2014 Triumph Thunderbird Commander

2014 Triumph Thunderbird Commander
MSRP $15,699

The Triumph Thunderbird Commander is a bigger ride that boasts improved power and torque over the baseline Thunderbird, the 1699cc mill yields a claimed 93 horsepower and 111 lb-ft of torque. The Commander sports multi-point sequential electronic fuel injection, six-speed gearbox, wet multi-plate clutch and chromed twin-skin stainless steel 2-1-2 exhaust system.

ModelThunderbird Commander
Engine TypeDOHC, Parallel-twin, 270º firing interval
Engine Displacement1699cc
Bore Stroke107.1 mm x 94.3 mm
Compression RatioNA
Fuel SystemMultipoint sequential electronic fuel injection, progressive linkage on throttle
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionSix-Speed, helical type 2nd - 6th
Final DriveToothed Belt
Rake Trail32° / 5.9 in.
Seat Height27.5 in.
Wheelbase63 in.
Front SuspensionShowa 47 mm forks. 4.7 in. travel
Rear SuspensionShowa chromed spring twin shocks with 5 position adjustable preload. 3.7 in. travel
Front BrakeTwin 310 mm floating discs. Nissin 4-piston fixed calipers, ABS
Rear BrakeSingle 310 mm disc. Brembo 2-piston floating caliper, ABS
Front Tire120/70R-19
Rear Tire200/50R-17
Fuel Capacity5.8 gal.
Dry Weight747 lbs. (Wet)