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2021 Triumph Speed Twin
2021 Triumph Speed Twin

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
Triumph
Triumph
Model Year
2021
2021
Model
Speed Twin
Speed Twin
Model Code
SPEEDTWIN
SPEEDTWIN
Color
Jet Black
Jet Black

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes

Front - Twin 305 mm discs, Brembo 4-piston fixed calipers, ABS

Rear - Single 220 mm disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper, ABS

Front - Twin 305 mm discs, Brembo 4-piston fixed calipers, ABS

Rear - Single 220 mm disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper, ABS

Wheels

Front - Cast aluminum alloy, 17 x 3.5 in.

Rear - Cast aluminum alloy, 17 x 5.0 in.

Lightweight 7-spoke aluminum

Front - Cast aluminum alloy, 17 x 3.5 in.

Rear - Cast aluminum alloy, 17 x 5.0 in.

Lightweight 7-spoke aluminum

Tires

Front - 120 / 70 ZR17

Rear - 160 / 60 ZR17

Front - 120 / 70 ZR17

Rear - 160 / 60 ZR17

Dimensions

Height
Without Mirror - 43.7 in. (1,110 mm)
Without Mirror - 43.7 in. (1,110 mm)
Width
With Handlebars - 29.9 in. (760 mm)
With Handlebars - 29.9 in. (760 mm)
Weight
Dry - 432 lb. (196 kg)
Dry - 432 lb. (196 kg)
Wheelbase
56.3 in. (1430mm)
56.3 in. (1430mm)
Seat Height
31.8 in. (807mm)
31.8 in. (807mm)

Drivetrain

Transmission
6-Speed
6-Speed
Final Drive
X ring chain
X ring chain

Electrical

Instrumentation
LCD multi-functional instrument pack with analog speedometer, analog tachometer, gear position indicator, fuel gauge, range-to-empty indication, service indicator, clock, trip computer, scroll and mode buttons on handlebars, fuel consumption display, traction control status and throttle mode display. TPMS ready.
LCD multi-functional instrument pack with analog speedometer, analog tachometer, gear position indicator, fuel gauge, range-to-empty indication, service indicator, clock, trip computer, scroll and mode buttons on handlebars, fuel consumption display, traction control status and throttle mode display. TPMS ready.
Lighting
LED
LED
Advanced Electronics
ABS & switchable traction control, Three riding modes (Road, Rain and Sport)
ABS & switchable traction control, Three riding modes (Road, Rain and Sport)

Engine

Engine
8 valve, SOHC, 270° crank angle parallel twin
8 valve, SOHC, 270° crank angle parallel twin
Cooling
Liquid
Liquid
Horsepower
96 hp (72 kW) @ 6,750rpm
96 hp (72 kW) @ 6,750rpm
Displacement
1200 cc
1200 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.8 in. x 3.1 in. ( (97.6 mm x 80 mm)
3.8 in. x 3.1 in. ( (97.6 mm x 80 mm)
Torque
82.6 ft. lb. (112 Nm) @ 4,950 rpm
82.6 ft. lb. (112 Nm) @ 4,950 rpm
Compression Ratio
10.0:1
10.0:1
Clutch

Wet, multi-plate assist

Torque-assist

Wet, multi-plate assist

Torque-assist

Fuel System
Multi-point, sequential electronic fuel injection
Multi-point, sequential electronic fuel injection
Exhaust
Brushed 2-into-2 exhaust system with twin brushed silencers
Brushed 2-into-2 exhaust system with twin brushed silencers
Fuel Capacity
3.8 gal. (14.5 l)
3.8 gal. (14.5 l)

Operational

Frame
Tubular steel with aluminum cradle
Tubular steel with aluminum cradle
Front Suspension

41 mm cartridge forks

Travel- 4.7 in. (120 mm)

41 mm cartridge forks

Travel- 4.7 in. (120 mm)

Rear Suspension

Twin shocks with adjustable preload

Rear wheel travel - 4.7 in. (120 mm)

Twin shocks with adjustable preload

Rear wheel travel - 4.7 in. (120 mm)

Suspension
Swingarm - Twin-sided, aluminum
Swingarm - Twin-sided, aluminum
Rake
22.8º
22.8º
Trail
3.68 in. (93.5 mm)
3.68 in. (93.5 mm)
Fork
KYB with cartridge damping
KYB with cartridge damping
Seat
Bench
Bench

Other

Additional Colors

Jet Black

Korosi Red / Storm Grey with Hand Painted Graphite Coachline

Silver Ice / Storm Grey

Jet Black

Korosi Red / Storm Grey with Hand Painted Graphite Coachline

Silver Ice / Storm Grey

Includes
Feature-packed twin clocks, USB charging, Immobiliser, Tire Pressure Monitoring System accessory fit, Bar end mirrors, Category-leading finish & detailing, Brushed aluminum throttle body covers, Brushed aluminum side panel finishers, Brushed aluminum heel guards, Clear anodised forged aluminum headlight bracket, Monza fuel cap, Sculpted side panels with aluminum detailing
Feature-packed twin clocks, USB charging, Immobiliser, Tire Pressure Monitoring System accessory fit, Bar end mirrors, Category-leading finish & detailing, Brushed aluminum throttle body covers, Brushed aluminum side panel finishers, Brushed aluminum heel guards, Clear anodised forged aluminum headlight bracket, Monza fuel cap, Sculpted side panels with aluminum detailing

Features

Detailing

  • BEAUTIFULLY MODERN CUSTOM STYLE: This is a beautiful looking motorcycle that seamlessly incorporates Triumph’s timeless DNA with a contemporary stripped-back custom style and poise. A blend of elegant design features combine to complement this stunning next generation bike, including a signature 14.5-litre sculpted fuel tank, comfortable and accessible stylish bench seat, and twin black megaphone upswept sports silencers. More subtle characterful touches include visually minimal front mudguard & rear end setup with elegant rear light, and bar end mirrors.
  • QUALITY DETAILING: The Speed Twin’s brilliant performance is enhanced by a host of premium quality aluminium detailing that really add to the high class look and feel of your ride, including brushed aluminium front and rear mudguards, throttle body covers, side panel finishers, and heel guards together with bright anodised forged aluminium headlight brackets, clear anodised aluminium swingarm and 7-spoke aluminium wheels. Other high quality stylish touches include a Monza-style fuel cap, painted headlamp bowl and bezel, and handlebar clamp badge.

Key Features

  • PREMIUM ALUMINIUM DETAILS: Category-leading finishes and detailing include premium brushed aluminum front and rear mudguards, throttle body covers, side panel finishers and heel guards, bright anodized forged aluminum headlight brackets, and a clear anodized aluminum swingarm.
  • THREE RIDING MODES: Three selectable riding mode options – Road, Rain and Sport – control dedicated throttle maps and traction control settings to suit riding conditions and rider preferences for an optimum riding experience.
  • TWIN UPSWEPT SPORTS SILENCERS: Contemporary black megaphone twin upswept sports silencers contribute to the thrilling deep British roar that lives up to the Speed Twin’s legendary name. Triumph’s innovative uninterrupted flowing exhaust header run contains a hidden cat box.
  • LED LIGHTING: For greater durability and power efficiency, the Speed Twin incorporates LED rear light and indicators. Where local legislation allows, an LED Daytime Running light is incorporated into the headlight.
  • FEATURE-PACKED TWIN CLOCKS: Super-stylish contemporary 3D dial faces incorporate a digital menu system accessed by handlebar mounted scroll button. Key features include; rider mode setting, gear position, odometer, trip settings, range to empty, clock, and fuel level.
  • HIGH SPEC WHEELS AND TIRES: Lightweight 7-spoke 17-inch cast aluminum wheels and Pirelli Diablo Rosso 3 tires all significantly contribute to the Speed Twin’s dynamic roadster handling.
  • MONZA FUEL CAP: Flip up and fill quickly; a stylish touch that’s in keeping with the Speed Twin’s contemporary custom looks.
  • BAR END MIRRORS: Ensure excellent wide-view rear visibility during your ride with these great looking bar end mirrors.
  • ACCESSIBLE LOW SEAT HEIGHT: The Speed Twin’s bench seat has an accessible seat height of 805mm and has been developed for enhanced rider and pillion comfort.
  • OVER 80 CUSTOM ACCESSORIES: Enhance the style, comfort and capability of your Speed Twin with a choice of over 80 ride-focused accessories to reflect your own personal riding needs.
  • HERITAGE: With innovations so revolutionary that it set the standard for the motorcycles that followed for decades afterwards, the 1938 Speed Twin was such a quantum leap in accessible performance and reliability that it literally changed the world of motorcycling. The original Speed Twin brought such improved levels of performance and easy rideability to the average biker that it shifted the perception of what motorcycling was all about, from being merely transportation to a passionate pastime of choice for motorcycle thrill seekers, in essence this was the first “riders’ bike”. With the Speed Twin this legendary name returns to the Triumph line up with a specification and advanced roadster handling set-up designed to set a whole standard in the modern classic motorcycle world.
  • CLASS-LEADING HANDLING: The Speed Twin is a modern classic performance icon, delivering a category benchmark in dynamic agile roadster handling for a confidence-inspiring ride with a totally intuitive and accessible feel. Its dedicated chassis and suspension set-up is unique to the Speed Twin, while its high specification Brembo brakes, ABS and switchable traction control, riding modes and comfortable engaged riding position all combine to make this the first of its kind in the modern classic world. Just like its iconic namesake it’s been designed to be a modern classic “riders’ bike”, built to be as precise, agile and dynamic when ridden hard as it is truly accessible and easy to manage on every ride.
  • THRILLING PERFORMANCE: All set up for breath-taking performance, the Speed Twin is powered by an updated version of the celebrated Bonneville high power 1200cc engine with the same thrilling tune as the Thruxton; which means exhilarating torque delivery right from the start and up through the entire rev range. To complement its engine performance, an incredible distinctively throaty British twin exhaust note, delivered by eye-catching twin black megaphone upswept sports silencers, is the soundtrack to your Speed Twin ride.
  • CATEGORY-LEADING FINISH AND DETAILING: The Speed Twin has a particularly beautiful modern custom style which is infused throughout with Triumph’s timeless DNA and designed with a stunning contemporary stripped-back style and poise. Central to its evocative high quality looks is the incredible level of finish and the exquisite detailing that combine to add an extra style dimension to your riding experience. A host of premium aluminum features and a blend of sensitively engineered touches combine to create the Speed Twin’s superb aesthetic appeal, making this a bike that sets a standard in contemporary Bonneville design

Reasons To Ride

  • BONNEVILLE 1200CC ENGINE: At the Speed Twin’s heart is an updated high power 1200cc Bonneville twin engine with the celebrated Thruxton performance tune that peaks at 97PS @ 6,750rpm. Evolved from the Thruxton powerplant, this enhanced engine is a low inertia high performance 6-speed 8-valve parallel twin that now features a magnesium cam cover, a revised clutch assembly and mass-optimised engine covers.
  • THRILLING TORQUE DELIVERY: This is a kind of performance modern classic, with an exhilarating torque delivery from low down and then right through the range. Torque peaks at 82.6 FT-lbs (@4,950rpm), matching the output of the Thruxton R, and a whole 40% more than Triumph’s latest Street Twin model.
  • HIGH SPECIFICATIONS: Built to a high performance specification, the Speed Twin noticeably showcases twin Brembo front brakes. In addition, lightweight cast aluminium wheels and high specification Pirelli Diablo Rosso 3 tyres both contribute to the Speed Twin’s class leading agile and dynamic handling. An Anti-locking Braking System (ABS), and traction control that is easily switchable via the left hand switchcube, deliver enhanced control of the Speed Twin’s high torque performance whatever the riding conditions.
  • DISTINCTIVE TWIN SOUND: This incredible motorcycle has a thrilling deep British roar to match the Speed Twin’s legendary name. The distinctive twin black megaphone upswept sports silencers produce a wonderful throaty sound which is all capably supported by Triumph’s innovative uninterrupted flowing exhaust header run, with hidden cat box, so the lines are as smooth as the ride itself.
  • CLASS-LEADING HANDLING: The Speed Twin’s designed chassis has been evolved from the Thruxton R and crafted to provide a benchmark in agile, dynamic riding. Working together with this tailored frame are high specification front and rear suspension, tuned to deliver a precise modern roadster ride with confidence-inspiring intuitive feel, whether you’re commuting, traveling longer distances or just riding for the fun of it.
  • ADVANCED RIDER TECHNOLOGY: For maximum possible rider fun, comfort and control, the Speed Twin benefits from a host of advanced technology. Three rider modes – Road, Rain, and Sport – that adjust throttle map and traction control settings to suit conditions and rider preference, the bike’s LED lighting brings greater durability and power efficiency, and the lighter feel of the torque-assist clutch delivers more comfort over long journeys and stop-start urban commutes. In addition, feature-packed twin clocks, immobilizer and a USB socket are all included as standard.
  • CATEGORY-LEADING DETAILS & FINISH: A huge aspect of the Speed Twin’s allure is its beautiful custom classic looks, which is why the detailing and finish that you’ll find on the Speed Twin are nothing short of category-leading. Specially-crafted brushed aluminum features include mudguards, throttle body covers, side panel finishers, and heel guards. The magnificent aluminum theme continues with a bright anodized forged aluminum headlight bracket and clear anodized aluminum swingarm.
  • BEAUTIFULLY MODERN CUSTOM STYLE: Triumph’s timeless DNA is at the core of the Speed Twin’s modern classic looks, and this is blended together with a more contemporary stripped-back custom style and poise. Original equipment features also include the Speed Twin’s 14.5-liter signature sculpted fuel tank, the comfortable stylish bench seat, minimal front mudguard & rear end setup with elegant rear light, and bar end mirrors.
  • CUSTOMISING OPTIONS: The beauty of a Triumph modern classic motorcycle lies in how it has been built with customising in mind, and the Speed Twin has over 80 custom accessories available to enhance your bike’s style, capability, comfort and security and create a true one-off special.

Detailing

  • BEAUTIFULLY MODERN CUSTOM STYLE: This is a beautiful looking motorcycle that seamlessly incorporates Triumph’s timeless DNA with a contemporary stripped-back custom style and poise. A blend of elegant design features combine to complement this stunning next generation bike, including a signature 14.5-litre sculpted fuel tank, comfortable and accessible stylish bench seat, and twin black megaphone upswept sports silencers. More subtle characterful touches include visually minimal front mudguard & rear end setup with elegant rear light, and bar end mirrors.
  • QUALITY DETAILING: The Speed Twin’s brilliant performance is enhanced by a host of premium quality aluminium detailing that really add to the high class look and feel of your ride, including brushed aluminium front and rear mudguards, throttle body covers, side panel finishers, and heel guards together with bright anodised forged aluminium headlight brackets, clear anodised aluminium swingarm and 7-spoke aluminium wheels. Other high quality stylish touches include a Monza-style fuel cap, painted headlamp bowl and bezel, and handlebar clamp badge.

Key Features

  • PREMIUM ALUMINIUM DETAILS: Category-leading finishes and detailing include premium brushed aluminum front and rear mudguards, throttle body covers, side panel finishers and heel guards, bright anodized forged aluminum headlight brackets, and a clear anodized aluminum swingarm.
  • THREE RIDING MODES: Three selectable riding mode options – Road, Rain and Sport – control dedicated throttle maps and traction control settings to suit riding conditions and rider preferences for an optimum riding experience.
  • TWIN UPSWEPT SPORTS SILENCERS: Contemporary black megaphone twin upswept sports silencers contribute to the thrilling deep British roar that lives up to the Speed Twin’s legendary name. Triumph’s innovative uninterrupted flowing exhaust header run contains a hidden cat box.
  • LED LIGHTING: For greater durability and power efficiency, the Speed Twin incorporates LED rear light and indicators. Where local legislation allows, an LED Daytime Running light is incorporated into the headlight.
  • FEATURE-PACKED TWIN CLOCKS: Super-stylish contemporary 3D dial faces incorporate a digital menu system accessed by handlebar mounted scroll button. Key features include; rider mode setting, gear position, odometer, trip settings, range to empty, clock, and fuel level.
  • HIGH SPEC WHEELS AND TIRES: Lightweight 7-spoke 17-inch cast aluminum wheels and Pirelli Diablo Rosso 3 tires all significantly contribute to the Speed Twin’s dynamic roadster handling.
  • MONZA FUEL CAP: Flip up and fill quickly; a stylish touch that’s in keeping with the Speed Twin’s contemporary custom looks.
  • BAR END MIRRORS: Ensure excellent wide-view rear visibility during your ride with these great looking bar end mirrors.
  • ACCESSIBLE LOW SEAT HEIGHT: The Speed Twin’s bench seat has an accessible seat height of 805mm and has been developed for enhanced rider and pillion comfort.
  • OVER 80 CUSTOM ACCESSORIES: Enhance the style, comfort and capability of your Speed Twin with a choice of over 80 ride-focused accessories to reflect your own personal riding needs.
  • HERITAGE: With innovations so revolutionary that it set the standard for the motorcycles that followed for decades afterwards, the 1938 Speed Twin was such a quantum leap in accessible performance and reliability that it literally changed the world of motorcycling. The original Speed Twin brought such improved levels of performance and easy rideability to the average biker that it shifted the perception of what motorcycling was all about, from being merely transportation to a passionate pastime of choice for motorcycle thrill seekers, in essence this was the first “riders’ bike”. With the Speed Twin this legendary name returns to the Triumph line up with a specification and advanced roadster handling set-up designed to set a whole standard in the modern classic motorcycle world.
  • CLASS-LEADING HANDLING: The Speed Twin is a modern classic performance icon, delivering a category benchmark in dynamic agile roadster handling for a confidence-inspiring ride with a totally intuitive and accessible feel. Its dedicated chassis and suspension set-up is unique to the Speed Twin, while its high specification Brembo brakes, ABS and switchable traction control, riding modes and comfortable engaged riding position all combine to make this the first of its kind in the modern classic world. Just like its iconic namesake it’s been designed to be a modern classic “riders’ bike”, built to be as precise, agile and dynamic when ridden hard as it is truly accessible and easy to manage on every ride.
  • THRILLING PERFORMANCE: All set up for breath-taking performance, the Speed Twin is powered by an updated version of the celebrated Bonneville high power 1200cc engine with the same thrilling tune as the Thruxton; which means exhilarating torque delivery right from the start and up through the entire rev range. To complement its engine performance, an incredible distinctively throaty British twin exhaust note, delivered by eye-catching twin black megaphone upswept sports silencers, is the soundtrack to your Speed Twin ride.
  • CATEGORY-LEADING FINISH AND DETAILING: The Speed Twin has a particularly beautiful modern custom style which is infused throughout with Triumph’s timeless DNA and designed with a stunning contemporary stripped-back style and poise. Central to its evocative high quality looks is the incredible level of finish and the exquisite detailing that combine to add an extra style dimension to your riding experience. A host of premium aluminum features and a blend of sensitively engineered touches combine to create the Speed Twin’s superb aesthetic appeal, making this a bike that sets a standard in contemporary Bonneville design

Reasons To Ride

  • BONNEVILLE 1200CC ENGINE: At the Speed Twin’s heart is an updated high power 1200cc Bonneville twin engine with the celebrated Thruxton performance tune that peaks at 97PS @ 6,750rpm. Evolved from the Thruxton powerplant, this enhanced engine is a low inertia high performance 6-speed 8-valve parallel twin that now features a magnesium cam cover, a revised clutch assembly and mass-optimised engine covers.
  • THRILLING TORQUE DELIVERY: This is a kind of performance modern classic, with an exhilarating torque delivery from low down and then right through the range. Torque peaks at 82.6 FT-lbs (@4,950rpm), matching the output of the Thruxton R, and a whole 40% more than Triumph’s latest Street Twin model.
  • HIGH SPECIFICATIONS: Built to a high performance specification, the Speed Twin noticeably showcases twin Brembo front brakes. In addition, lightweight cast aluminium wheels and high specification Pirelli Diablo Rosso 3 tyres both contribute to the Speed Twin’s class leading agile and dynamic handling. An Anti-locking Braking System (ABS), and traction control that is easily switchable via the left hand switchcube, deliver enhanced control of the Speed Twin’s high torque performance whatever the riding conditions.
  • DISTINCTIVE TWIN SOUND: This incredible motorcycle has a thrilling deep British roar to match the Speed Twin’s legendary name. The distinctive twin black megaphone upswept sports silencers produce a wonderful throaty sound which is all capably supported by Triumph’s innovative uninterrupted flowing exhaust header run, with hidden cat box, so the lines are as smooth as the ride itself.
  • CLASS-LEADING HANDLING: The Speed Twin’s designed chassis has been evolved from the Thruxton R and crafted to provide a benchmark in agile, dynamic riding. Working together with this tailored frame are high specification front and rear suspension, tuned to deliver a precise modern roadster ride with confidence-inspiring intuitive feel, whether you’re commuting, traveling longer distances or just riding for the fun of it.
  • ADVANCED RIDER TECHNOLOGY: For maximum possible rider fun, comfort and control, the Speed Twin benefits from a host of advanced technology. Three rider modes – Road, Rain, and Sport – that adjust throttle map and traction control settings to suit conditions and rider preference, the bike’s LED lighting brings greater durability and power efficiency, and the lighter feel of the torque-assist clutch delivers more comfort over long journeys and stop-start urban commutes. In addition, feature-packed twin clocks, immobilizer and a USB socket are all included as standard.
  • CATEGORY-LEADING DETAILS & FINISH: A huge aspect of the Speed Twin’s allure is its beautiful custom classic looks, which is why the detailing and finish that you’ll find on the Speed Twin are nothing short of category-leading. Specially-crafted brushed aluminum features include mudguards, throttle body covers, side panel finishers, and heel guards. The magnificent aluminum theme continues with a bright anodized forged aluminum headlight bracket and clear anodized aluminum swingarm.
  • BEAUTIFULLY MODERN CUSTOM STYLE: Triumph’s timeless DNA is at the core of the Speed Twin’s modern classic looks, and this is blended together with a more contemporary stripped-back custom style and poise. Original equipment features also include the Speed Twin’s 14.5-liter signature sculpted fuel tank, the comfortable stylish bench seat, minimal front mudguard & rear end setup with elegant rear light, and bar end mirrors.
  • CUSTOMISING OPTIONS: The beauty of a Triumph modern classic motorcycle lies in how it has been built with customising in mind, and the Speed Twin has over 80 custom accessories available to enhance your bike’s style, capability, comfort and security and create a true one-off special.