2013 Triumph America

2013 Triumph America
MSRP $8,299

The Triumph America has had a few updates this year to make it aesthetically pleasing to ride. it has a lowered seat height of 27.1 inches which will allow for almost anyone to put there feet flat on the ground for support and control while stopped. It is lightweight at 550 pounds, has a long wheelbase of 63.6 inches and an 865cc DOHC, parallel-twin engine for power.

Engine TypeDOHC, parallel-twin, 270º firing interval
Engine Displacement865cc
Bore Stroke90 mm x 68 mm
Compression RatioNA
Fuel SystemMultipoint sequential electronic fuel injection with SAI
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionFive Speed
Final DriveX ring chain
Rake Trail33º / 5.62 in.
Seat Height27 in.
Wheelbase63.6 in.
Front SuspensionKYB 41 mm forks with polished stainless steel shrouds and painted lowers
Rear SuspensionKYB chromed spring twin shocks with adjustable preload, 3.7 in. rear wheel travel
Front BrakeSingle 310 mm disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper
Rear BrakeSingle 285 mm disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper
Front Tire130/90R-16
Rear Tire170/80B-15
Fuel Capacity5.1 gal.
Dry Weight550 lbs. (Wet)

2012 Women’s Cruiser Shootout

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