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Triumph Tiger 900: A Full Review

Triumph Motorcycle launched its adventure bike for off-road riding, Tiger 900. It comes with all the fresh, fantastic attitude and style with a more powerful engine and an outstanding performance level.

Tiger 900 is an excellent off-road motorbike with a unique style.

It is available in two models: Rally and GT.

It looks quite comfortable with a new frame, new suspension, specially designed for both an urban and rural experience.

Tiger 900 comes with a new chassis that gives better agile handling with a new aggressive attitude and looks apart from the 900 cc triple engine power and torque.

 Key features: 

  • It has a light-weight with a potable frame to setup chassis.
  • All new cooling system results in better performance and improved handling.
  • The compact brakes with high-level power of quick stoppage are from Brembo Stylema.
  • Tiger 900 has a good quality suspension from Marzocchi for unique off-road biking.
  • The cast-aluminum wheels and closer handlebars for comfortable adventure riding.
  • It has a large fuel tank of 20 L.
  • For better control and riding conditions, there are two riding modes.
  • The TFT instrument panel is 5 inches for more clarity.
  • Optimized clutches for added comfort during long-distance riding.

Design:

  • The motorbike has a basic look with the Triumph name embedded in its body.
  • It has 5 inches of TFT monitor for better clarity on speed, fuel used, and navigation.
  • You also get an option to connect your smartphone via MyTriumph Bluetooth connectivity system.
  • The tall windshield will provide a fair bit of aerodynamic leverage during riding at speed.
  • Two led headlamps and tail-lamps along with blinkers placed for a better long-distance trip.
  • The motorcycle has an accessible adjustable two-position seat extended to the petrol tank.
  • It has a new fairing and a closed handlebar for an adventurous trip.

Engine and Transmission:

  • The advanced 900 cc triple engine gives you excellent performances, comfort, and control you need while adventure riding.
  • It gives the rider a versatile and supple approach during off-road riding.
  • It also delivers more power of 93.9 bhp @ 8,750 rpm and a torque of 87 Nm @ 7,250 rpm, which 10% more than its previous generation.
  • It offers a liquid cooling system with 12 valves with dual camshafts.
  • With 6-speed gearbox and multi-plated clutches help a better journey.

Specs and Chassis:

  • Triumph Tiger 900 has 11 pounds less weight than its earlier version sibling in case of the chassis frame.
  • It is light-weight with a potable steel frame bolted on its subframe.
  • The twin-sided cast aluminum alloy swingarm along with cast alloy 19 x 2.5 is on the front and the rear wheel.
  • The revised wheel size helps to balance low speed in all riding scenarios.
  • The advanced suspension setup can handle any challenges you might face for long-distance touring.
  • It has a high-quality suspension from Marzocchi, which provides 45 mm upside-down USD cartridge fork at the front and manually adjustable forks at the rear.

Brakes:

  • The motorbike has Brembo Stylema brakes with two 320mm floating discs at the front and a single 255 mm disc at the back.
  • The high-performance brake has reduced the volume around the piston and brake pads.
  • The increased air-flow helps quick cooling hence, better enforcement and impression. 

Dimension and weight:

  • The width of handlebars is 830 mm, and height without its mirrors is 1460 mm.
  • It has a wheelbase of 1556 mm and a seat height of 830 mm.
  • The fuel tank capacity is 20 L, and the motorbike weighs 192 Kg (dry).
  • The fuel consumption is 5.2 L per 100 km.

Launch date and Price:

Triumph Tiger 900 will launch in the mid of 2020 in India, with an expected price is Rs. 12.50 lakhs to Rs. 16.20 lakhs (ex-showroom).

Overall, it is a unique bike designed for great off-road riding. So, if you are fond of long-distance travel, check out the features and specifications about Triumph Tiger 900 on our web page.

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