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2006 Triumph Rocket III Classic

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2006 Triumph Rocket III Classic

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Identification
Model Type  Cruiser
BASE MSRP(US)  $16,299.00
Dealers Triumph Dealers
Warranty  24
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Engine:  
Engine Type  Longitudinal In-Line
Cylinders  3
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Horsepower (bhp/kW)  140 / 104.5
Horsepower RPM  6000
Torque (Ft Lbs/Nm)  147 / 200
Torque RPM  2500
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  12
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  DOHC
Bore (mm/in)  101.6 / 4
Stroke (mm/in)  94.3 / 3.72
Displacement (cc/ci)  2294 / 140
Compression Ratio  8.7:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Type  Gas
Fuel Injector  Yes
Carburetor  No
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Speed Governor  No
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  5
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Shaft
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)  7.5
Front Tire Width  150
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  80
Front Wheel Diameter  17
Rear Tire Width  240
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  50
Rear Wheel Diameter  16
Front Tire (Full Spec)  150/80 R17
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  240/50 R16
Brakes:  
Brake Brand Name  Brembo®
Front Brake Type  Dual Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  12.6 / 320
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)  12.5 / 316
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Inverted Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)  1.7 / 43
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load  No
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Front Central Suspension Strut  No
Steering Damper  No
Rear Suspension Type  Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load  Yes
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  2
Rear Suspension Material  Steel
Air Adjustable  No
Steering:  
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  8.2
Width (in/mm)  38.2 / 970
Height (in/mm)  45.9 / 1165
Wheelbase (in/mm)  66.7 / 1695
Length (ft/ft)  8
Length (ft/in)  2.4
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  704 / 320
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  6.3 / 24
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  3.26
Seats:  
Seat Type  One-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Vinyl
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Folding  No
Seat Height (in/mm)  29.1 / 740
Number Of Seats  2
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Exterior:  
Frame  Steel
Floor Board Location  Driver
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Passenger
Adjustable  No
Fork Guards  No
Belt Guard  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Heel Guards  No
Light Guard  No
Front Fender  Standard
Front Fender Trim  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Top Crown  Standard
Stand Type  Kick
Handlebars  Standard
License Plate  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Tachometer  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Fuel Level Warning Type  Light
Pricing:  
Warranty (Months/Condition)  24 / Limited
Battery Warranty (Months)  0
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Cruiser
Manufacturer Country  England
Introduction Year  2006
Parent Company  Triumph
Display Name  Rocket III Classic
Paint & Finish:  
Metallic  No
Lights:  
Headlight Mounts  Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Headlight (s)  Standard
Type  Halogen
Glass:  
Folding  Yes
Convenience:  
Handlebar Lock  Standard

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By Anthony (Owner), Dec. 26, 2008
I have 27,000 miles on my Classic in 19 months. I'm on my 3 set of tires and nothing else is needed but gas and time to ride. It is an amassing ride..My brothers have HD's and we swap rides but I always love coming back to the Rocket. The power is always there at any speed.It handles alot better the... Read Full Review

 

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By Rocketman(Owner), Sep. 16, 2008
I have owned a Rocket know for over 2 years and have been very happy with the purchase. The bike has performed faultlessly and the dealerships here in Australia have been great. Couple of things to remember about the Rocket;



1)it's big and heavy and difficult to maneuver at slow speeds

2) has a... Read Full Review

 

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By bill(Owner), May. 17, 2009
I have owned my rocket 3 classic for over 3 years and have about 10000 miles on it with no problems. Its a great .. Read Full Review

 

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By Jacques Lavallee(Owner), Jul. 31, 2010
On April 20, 2010 I left Ottawa Ont. For a trip to the United States of America after a complete evaluation of the bike by Good time Center to prepare for this trip for a total cost of $ 900.00 Canadian.

The 20,000 km check-up.



On April 30, 2010 riding by San Bernardino CA. I realized my gear s... Read Full Review

 

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