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All new Speed Triple RS 1200 – everything you need to know

All-new in every dimension, the Speed Triple 1200 RS has been purpose designed from the ground up to deliver an absolute revolution in terms of Speed Triple power, performance, handling and technology, giving the ultimate performance naked sports ride.

Triumph Speed Triple RS 1200 HD wallpapers
Triumph Speed Triple RS 1200 HD wallpapers

Speed Triple RS 1200 feature highlights

  • All-new higher capacity 1160cc triple engine
  • 180 PS peak power: up 30 PS
  • 125 Nm peak torque: up 8 Nm
  • 650 rpm higher revving, 12% lower inertia engine
  • All-new free-breathing intake and exhaust, with incredible sound
  • The most agile, precise, dynamic handling Speed Triple ever
  • 10 kg lighter, at just 198 kg wet
  • All-new mass centralised chassis
  • Narrower, with a more dominant and purposeful riding position
  • Performance tuned fully adjustable Öhlins suspension
  • Metzeler RACETEC RR tyres
  • Brembo Stylema brakes
  • The smartest, sharpest and most technologically advanced Speed Triple ever
  • Optimised Cornering ABS & switchable Optimised Cornering Traction Control (with IMU)
  • All-new 5” TFT instruments
  • Five riding modes, including enhanced Track mode
  • New Triumph Shift Assist up-and-down quick-shifter
  • New distinctive full-LED lighting
  • New full keyless system
  • My Triumph Connectivity System fitted as standard
  • All-new muscular and arresting poise and presence
  • Purer, cleaner and sharper lines
  • Undeniable focused speed triple design DNA
  • Striking new dynamic headlight and tail-light designs,
    with distinctive new light signatures

Triumph Speed Triple RS 1200 technical specifications

  • Liquid-cooled, 12 valve, DOHC, inline 3-cylinder
  • Capacity 1160 cc
  • Bore 90.0 mm
  • Stroke 60.8 mm
  • Compression 13.2:1
  • Maximum Power 180 PS / 177.5 bhp (132.4 kW) @ 10,750 rpm
  • Maximum Torque 125 Nm (92 lbft) @ 9,000
  • Fuel System Multipoint sequential electronic fuel injection with electronic throttle control
  • Exhaust Stainless steel 3 into 1 header system with underslung primary silencer and side mounted secondary silencer
  • Final Drive X-ring chain
  • Clutch Wet, multi-plate, slip & assist
  • Gearbox 6 speed
  • Frame Aluminium twin spar frame, bolt-on aluminium rear subframe
  • Swingarm Aluminium, single-sided
  • Front Wheel Cast aluminium, 17 x 3.50 in
  • Rear Wheel Cast aluminium, 17 x 6.00 in
  • Front Tyre Metzeler Racetec RR K3 120/70 ZR17
  • Rear Tyre Metzeler Racetec RR K3 190/55 ZR17
  • Front Suspension Öhlins 43 mm NIX30 upside down forks with adjustable preload, rebound and compression damping, 120 mm travel.
  • Rear Suspension Öhlins TTX36 twin tube monoshock with preload, rebound and compression damping, 120 mm rear wheel travel.
  • Front Brakes Twin 320mm floating discs. Brembo Stylema
  • Monobloc calipers, OC-ABS, radial master cylinder with separate reservoir, span & ratio adjustable.
  • Rear Brakes Single 220mm disc. Brembo twin piston caliper, OC-ABS. Rear master cylinder with separate reservoir.
  • Instruments Full-colour 5″ TFT instruments
  • Length 2090 mm (82.3 in)
  • Width (Handlebars) 792 mm (31.2 in)
  • Height Without Mirrors 1089 mm (42.9 in)
  • Seat Height 830 mm (32.7 in)
  • Wheelbase 1445 mm (56.9 in)
  • Rake 23.9 °
  • Trail 104.7 mm (4.1 in)
  • Wet weight 198kg (437 lb)
  • Fuel Tank Capacity 15.5 litres (4.1 US gal)
  • Fuel Consumption 50.2 mpg (5.6 l/100km)
  • Service interval 10,000 miles (16,000km) / 12 months