2019 Triumph Speed Twin India Launch Highlights: Price, Specifications, Images, Features

The 2019 Triumph Speed Twin goes on sale today. Catch all the live updates from the new Triumph Speed Twin launch event here.

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2019 Triumph Speed Twin: The new modern classic is the latest join the Triumph Bonneville family

The 2019 Triumph Speed Twin is the newest motorcycle it join the bike maker's modern classic family and is all set to be launched in India. The new Triumph Speed Twin emerges as a performance-oriented modern classic with easy going ergonomics that of the Street Twin and has been a result of market demand, according to the company. The bike borrows the Thruxton R's 'high power' Bonneville 1200 engine, which revs freer and is more powerful than the current 'high torque' Bonneville 1200 cc engine on the Triumph Bonneville T120.

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The Thruxton R's 1200 cc engine that also powers the new Speed Twin, has a slightly different state of tune and belting out 96 bhp at 6,750 rpm and 112 Nm of peak torque at 4,950 rpm. The Speed Twin further improved performance by adding lighter magnesium cam covers, a lighter clutch and lighter internal components to the motor. As a result, the Speed Twin's engine itself is 2.5 kg lighter than that on the Thruxton R. The new Triumph Speed Twin also sports a host of new components including the lighter 17-inch cast aluminium alloys, 41 mm cartridge type forks with 120 mm travel at the front and twin shocks at the rear, with adjustable preload, and 120 mm travel.

Also Read: 2019 Triumph Speed Twin First Ride Review

Compared to the Thruxton, the Speed Twin gets slightly smaller 305 mm twin discs at the front with Brembo four-piston calipers and a single 220 mm disc at the rear with Nissin two-piston calipers, with standard ABS. At 196 kg, the Speed Twin is also lighter than the Thruxton R. The 2019 Triumph Speed Twin will be coming to India as a CBU from the bike maker's facility in Thailand.

Prices are expected to be competitive and likely to be aboit Rs. 1.5-2 lakh cheaper than the Thruxton R. Expect the new Speed Twin to command a price tag between Rs. 10.5-11 lakh (ex-showroom). The official prices will be announced in sometime.

Catch all the live updates from the 2019 Triumph Speed Twin launch event here

Apr 24, 2019
2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launch: Deliveries
Deliveries for the new Triumph Speed Twin will begin by the end of this month or in early May this year.


The motorcycle is brought to India via the CBU route from Thailand.

Apr 24, 2019
2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launch
Prices are finally out for the 2019 Triumph Speed Twin and the motorcycle starts at Rs. 9.46 lakh (ex-showroom).

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Triumph Motorcycle India is also offering up to 80 accessories on the new Speed Twin range, which including styling, practicality and security upgrades.

Apr 24, 2019
2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launch: Colours
The 2019 Triumph Speed Twin is being offered in three colour options - Jet Black, Silver Ice/Storm Grey, and Korosi Red/Storm Grey.

Apr 24, 2019
2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launch: Features
The 2019 Triumph Speed Twin packs in a host of features including Ride-by-Wire (RbW) with three riding modes - Rain, Sport and Road.

You also gets ABS, switchable traction control, torque-assist clutch, Tyre Pressure Monitoring capability and more.

Apr 24, 2019
2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launch
The Speed Twin from Triumph India is based on the Thruxton R, but with upright and relaxed ergonomics like the Street Twin, albeit sporting more power.




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The Speed Twin moniker traces its name to the original Triumph Speed Twin that was first introduced in 1938.

The model was powered by a 500 cc parallel-twin and one of the most popular ones at the time.

The original Speed Twin was designed by Edward Turner.

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Triumph has been conducting a number experiential activities over the years to promote its motorcycles.

The manufacturer will be conducting its first track experience at the Buddh International Circuit this weekend. 

Apr 24, 2019
2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launch: Triumph India Dealerships
Triumph India currently operates out of 16 dealerships.

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2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launch
Over the last five years, Triumph India's CAGR has grown by 22 per cent with the company having a market share of 16 per cent in the 500+ cc priced over Rs. 5 lakh.

The industry grew by 22 per cent in the last five years (FY2014-19), while the CAGR motorcycles grew by 5 per cent.

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2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launch
Triumph Motorcycle India has had an average of 4-5 launches every year.

The brand has already had three launches in 2019, with the Speed Twin being the fourth.

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2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launch
A quick reminder of Triumph's landspeed record attempts over the years.

Talking about the brand's legacy GM Farooq says, "Triumph has bagged the land speed record four times over the years."

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2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launch
"2019 will be a big year for  Triumph India and we have already launched three models so far and now comes our new gem." - says Shoeb Farooq, GM Triumph Motorcycles India.

Apr 24, 2019
2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launch
The stage is set for the launch of the 2019 Triumph Speed Twin in India. 



Apr 24, 2019
2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launch
It's almost time for the doors to open and proceedings to begin at the 2019 Triumph Speed Twin launch.

Apr 24, 2019
2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launch: Suspension
The suspension set-up on the 2019 Triumph Speed Twin includes 41 mm cartridge type forks up front with 120 mm travel and twin shocks at the rear, with adjustable preload, and 120 mm of travel. The bike does not get the more sophisticated and fully adjustable Ohlins units that are available on the Thruxton R.
Apr 24, 2019
2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launch: Engine Specifications
The 2019 Triumph Speed Twin is powered by the 'high power' 1200 cc parallel-twin motor shared with the Thruxton R. Triumph differentiates this motor from the 'high torque' 1200 cc engine that powers the Bonneville range with more pulling power.

As a result, the new Speed Twin benefits with 96 bhp at 6,750 rpm and 112 Nm of peak torque available at 4,950 rpm. The engine sports lighter magnesium cam covers, a lighter clutch and lighter internal components, all of which help in weight reduction of 2.5 kg over the one on the Thruxton R.

The engine has that typical 270-degree firing order rumble, and has got a strong low and mid-range.

Apr 24, 2019
2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launch
The double cradle frame on the new Triumph Speed Twin is similar to the Thruxton R's but gets new rear subframe, and is lighter as well.

The bike also gets lighter cast alloy wheels, brushed aluminium body parts, and magnesium cam covers, all of which have helped the Thruxton R become at least 7 kg lighter overall. 

Apr 24, 2019
.The new Triumph Speed Twin gets an all-new design and isn't just a reworked Thruxton R. The bike looks like a coiled up street-fighter with modern classic cues that makes it part of the Bonneville family.

Unlike the Bonneville T120, the Speed Twin looks sharper, sportier and more aggressive too. The overall styling looks fresh yet classic with elements like the brushed aluminium body parts offering that premium touch.

There are other neat touches too, like the minimalistic LED taillight and indicators, Monza fuel filler cap, and the bar-end mirrors.

Apr 24, 2019
2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launch
The new Triumph Speed Twin is a performance-oriented roadster with modern classic design, but with the easy ergonomics of the Street Twin.

It aims to become an alternative to those not wanting the aggression of the Thruxton R.

Apr 24, 2019
2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launch
The decision to introduce the Triumph Speed Twin in the Bonneville line-up was the result of market demand.

There was demand from existing Bonneville customers for a performance-oriented modern classic, with easygoing ergonomics, yet with sporty road manners.

Apr 24, 2019
2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launch: History
The 1938 Speed Twin was one of the most commercially successful parallel-twins of its time, and is said to be one of the reasons of Triumph's success after World War II, and every major British motorcycle brand offered a 500 cc twin designed on similar lines to the Speed Twin. The Triumph Speed Twin continued in production till 1966.

Apr 24, 2019
2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launch: History
The Speed Twin name is not all-new. It's derived from the 1938 Triumph Speed Twin 5T, with a 500 cc overhead valve vertical twin engine.

Apr 24, 2019
2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launch
Hello and welcome to the launch of the 2019 Triumph Speed Twin in India.

The new modern classic motorcycle from the Bonneville family is about offering performance of the Thruxton R with easy ergonomics of the Street Twin and that sounds like a package one could live with everyday.

The 2019 Triumph Speed Twin will be launched in sometime from now and we will be bringing you all the updates live from the event.


Keep watching this space.