Triumph Thunderbird LT For Sale
Insurance Costs: 8 of 10
Current Prices: £12,300–£7,750
Launch RRP: £14,000
Power: 93 bhp
Engine: 1,699 cc, 6,500 rpm red line, 120 mph top speed
Economy: 45 mpg
Range: 220 miles from the 22.0 litre tank
Seat Height: 700 mm
Weight: 380 kg (wet), 349 kg (dry)
What Is It?
The Triumph Thunderbird LT is a premium cruiser style bike and is powered by a liquid cooled 1,699cc 270º parallel twin engine, producing 92.5bhp at a low 5,400rpm and maximum torque at just 3,550rpm. Like a number of other cruisers final drive is via belt.
- Tubular Steel frame and swingarm
- Dual 310mm discs with Nissin 2 piston calipers
- 310mm disc at the rear with Brembo single piston caliper
- ABS system
- 47mm Showa fork with 120mm travel
- Dual Showa rear shocks with adjustable pre-load and 109mm travel
- Chromed 2->1->2 exhaust system
- 6 speed gearbox
The LT is essentially a fully dressed Commander with wire-spoked wheels, white walled tyres, screen, panniers, pillion backrest and the three light layout but it's 11kg heavier. The wire-spoked 16" wheels takes a 150/80 tyre at the front and a 180/70 at the rear.
Accessories include the heated grips (£153), rear rack (£102) and dresser bars.
Colours: Black, black/white, black/red, blue/white (two tone paint is a few hundred on top)
Base model 1600/1700 (2009 On): 1,600cc, single headlight and lots of Chrome.
Storm (2011 On): 1,700cc, blacked out, low bars, dual headlights and ABS.
Nightstorm (2015 On): Special Edition Storm with blacked out exhausts, mirrors, custom paint job, Showa shocks and premium seat.
Commander (2014 On): More touring oriented with 17" front wheel, Showa shocks, adjustable fork and floorboards.
Did You Know?
LT stands for Light Touring
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|Year||On The Road||Off The Road||Total||For Sale|
|2014||113||19||132||60 / month|
|2016||31||1||32||6 / month|
|2017||36||3||39||8 / month|
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