Bookings for the Triumph Trident commenced in November 2020 for a minimal quantity of Rs 50,000. Upon launch, the Trident shall be new entry-point into the Triumph’s ‘Triple’ vary of merchandise
It has been a busy yr for Triumph Bikes India thus far. Earlier in January, the model introduced within the Velocity Triple 1200 RS in India – simply two days after its world unveiling. The British marquee then introduced within the Tiger 850 Sport in February. Now, they’re gearing up for what could possibly be their greatest launch for the Indian market – the all-new Trident. The official social media handles have already confirmed that the motorbike shall be launched quickly. We anticipate Triumph to formally announce the pricing subsequent month.
Curiously, the beginning worth of the Trident appeared shortly on the official web site, presumably when the web site was being examined. Screenshots of the identical have leaked on-line, and if they’re to be believed, the Trident is prone to be priced at Rs 6.95 lakh. Having mentioned that, we are going to solely get a affirmation on the time of its launch in April.
The Trident has a really simplistic strategy to its design with clear traces. Parts just like the spherical headlamps and the neatly formed 14-litre tank give it a neo-retro enchantment. The Trident will get full LED lighting together with the flip indicators, a protracted single-piece seat and a floating rear part.
Because the identify rightly suggests, the Trident will b powered by a 660-cc three-cylinder unit that develops 80bhp and 64Nm. Triumph claims that the great thing about this motor is in the truth that it makes 90% of its peak torque from as little as 3,600rpm. The engine comes paired with a 6-speed transmission that’s aided by a slip and help clutch. Suspension duties are carried out by the wrong way up forks on the entrance and a monoshock on the rear. Stopping energy comes from Nissin-sourced 310mm twin discs on the entrance and a 255mm disc on the rear.
The Triumph Trident couldn’t solely be probably the most reasonably priced ‘triple’ however Triumph’s most reasonably priced providing within the nation, and by that advantage, it’s a crucial product for the model. The Triumph Trident will compete in opposition to the likes of the Kawasaki Z650.