The 2018 Triumph Street Scrambler is set to arrive with a flamboyant appearance. It is inspired by the desert bikes that were used for off-roading back in the ‘60s. It is set to be a perfect fusion of the 60s off-road culture and the 21st century state of the art technology.
The new Scrambler runs the same principles as Bonneville family. It combines minimal bodywork and clean lines. It presents Bonneville design with an offroad styling and but limited offroad capability. In favor of that, it comes with one 900cc powertrain in its engine lineup, longer rear shocks and Metzler Tourance tires for very type of road. Its engine now offers more power and more torque and with ride-by-wire function it comes with increased responsivity.
2018 Triumph Street Scrambler review
2018 Triumph Street Scrambler would comprise of numerous accessories of varied nature. Its suspension, high level exhausts and performance will be top level. The dirt bike tires will make it capable for off-roading purposes, but for some serious rides you have to need to be like pro. The tubular steel cradle frame will resemble that of the ‘60s bikes. On the other hand, it also comes with some modern features that improve everyday rides. It has internally wired heated grips, auxiliary power socket and cockpit mounting kit.
|2018 TRIUMPH STREET SCRAMBLER DIMENSIONS|
|Length||85.7 in. (2,177 mm)|
|Width with handlebars||32.7 in. (831 mm)|
|Height without mirrors||44.1 in. (1,120 mm)|
|Seat height||31.1 in. (790 mm)|
|Wheelbase||57.0 in. (1,446 mm)|
|Rake (Castor angle)||25.6ยบ|
|Trail||4.3 in. (109 mm)|
|Dry Weight||454 lbs. (206 kg)|
|Tires||100/90 R19 – Front|
150/70 R17 – Rear
|Fuel tank capacity||3.2 gal. (12.1 L)|
2018 Triumph Street Scrambler styling
Design of the 2018 Scrambler will be similar to the original TR6C Trophy Special from Triumph that came out in the end of 60s. It has high-lifted exhausts and classical styling. The frame has been made slightly stiff to lend a light and appealing ride to its buyers. Off-road characteristic can be enhanced with couple available accessories. This includes adjustable rear shocks with threaded preload adjustments, headlight grill, or larger internal piston and external oil reservoir. It will come in varied color options, which include Jet Black, Matt Khaki Green and two color Korosi Red / Frozen Silver.
|2018 SCRAMBLER SUSPENSION, BRAKES|
|Frame||Tubular steel cradle|
|Swingarm||Twin-sided, tubular steel|
|Front Wheels||Wire 32-spoke – Steel Rims.19 x 2.5 in|
|Rear Wheels||Wire 32-spoke – Steel Rims.17 x 4.25 in|
|Front Suspension||KYB 41 mm cartidge forks, 120 mm travel|
|Rear Suspension||KYB twin shocks with adjustable preload, 120 mm rear wheel travel|
|Front Brakes||Single 310mm disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper, ABS|
|Rear Brakes||Single 255mm disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper, ABS|
New Triumph Street Scrambler 2018 engine
The new Triumph Street Scrambler 2018 is set to come equipped with an 8-valve 900 cc engine having a completely trendy fuel injection system which would offer higher torque at extremely low revolutions. The peak torque is 59 lb-ft (80 Nm) @ 2,850 rpm. You will be able to get a maximum power of 55 horses (40.5 kW) @ 6,000 rpm. The advanced internals and double overhead cams will make it extremely fuel economical.
For better control there is anti-lock braking system that improves control and safety of the Street Scrambler. This function is switchable through instrument menu. This bike also comes with traction control that can be turned off. Torque-assist clutch system improves riding, and touch and feel to the clutch control is lighter.
|TRIUMPH STREET SCRAMBLER 2018 ENGINE SPECS|
|Engine type||Liquid cooled, 8 valve, SOHC, 270° crank angle parallel twin|
|Bore x Stroke||84.6 x 88.0 mm (3.3 x 3.1 in.)|
|Compression Ratio||10.55 : 1|
|Horsepower||55 HP (40.5 kW) @ 6,000 rpm|
|Torque||59 ft-lbs (80 Nm) @ 2,850 rpm|
|Fuel system||Multipoint sequential electronic fuel injection|
|Exhaust||Brushed stainless steel 2 into 2 exhaust system with twin silencers|
|Transmission||5 – speed manual|
|Clutch||Multiplate wet, with assist clutch|
|Fuel economy||61.95 mpg (3.8 l/100km)|
|Colors||Jet Black, Korosi Red / Frozen Silver, Matt Khaki Green|
2018 Triumph Street Scrambler price
The 2-wheeler is set to be offered with a price tag of around $10,700 USD. The 2018 Triumph Street Scrambler price can be higher with additional upgrades. It has more than 150 accessories available like optional color or some of offered accessories in comfort, electrical, luggage, performance, protection and styling.