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2011 Triumph Thunderbird Storm

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2011 Triumph Thunderbird Storm
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2011 Triumph Thunderbird Storm Specifications

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Model Type  Cruiser
BASE MSRP(US)  $13,899.00
Warranty  24
Engine Type  Parallel Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Horsepower (bhp/kW)  97 / 72.4
Horsepower RPM  5200
Torque (Ft Lbs/Nm)  115 / 155.9
Torque RPM  2950
Cooling  Liquid
Valve Configuration  DOHC
Bore (mm/in)  107.1 / 4.22
Stroke (mm/in)  94.3 / 3.71
Displacement (cc/ci)  1699 / 103.6
Compression Ratio  9.7:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Fuel Injector  Yes
Carburetor  No
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Speed Governor  No
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  6
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Belt
Primary Drive (Engine / Transmission)  Gear
Reverse  No
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Front Wheel Width (in)  3.5
Rear Wheel Width (in)  6
Tire Brand  Metzeler
Front Tire Width  120
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  70
Front Wheel Diameter  19
Rear Tire Width  200
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  50
Rear Wheel Diameter  17
Front Tire (Full Spec)  Metzeler 120/70 R19
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  Metzeler 200/50 R17
Brake Brand Name  Brembo®
Front Brake Type  Dual Hydraulic Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  12.2 / 310
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)  12.2 / 310
Front Suspension Type  Telescopic Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)  1.9 / 47
Front Travel (in/mm)  4.7 / 120
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load  No
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Front Central Suspension Strut  No
Front Suspension Brand Name  Showa®
Steering Damper  No
Rear Suspension Type  Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)  3.7 / 95
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load  Yes
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  2
Rear Suspension Brand Name  Showa®
Rear Suspension Material  Steel
Air Adjustable  No
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  7.68
Width (in/mm)  34.6 / 880
Height (in/mm)  44.1 / 1120.1
Wheelbase (in/mm)  63.5 / 1612.9
Length (ft/ft)  7
Length (ft/in)  8
Wet Weight (lbs/kg)  746 / 338.4
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  5.8 / 22
Performance  Standard
Seat Type  Two-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Vinyl
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Folding  No
Seat Height (in/mm)  27.5 / 698.5
Number Of Seats  2
Detachable Passenger Seat  Standard
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Frame  Steel
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Driver and Passenger
Adjustable  No
Chain Guard  No
Chassis Protectors  No
Drive Shaft Guard  No
Saddle Bag Guard  No
Belt Guard  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Light Guard  No
Radiator Cover  No
Side Cover  Yes
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Stand Type  Kick
Handlebars  Standard
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Clock  Standard
Tachometer  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Trip Computer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Temperature Warning Type  Light
Fuel Level Warning Type  Gauge
Warranty (Condition)  Limited
Destination Charge  495
Generic Type (Primary)  Cruiser
Manufacturer Country  England
Introduction Year  2011
NADATrimID  81670
Parent Company  Triumph
Display Name  Thunderbird Storm
Paint & Finish:  
Metallic  No
Underseat Storage  Standard
Lockable Storage  Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Rearview Mirrors  Standard
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