Thruxton RS

Thruxton RS

Description

A unique update and a major engine development for this exciting Thruxton introduces an all-new RS model that delivers 8PS more power, 112Nm peak torque lower down in the rev range and more responsiveness than ever before to this iconic motorcycle legend. 

The new Thruxton RS has all the hallmarks, features and quality of Triumph’s celebrated Thruxton R, together with even more intuitive agile handling, more contemporary style, and unique finishes & detailing. 

A dedicated sports-focused chassis combines with a high specification suspension, race derived tyres and premium Brembo M50 front brake set-up and upgraded rider technologies, to create a truly exciting modern sports Thruxton ride. Topping-up its incredible equipment, the significantly updated Thruxton 1200cc high power parallel twin engine is now more responsive, has more peak power (105PS @ 7,500 rpm) and delivers 112Nm of torque 700rpm lower in the rev range.  

Everything about this incredible new motorbike has been honed to enhance the Thruxton’s celebrated reputation and take Triumph’s cafe racing pedigree to the next level. With the new RS model, the legend evolves.

Specification

Engine Type Liquid cooled, 8 valve, SOHC, 270° crank angle parallel twin
Capacity 1200 cc
Bore 97.6 mm
Stroke 80 mm
Compression 12.1:1
Max Torque 82.6 ft-lb / 4250 rpm
System Multipoint sequential electronic fuel injection
Exhaust Brushed 2 into 2 exhaust system with twin brushed silencers
Final Drive O-ring chain
Clutch Wet, multi-plate assist clutch
Gearbox 6-speed
Frame Tubular steel cradles
Swingarm Twin-sided, aluminium - Clear anodized
Front Wheel 32-spoke 17 x 3.5 in, aluminium rims
Rear Wheel 32-spoke 17 x 5 in, aluminium rims
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR17
Rear Tyre 160/60 ZR17
Front Suspension Showa 43 mm USD big piston forks, fully adjustable 120 mm travel
Rear Suspension Fully adjustable Öhlins twin shocks with Piggyback reservoir, 120 mm rear wheel travel
Front Brake Twin 310 mm Brembo floating discs, Brembo M50 4-piston radial monobloc calipers, ABS
Rear Brake Single 220 mm disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper, ABS
Instrument Display and Functions LCD multi-functional instrument pack with analogue speedometer, analogue tachometer, gear position indicator, fuel gauge, range to empty indication, service indicator, clock, trip computer, scroll and mode buttons on handlebars, heated grip ready, fuel consumption display, traction control status and riding mode display.
Width Handlebars 29.3 in
Height Without Mirror 40.6 in
Seat Height 31.9 in
Wheelbase 55.7 in
Rake 22.8 º
Trail 3.6 in
Dry Weight 434 lbs
Tank Capacity 3.2 gal
Silver Ice / Competition Green
Jet Black