Triumph recently announced the all-new Street Triple family with 3 distinct new models to suit every rider and style – the all-new Street Triple S, Street Triple R and Street Triple RS. Each with a unique level of power, performance, technology and suspension. Each with their own distinctive attitude, from addictive everyday fun to full track weapon. Here we’re going to focus on the mid-range R version.
Like the other models in the range, the Street Triple R comes with the all-new 765cc engine derived from the celebrated Triumph Daytona. The R punches out 118PS at 12,000 rpm – a healthy 11.3% increase compared to the previous generation bike – and comes with a lighter, freer flowing exhaust, revised air box, gearbox and new slip and assist clutch.
State of the art rider focussed technology
New ride-by-wire throttle
New full colour 5” angle adjustable TFT instruments
New switchgear incorporating a 5 way joystick
Lighter, more agile and better handling
Lighter than the previous generation, and still the lightest bike in its class
All new gullwing rear swingarm for improved higher speed stability
Higher level specification of suspension, brakes and tyres
To make the new Street Triple even more accessible the Street Triple R is also available in a dedicated lower ride height version (Street Triple R LRH) with its own unique suspension and seating set-up, and also a dedicated A2 license version for the ‘S’ with its own unique 660cc engine, for riders who don’t yet hold a full license.
Street Triple R
Taking the performance, specification and finish to an even higher level, built to be the definitive street fighter with a specification and set up for focused road riding.
More power, performance, torque and a richer triple soundtrack
Developed from the celebrated race bred ‘Daytona’ engine, the new 765cc Street Triple engine delivers a major step up in power and torque. With more than 80 new parts including new crank, pistons and Nikasil plated aluminium barrels and an increased bore and stroke. The result is a significant advance in performance, particularly low-down and in the mid-range.
The ‘R’ tune, with its own model-specific crankshaft, increases peak power by up to 11.3% over the previous ‘R’ model, delivering 118PS @ 12,000rpm, and delivers a 13% increase in peak torque at 77Nm @ 9,400rpm.
There are riding modes on all models to help the rider better harness the increased power and torque in every riding condition. A richer sound track, from a lighter, free flowing exhaust and revised airbox delivers an intoxicating and more distinctive induction howl.
Stronger than ever acceleration and slicker gear changes are achieved through a combination of revised gearbox geometry and shorter 1st and 2nd gear ratios. In addition, on the R and RS models, a new slip and assist clutch set up delivers lighter clutch action and reduced lever effort for more control and riding comfort.
Rider focused technology
The new Street Triple line up represents a major evolution in state of the art rider focused technology for maximum control and safety.
For a crisper, more precise and more accurate throttle response, with improved on/off throttle transition. Enabling different throttle maps, which combined with the ABS and traction control settings give up to five riding modes.
Linked to the ride-by-wire system all models have new riding modes, which adjust throttle response, ABS and traction control settings.
– Street Triple R featuring four riding modes: Road, Rain, Sport and Rider Programmable.
Full colour adjustable TFT instruments
The Street Triple R features an all-new, angle adjustable colour 5” TFT instruments for riders to access the new on-board computer. There are three different screen display styles to choose from, pre-set to the riding modes and changeable easily on the move. To ensure that the screen is readable in all weather and light conditions, each of the three styles can be selected with ‘High’ or ‘Low’ contrast.
New on-board computer
For the ‘R’ model this delivers a speedometer, rev counter, riding mode symbol, gear position display, fuel gauge, odometer, trip meter and journey distance. Plus two trip displays, average and instantaneous fuel consumption, range to empty, riding mode selection, display style and contrast settings, service information, coolant temperature, and warning symbol information.
New switch cubes with 5-way joystick
To navigate the new instruments on the Street Triple R there are all-new switch cubes with an intuitive 5-way joystick control that have been ergonomically optimised to be easy to use.
Switchable on the Street Triple R through the ‘rider programmable’ riding mode, which can be adjusted to suit (with road and track ABS settings) or can be turned off completely if desired.
Switchable traction control
On the Street Triple R traction control is managed through the ‘rider programmable’ riding mode, by selecting the desired traction control setting either ‘road’, ‘rain’, ‘track’ or ‘off’.
The new Street Triple line up all feature new headlights designed for a more aggressive stance. The Street Triple R features new distinctive LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL*). These bring an eye catching new light profile that makes the bike easier to see out on the road and a lower energy consumption for greater long term durability. The DRL is an amazing 28x brighter than the previous generation bulb sidelight.
Gear position indicator
The Street Triple R features a useful gear position indicator, accessible through the 5” full colour TFT instruments.
Higher specification suspension
The Street Triple R comes with ø41mm upside-down fully adjustable Showa separate function big piston front forks with 115mm travel for improved riding comfort without compromise and a Showa piggyback reservoir monoshock rear suspension unit.
High specification brake set-up
The Street Triple R has Brembo M4.32 4-piston radial monobloc calipers that deliver greatly improved stopping power over the previous Street Triple R and a Brembo single piston sliding caliper on the back.
High specification performance tyres
The Street Triple R is fitted with premium Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa tyres which deliver sharp and precise handling as well as excellent stability and grip on the road.
More attitude and sharper styling
Premium colour options
Street Triple R – Jet Black (Gloss), Matt Aluminium Silver or Crystal White
For more information on the Triumph Street Triple 765 range, call our sales team on either 01784 420421 (Ashford branch) or 01708 752111 (Romford branch).
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