October 2018: Triumph In The News
Motorcycle.com just declared the Triumph Street Triple 765 RS the Best Standard Motorcycle of 2018! Triumph set out to ensure the new generation Street Triple remained the lightest, best handling, most powerful and highest-spec bike in the middleweight class. According the Motorcycle.com team, the redesign has come out aces: “It’s always a worry when a manufacturer changes a model we love, but our worries were swept away the moment we rode the new 765 Street Triple – it takes everything we adore about the outgoing model and amplifies it some more.”
Word of the exciting new Triumph Street Twin and Street Scrambler continues to spread, with both Cycle World and RideApartcovering the big news. “For 2019, Triumph tweaks the looks, while adding a much bigger boom to performance,” says Cycle World. “Call it a mid-cycle refresh to deliver a faster and more enhanced 900cc model range.” More power, less weight, higher redline, Brembo brakes, better suspension, more advanced tech, improved styling – the list of improvements is impressive. Look for pricing on the new generation Street Twin and Scrambler to release in November.
“The Triumph Street Triple 765 RS is the sort of bike everyone needs to ride at least a few times in their lives. It’s so damn fun, it should be illegal.” From the screaming 121 horsepower inline triple engine, to the fully adjustable high-spec suspension, to the top-tier Brembo brakes, even the advanced TFT dashboard display – there’s very little Cycle News’ Rennie Scaysbrook doesn’t love about the 2018 Triumph Street Triple: “The overall package is just so bloody good, I’d have one of these things in an instant.”