2015 Triumph America

2015 Triumph America
MSRP $8,399

The Triumph America is ready for the road looking sharp like cruisers are supposed to with chromed and polished instruments, headlight bowl and shrouded front forks. The twin rear shocks and engine covers are also chromed and polished to a nice sheen. The

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
Final DriveX ring chain
Rake Trail33º / 5.6 in.
Seat Height27.1 in.
Wheelbase63.3 in.
Front SuspensionKayaba 41 mm forks with polished stainless steel shrouds, 4.7 in. travel
Rear SuspensionKayaba chromed spring twin shocks with adjustable preload, 3.7 in. travel
Front BrakeSingle 310 mm disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper
Rear BrakeSingle 285 mm disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper
Front Tire130/90-16
Rear Tire170/80 B15
Fuel Capacity5.1 gal.
Dry Weight551 lbs. (Wet)

2012 Women’s Cruiser Shootout

2012 Women’s Cruiser Shootout

Motorcycle USA gathers four female-friendly cruiser motorcycles, and then asks five women riders to rank ‘em. Read more in the 2012 Women’s Cruiser Shootout.