2020 Bonneville T100 Triumph Modern Classics Motorcycle Review Specs

2020 Bonneville T100 Triumph Modern Classics Motorcycle

An exciting new starting point for the internationally recognized Bonneville family has emerged in the form of the T100, which is traditionally designed. The brand new Bonneville T100, now more accessible and lighter than the T120, makes a real icon easier. Inspired by the classic ’59 Bonneville and designed to incorporate a more popular original design, profile, and character, the T100 has a distinct personality, reflected in the superior finishing and hallmark touches of the actual motorcycle icon.

The Bonneville T100 is inspired by the classic ’59 Bonneville and tastefully designed to combine many distinctive elements of the original. The T100 has many high-quality finishes, such as high-value brushed aluminum engine cores and traditional, one-of-a-kind bolt-on-triumph embellishments. The T100 is offered in three beautiful, modern colors powered by a high torque 900cc engine.

2020 Bonneville T100 Triumph Modern Classics Motorcycle – Features

2020 Bonneville T100 Triumph Modern Classics Motorcycle

An Original for Everyone

The Bonneville T100 and T100 Black, both beautifully designed and more affordable, are great places to enter the legendary Bonneville series.

The T100 models, inspired by the famous ’59 Bonneville, have their distinct personality that combines the original Bonneville DNA with the many stunning finishes, features and details of the larger Bonneville T120 and T120 Blake. The 900cc high-torque bony wheel engine in the T100s delivers exciting performance, high fuel efficiency and a rich, deep exhaust tone.

The exclusive T100 chassis and suspension work together to create a smooth ride, as well as the simple, neutral handling and delicate implementation of the Torque Assist clutch for rider-centered technology such as ABS, traction control, and more comfort and control. The T100 line is offered in stunning classic, and sophisticated colors, with over 150 personalized accessories for your bike.

More Presence and Style

The T100 takes the black design to a whole new level with full blackout features and components for a more sophisticated look. Additional design elements, such as the Matte Black Finish Double Skin ‘Pusher’ Exhaust, contribute to the motorcycle’s luxury reputation. The T100 Black is available in two fashionable colors.

Signature Touches of a Genuine Icon

With a sculpted Bonneville-featured fuel tank, wire-speaking wheels, an original ‘pusher’ silencer, two-tone colors with hand-painted gold armor lines, the emotional past and the truly famous motorcycle of the Bonneville T100 family are motorcycles Maintain the silhouette.

The T100s lines are polished, crisp, sculpted, with traditional but elegant shapes. If you want to personalize your car, there is a fantastic selection of over 150 luxury accessories.

Original DNA with Beautiful Features

The Bonneville T100 has many high-quality brushed, polished, and chromed finishes, such as the high-value brushed aluminum engine cover and the traditional bolt-on-trim markings that are exclusive to the model. The T100 is offered in three classic colors.

2020 Bonneville T100 Triumph Modern Classics Motorcycle

Uprated Tyres and Disc Brakes

The T100s have a single floating front brake disc that has been upgraded. The Pirelli Phantom Sportscomptyres, specifically designed for the Triumph Bonneville series, are standard in both categories. More rigidity, front profile tweaks, and deeper backing match Bonnie Vale’s aesthetics while providing solid handling and exceptional longevity.

Refined Handling and Comfort

The 2020 Bonneville T100 Triumph Modern Classics Motorcycle features a significantly enhanced level of comfort and handling. An extremely comfortable seat with thicker foam comes as standard. The chassis and suspension, incorporating more significant suspension travel, have been developed specifically for an engaging yet easy-going ride, enhancing long-distance use and pillion passenger capability.

Lighter and Even More Accessible

The Bonneville T100s, which weigh less than the T120s, are among the most affordable model options in the Bonneville lineup.

They are perfect for any type of ride and ride because of their smaller wheelbase, rack, and shorter races than previous generations, as well as lower seat height.

Elegant Style and Sound

The Bonneville T100 has a high-torque 900cc engine beautifully designed with high quality and quality. It incorporates hallmark aesthetic elements from the original 59 ′ Bonneville engine profile while gently adding modern components to maintain the famous Bonneville appearance.

The Bonneville T100, with its stunning ‘pusher’ type exhaust, gives a deep, rich tone to a true British classic.

900cc ‘High-Torque’ Bonneville Engine

The Bonneville T100s have the same specially tuned 900cc high-torque Bonneville engine, which delivers on-demand performance while improving fuel efficiency and producing a rich, deep exhaust tone.

The 8-valve single overhead camshaft parallels the twin-engine with a 270 ° firing interval and delivers smooth, linear power through a sleek new five-speed transmission.

More Power and Torque

The 900cc engine is designed to produce significantly more power and torque than you need – between 2,750rpm & 4,750rpm – to complete this classic ride style for a more exciting and engaging ride.

2020 Bonneville T100 Triumph Modern Classics Motorcycle

The T100 has 22% more medium power than previous generations and has an astonishing 18% higher peak torque with 80 Nm at 3,200rpm.

Technology and Capability

Engine Immobiliser

The T100 and T100 Black have a safety mechanism that attaches the transponder to the T100 key and joins it to the receiver in the ignition system to prevent the engine from starting without the correct key.

USB Charging Socket

A plug is offered under the seat to charge your essential electronics.

Twin Feature-Packed Clock

Both T100s feature a sleek dual-clock feature (Speedo and Review counter) with a clean digital menu system that can be accessed via the scroll button on the handlebars. Key features include gear position indicator, two trip settings, odometer, service indication, range to empty, fuel level, average and current MPG, clock, and the ability to switch off the traction control function.


Triumph’s anti-lock braking technology gives the Bonneville T100 and T100 Black better control and protection.


Electrical ride-by-wire technology on the Bonneville T100 and T100 Black improves throttle response, providing a smooth and accurate drive for greater control and riding ability.

Liquid Cooling

The new liquid cooling system ensures long-lasting stability and high fuel efficiency with up to 29% higher than previous air-cooled versions.

Switchable Traction Control

Both T100 models have a switchable traction control system that improves torque transmission to improve ride safety and control.

Torque Assist Clutch

Torque Assist Clutch technology gives the Bonneville T100s clutch control a soft touch and feels, which decreases the clutch lever effort for the rider and makes it easier to ride and ride longer.

The LED rear light is integrated into a small and attractive tail setup, giving the Bonneville T100 and T100 Black a unique light pattern, as well as enhancing the power economy for long-term stability.

LED Rear Light

To make Bonneville rides more accessible, we offer A2 license packages for the T100 versions.

Be Part of the Ride with Your A2 Licence

We provide an A2 license package for T100 models to make Bonnie Vale more accessible.

The A2 package is for those riders who do not yet have a full motorcycle license, allowing anyone with a limited license to experience these wonderful new Bonnevilles. Once you have a fully valid motorcycle license, the Triumph dealer can easily add and remove A2 devices.

2020 Bonneville T100 Triumph Modern Classics Motorcycle

Built To Make Your Own

There are over 150 custom spacers available to make the T100 and T100 Black unique.

Accessories include Vance & Hines chrome pusher style slip-on silencer, sewing leather seats, chrome clutch and alternator emulators, a simple 4 bar Triumph tank logo, leather and canvas mix panels, and small LED indicators.

Please remember that Vance & Hines silencers and indicators are subject to local market law, so check with your Triumph dealer for availability.

2020 Bonneville T100 Triumph Modern Classics Motorcycle – Price

An all-new 2020 Bonneville T100 Triumph Modern Classics Motorcycle is available at $10,450 only.

2020 Bonneville T100 Triumph Modern Classics Motorcycle – Technical Specifications

Engine & Transmission

Type Liquid-cooled, 8-valve, SOHC, 270-degree crank angle parallel twin
Capacity 900 cc
Bore 3.33 in (84.6 mm)
Stroke 3.15 in (80 mm)
Compression 10.55:1
Max Power EC 55Hp (40.5kW) @ 5,900rpm
Max Torque EC 59FT-lbs (80Nm) @ 3,230rpm
System Multipoint sequential electronic fuel injection
Exhaust Polished stainless steel two into two exhaust systems with twin silencers
Final Drive Chain
Clutch Wet, multi-plate assist clutch
Gearbox 5-speed


Frame Tubular steel twin cradle
Swingarm Twin-sided, tubular steel
Front Wheel 32-spoke, 18 x 2.75in
Rear Wheel 32-spoke, 17 x 4.25in
Front Tire 100/90-18
Rear Tire 150/70 R17
Front Suspension KYB 41mm of forks, 120mm of travel
Rear Suspension KYB twin shocks with adjustable preload, 120mm of rear-wheel travel
Front Brakes Single 310mm of the floating disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper, ABS
Rear Brakes Single 255mm of the disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper, ABS
Instrument Display and Functions LCD multi-functional instrument pack with analog speedometer, analog tachometer, odometer, gear position indicator, fuel gauge, range to empty indication, service indicator, clock, 2x trip, average, and current fuel consumption display, traction control status display, throttle mode status display, heated grip status (accessory) and cruise control ready – controlled by a handlebar-mounted scroll button (addition).

Dimensions & Weights

Width Handlebars 28.1in (715mm)
Height Without Mirror 43.3in (1100mm)
Seat Height 31.1in (790mm)
Wheelbase 57.1in (1450mm)
Rake 25.5 º
Trail 4.1in (104mm)
Dry Weight 470lb (213kg)
Tank Capacity 3.8 US gal