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2008 Triumph Speed Triple

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2008 Triumph Speed Triple

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Identification
Model Type  Standard
BASE MSRP(US)  $10,299.00
Dealers Triumph Dealers
Warranty  24
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Engine:  
Engine Type  Horizontal In-line
Cylinders  3
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Horsepower (bhp/kW)  131 / 97.8
Horsepower RPM  9250
Torque (Ft Lbs/Nm)  77 / 104.4
Torque RPM  7550
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  12
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  DOHC
Bore (mm/in)  79 / 3.11
Stroke (mm/in)  71.4 / 2.81
Displacement (cc/ci)  1050 / 64.1
Compression Ratio  12:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Type  Gas
Fuel Injector  Yes
Carburetor  No
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Speed Governor  No
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  6
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Chain
Primary Drive (Engine / Transmission)  Gear
Reverse  No
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Tube / Tubeless  Tubeless
Front Wheel Width (in)  3.5
Rear Wheel Width (in)  5.5
Front Tire Width  120
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  70
Front Tire Speed Rating  Z
Front Wheel Diameter  17
Rear Tire Width  180
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  55
Rear Tire Speed Rating  Z
Rear Wheel Diameter  17
Front Tire (Full Spec)  120/70 ZR17
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  180/55 ZR17
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Dual Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  12.6 / 320
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)  8.7 / 220
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Inverted Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)  1.7 / 43
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load  Yes
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping  Yes
Front Central Suspension Strut  No
Steering Damper  No
Rear Suspension Type  Single Sided Swing Arm
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load  Yes
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping  Yes
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  1
Rear Suspension Material  Aluminum
Air Adjustable  No
Steering:  
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  6.94
Width (in/mm)  30.7 / 779.8
Height (in/mm)  49.2 / 1249.7
Wheelbase (in/mm)  56.2 / 1427.5
Length (ft/ft)  6
Length (ft/in)  11
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  416 / 188.7
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4.7 / 17.8
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  2.52
Seats:  
Seat Type  One-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Vinyl
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Folding  No
Seat Height (in/mm)  32.1 / 815.3
Number Of Seats  2
Backrest Logo Plate  No
Exterior:  
Frame  Aluminum
Body Material  Plastic
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Driver and Passenger
Adjustable  No
Chain Guard  No
Chassis Protectors  No
Drive Shaft Guard  No
Engine Case Guard  No
Fork Guards  Yes
Saddle Bag Guard  No
Belt Guard  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Light Guard  No
Exterior Covers  Standard
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Stand Type  Kick
Handlebars  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Tachometer  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Temperature Warning Type  Gauge
Fuel Level Warning Type  Gauge
Pricing:  
Warranty (Months/Condition)  24 / Limited
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Standard
Manufacturer Country  England
NADATrimID  45689
Display Name  Speed Triple
Paint & Finish:  
Metallic  No
Storage:  
Underseat Storage  Standard
Lockable Storage  Standard
Lights:  
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard

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By Peter(Owner), Sep. 30, 2008
If you enjoy the thrill of motorcycling, buy this bike. People ak me all the time, "how do you like that bike." The only answer I have is, every time I get off the bike, you have to wash the smile off it. The sounds of the triple, the pull of the throttle, the alien-like headlight set u... Read Full Review

 

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By Dano(Owner), May. 31, 2010
What can I say, the ride is unmatched and I cant get enough of this bike. I bought an 04 and after a few years of riding it I upgraded to my 08. The suspension is unbelieveable and easy to adjust. This bike gets alot of attention, don't see too many of them around. Read Full Review

 

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