The new Triumph Thruxton R was ready launch in India. The Thruxton will launch in India on June 3 at an event in Mumbai. The new Thruxton R is a completly cafe racer model. It’s addressed as “the ultimate factory cafe racer”.
The new Triumph Thruxtor is powered by a 1200cc, 8 valve, parallel twin engine that features ride-by-wire fuel-injection, and is fed by twin throttle bodies. While power output is rated at 97 PS at 6,750 rpm, 41% up on the previous model’s engine, maximum torque stands at 112 Nm at 4950 rpm – 62% more than the previous generation.
The Thruxton R gets three selectable Mode options along with traction control.
Over the standard Thruxton, the R is further equipped with twin floating Brembo disks, Brembo monobloc calipers, Showa Big piston forks, Ohlins rear suspension and Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa Tyres. Other notable features (some optional) include a LED headlight, ABS, engine immobiliser, an USB charging socket, an unique flip-up ‘Monza’ fuel filler cap, Vance & Hines exhausts, a tinted fly screen, a single painted seat cowl, signature Triumph knee pads, knurled handlebar grips and an authentic leather tank strap. Lightweight aluminum bar end mirrors and wheel rims complement the two Thruxton R colour choices, Diablo Red or Silver Frost.