Breaking News
Home / Featured / The All New 2020 Triumph Rocket 3R

The All New 2020 Triumph Rocket 3R

Hello Riders! Today we will be talking about all the new Rocket 3R from Triumph Motorcycle. The first product of Triumph came in 2004, and became the most optimum, strong-performance commuter that is leading world motorbike community on its own.

The new Rocket 3R has excellent body strength with a superb cruiser styling, which gives it a premium finish. Showcased in the Indian Bike Week – 2019, it has two versions, but only Rocket 3R will launch for the Indian motorbike community as of now.

Few bullet points:

  1. Highest torque in the world.
  2. It has a 2500 cc engine.
  3. Highest peak power-165 HP.
  4. Weight is only 291 Kg.
  5. Price- Rs.18 Lakhs (ex-showroom).

Let’s quickly jump into its specification:

Design

  • The motorbike has a different design with two LED headlamps, cast in the 3-headed exhaust, which runs along with twenty-spoke cast-aluminum wheels.
  • A massive fuel tank with two mirrors each side, the bike gives us a solitary look.
  • Rocket 3R comes with a single-seat set-up and a concealed folded footrest.
  • The hefty exhausts from the side of the engine differentiate its looks.
  • The motorbike gets a frame at its rear and overall aluminum cover with the “Triumph” name embedded in its body.
  • It includes all components in its luggage bag along with its accessories, and its handlebars have a roadster theme.

Engine

  • The motorbike comes mechanized by a 3-cylinder, water-cooled, 2500 cc inline engine.
  • The technology is DOHC (Double Overhead Camshaft).
  • It produces a maximum power of 165 bhp at 6000 rpm and a phenomenal peak torque of 221 Nm at 4000 rpm.
  • The connection between the accelerator and the throttle is connected utilizing the fuel injector via ride-by-wire.
  • Featuring three output silencers, it comes with a 3-into-1 stainless exhaust header.
  • It comprises of ABS and traction control with four rider mode.

Specification

  • The Rocket 3R from Triumph has a water-cooled system with a mechanism for self-start.
  • It has a hydraulically operated multi-plate clutch with a 6-speed gearbox.
  • The swingarm is single-sided cast aluminum with 47 mm upside-down front suspension, and the rear suspension has a fully adjustable remote hydraulic preload adjuster from Showa.
  • The front brake is a dual disk brake of 320 mm while the rear brake has a single 300 mm disc, both taken from Brembo.

Instrument

  • The new Triumph features a multi-functional TFT instrument pack with a wireless speedometer and a trip computer.
  • It also features a mechanical tachometer, fuel gauge, and indicator of operation.
  • It also has a clock and four rider-modes, namely Rain/Road/Sport/Rider with a TFT connectivity system where you can connect your smartphone via Bluetooth and enjoy messaging, music, and lots more.

Electricals 

The headlights along with the tail-light have LED.

Dimension and weight

  • Rocket 3R weighs 291 kg (dry) with a fuel tank capacity of 18 L. The fuel reserve capacity is not yet known.
  • The company has not disclosed the mileage and overall riding range.
  • The length of the bike is 2400 mm, with a width of 889 mm and a height of 1065 mm.
  • As the bike is still to launch in 2020, so we are not aware of the ground clearance.
  • The wheelbase is 1677 mm with a trail of 134.9 mm.

Wheels and tires

  • The motorbike has alloy wheels with a size of 17 inches each side.
  • The front tire is 150/80 R17V, and the rear tire is 240/50 R16V.

Color

The two-color choices of the Rocket 3R-Korosi Red and Phantom Black.

Price

The ex-showroom price in India is Rs. 18.00 Lakhs and on-road price (Delhi) will be Rs. 19.19 Lakhs (approx).

My Verdict

Well, the Triumph Rocket 3R will be the best option if you’re looking for a great bike with the most muscular torque. It provides the rider with total control, comfort, and efficiency.

The most amazing part is that it has a torque that is 71% higher than its nearest competitor. The motorcycle’s performance is unbeatable, with beautiful detail and a luxurious look.

You will improve your stature when riding this new Rocket 3R with personalized accessories.

It’s a monster, and Rocket 3R has no competitor as of now; however, the Ducati Diavel also has a similar specifications with the same price tag.

Disclaimer: This article was prepared or accomplished by it's author in their personal capacity. The opinions expressed in this article are the author's own and do not reflect the view of Motorbikes India or it's owners.

The views and opinions expressed on this web site are soley those of the original authors and other contributors. These views and opinions do not necessarily represent those of Steve Gerweck, the GERWECK.NET staff, and/or any/all contributors to this site.

About Motorbikes India

Motorbikes India (MI) is an online magazine about motorcycles in India. Motorbikes news, articles, clubs & events, routes, insurance, finance, maintenance & safety. We welcome contributions, from anyone that is enthusiastic about biking. If you are part of a motorbike club in India, please be sure to keep your club info and events up to date in our clubs section.

Check Also

Top 10 Motorbikes of 2020–II

Motorcycles have undoubtedly become more popular these days not only as a transportation method but …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *