2012 Triumph Tiger Explorer

2012 Triumph Tiger Explorer
To celebrate its 110th anniversary in 2012, Triumph Motorcycles is going to unveiled its three new Motorcycles at the EICMA show in Milan, on November 8. Those new motorcycles are Triumph Tiger Explorer, Triumph Speed Triple R and Triumph Steve McQueen Edition.

The brand new 2012 Triumph Tiger Explorer is a flagship model for Triumph’s Adventure range. Following on from 2011’s phenomenally successful Tiger 800 models, 2012 Triumph Tiger Explorer is powered by 1200cc three-cylinder engine and comes with all-new, shaft-driven, cruise control, switchable ABS and traction control. It also features (debut) the Company’s new ‘ride-by-wire’ throttle system. Other features include steel chassis and cast alloy wheels-19” front and 17” rear-, stylish single-sided swingarm and other optional accessories.

2012 Triumph Speed Triple R is “introduction a premium version of its iconic Speed Triple, the Speed Triple R.” It features new Ohlins NIX30 43mm fork and a TTX36 rear shock, with a jewel like TTX36 unit at the rear, as well as a set of PVM five-spoke forged aluminum wheels which are over 1.7kg lighter than other on the standard machine. Other features include Brembo four-piston radial monoblock calipers, optional Triumph’s electronic anti-lock system. 2012 Triumph Speed Triple R comes in Phantom Black or Crystal White color options, with red coloured subframe and detailing, as well as the iconic gold forks.

2012 Triumph Steve McQueen Edition is based on the classic Bonneville T100. Paying homage to the Hollywood icon Steve McQueen, the 2012 Triumph Steve McQueen Edition is inspired by the Triumph Trophy TR6 which McQueen insisted on riding during the popular stunt scene in The Great Escape. It comes with a military-style Matt Khaki Green livery paint job with stenciled Triumph logos in black along the bike’s tank, as well as McQueen’s signature on the side covers. Other features include solo seat and black luggage rack, rugged skid plate, small black-bodied headlamp and so on. Production of 2012 Triumph Steve McQueen Edition is limited to 1,100 units.

The details specs on these 2012 Triumph Motorcycles will be revealed at EICMA 2011.

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