2012 Triumph Thruxton

2012 Triumph Thruxton
MSRP $8,799

The Triumph Thruxton features low rise bars, a sporty riding position, 18 inch spoked wheels, and an updated 865cc parallel-twin engine. The rugged, pre-load adjustable 41 mm telescopic forks and twin rear shocks give it brilliant suspension and compliance with precise steering geometry. They say you can get about 43 miles per gallon in the city and around 57 on the highway, that’s nothing to sneeze about these days.

Engine TypeDOHC, parallel-twin, 360º firing interval
Engine Displacement865cc
Bore Stroke90 mm x 68 mm
Compression RatioNA
Fuel SystemMultipoint sequential electronic fuel injection with SAI
Starting SystemNA
Final DriveX ring chain
Rake Trail27º / 3.81 in.
Seat Height32.3 in.
Wheelbase58.6 in.
Front SuspensionKayaba 41 mm forks with adjustable preload, 120 mm travel
Rear SuspensionKayaba chromed spring twin shocks w/adjustable preload, 106mm rear wheel travel
Front BrakeSingle 320 mm floating disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper
Rear BrakeSingle 255 mm disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper
Front Tire100/90-18
Rear Tire130/80R-17
Fuel Capacity4.2 gal.
Dry Weight506 lbs. (Wet)
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