurement unit
  • High level of specification including cruise control and DRL headlights, plus on the Speed Triple RS only, keyless ignition as standard 
  • Lighter and the best-handling Speed Triple ever 
  • Sharper, more focussed and more agile
  • Distinctive twin spar aluminium frame and single-sided swing-arm
  • High specification suspension, Brembo brakes and Pirelli Diablo Supercorsa tyres
  • Improved rider comfort
  • All the iconic Speed Triple attitude with a high level of specification and finish
  • Higher quality finish and detailing: new high-gloss wheels and restyled silencers
  • Contemporary new colours and decals o Lightweight carbon fibre bodywork and matt aluminium rear subframe on the Speed Triple RS