The Triumph brand is well-known for its outstanding performance and stylish bikes. The new Triumph 2018 Speed Triple Roadsters is another incredible roadster family that has been recently launched that consist up of Speed Triple S and range-topping Street Triple RS. The engine has been developed with better performance, lighter weight and cutting-edge technological advancement of about 1050cc. This engine revs harder for longer, improving on its already legendary agility, pinpoint precision with razor-sharp handling. The overall family is well-known for its addictive ride due to superior handling and high standard of finishing. This family is considered to be the greatest street triple family of all times. The review of new Triumph 2018 Speed Triple Family Roadsters with its price and pictures are given below.
Triumph 2018 Speed Triple Family Roadsters – Features and Price
The new Triumph 2018 Speed Triple Family Roadsters features the powerful 1050 cc engine that is best for its latest and innovative design. The overall design includes the new and lighter Nikasil-plated aluminum cylinder liners, light crank gear, new profile pistons, valve spring, hydraulic tensioner, high-life cam profiles, light balance shaft, cylinder head and optimized balancer drive gear. This family is also equipped with the new sump smaller starter motor, lighter battery, and alternator with the new airbox design. The new oil system has been re-routed while the fuel system has been revised allowing for better and efficient performance.
The new Triumph 2018 Speed Triple Family Roadsters provides the razor-sharp handling, aggressive riding position and outstanding performance of all times. This family has the ability to deliver 7% more power i.e. 148 HP which is about 10 HP more than the previous generation while the torque has been increased by 4% i.e. 86 ft-lb at 7,150 rpm. The next generation of the iconic 1050 triple revs harder for longer by using the 1,000 rpm higher redline plus it provides better throttle response. This speed triple family is best known for its linear power delivery with an outstanding performance like in 2018 Triumph Street Triple Family. The new freer flowing exhaust and premium Arrow titanium silencer on the new RS helps it in achieving an ultimate level of performance and it ensures the thrill ride. The new Speed Triple family has even more power and torque that makes the engine spins up faster and revs harder for longer. The major engine development that has been done in this family is an increment in its power throughout the entire rev range for smooth linear power and torque delivered. The new freer-flowing exhaust produces an outstanding signature roar of powerful Triumph Triple. The new lighter header system and larger catalyst have been improved for better output. The new Speed Triple S contains the restyled race-style silencer while the top-sped RS is mounted with the new premium high-level Arrow titanium sports silencers.
The new Triumph 2018 Speed Triple Family Roadsters comes with the best technology making it an ultimate bike family to ride on. It features the pin-sharp color clarity of the new full-color TFT instrument display. This new ergonomically designed illuminated switch cubes and 5-way joystick, cruise control with up to five riding modes comes as standard in this family. Both the member of this family i.e. Speed Triple S and Speed Triple RS has the ability to deliver an outstanding ride. The Speed Triple RS features the new Optimized Cornering ABS and traction control that was supported by the new Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU). This unit continuously monitors the lean angle during corners. There is an additional Track Riding Mode, keyless ignition, keyless steering lock and lap timer available in the RS model. This family is no doubt the smartest and most technologically advanced line-up ever. The new Optimized Cornering ABS and Traction Control have been used in the Speed Triple RS to achieve the better stability during cornering and riding in the straight line. This feature is only possible by the new Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) that was developed in conjunction with Continental which takes continuous measurements of the roadster to calculate the lean angle.
The new Triumph 2018 Speed Triple Family Roadsters features the five different riding modes that are very easy to choose during the ride with just a push of a button. These modes are Road, Sport, Rain and Rider-configured modes available in S with an extra Track mode for the RS models. The new Daytime Running Lights (DRL) comes as standard to ensure better visibility and they have distinctive nose-down Speed Triple character. The 2018 Triumph Speed Triple RS features the latest Keyless ignition technology with double security standards. First, the keyless ignition system recognizes the proximity of the keyless fob and then it enables the ignition via bike’s switch cube mounted on the start button. This system and fob allow the rider to set the steering lock with the help of dedicated lock button. Secondly, there is an added layer of security that is not available in most of the bikes which is that the keyless ignition system can be disabled at the touch of a button. The new full-color 5-inches of TFT instrument panel display provides the full information with just a glance.
Unique key Features
- Color TFT Instruments
- Up to Five Riding Modes
- Illuminated Switch Cubes and Five-Way Joystick
- Optimized Cornering ABS and Traction Control
- Keyless Technology
- Triumph Shift Assist
- Cruise Control
- High Specification Suspension
- High Specification Wheels and Tires
- High Specification Brembo Brakes
- Enhanced Styling and Higher Quality Detailing
Speed Triple S
The new Triumph 2018 Speed Triple S Roadsters is a proud member of this family and it comes with the significant updates in its engine. It is now capable to deliver the more power i.e. 150PS, more torque and the new freer flowing exhaust providing an outstanding soundtrack. This bike is much lighter and smarter as compared to the previous model. It comes with the new TFT color instruments, five-way joystick, four riding modes, illuminated buttons, new switch cubes with a high level of finishing.
Speed Triple RS
The new Triumph 2018 Speed Triple RS Roadsters features the highest level of specifications and technology ever used in speed triple family. The RS model comes with the all-new Optimized Cornering ABS and Traction Control, Inertial Measurement Unit, carbon fiber bodywork, agility, handling and extreme performance.
Triumph 2018 Speed Triple Family Roadsters – Price
|Speed Triple S||$14,350.00|
|Speed Triple RS||$16,350.00|
This article is about the review of new Triumph 2018 Speed Triple Family Roadsters and it is covered under www.bikescatalog.com. It features an outstandingly powerful engine that has been optimized to deliver more torque, power, and acceleration as compared to the previous generation. The use of latest technology along with five different riding modes makes this bike an ideal to ride. The overall design is kept attractive while the seat design ensures to provide an aggressive riding position.