VIDEO: A first look at the Triumph Tiger 800

Mikko’s been out to Morocco for the launch of the all-new Triumph Tiger 800 XRT and XCA. Here are his first impressions…

For the full review, check out the April issue of Motorcycle Sport and Leisure magazine.



Triumph Tiger 800 XRT [XCA]

Price:                           £12,050 [£12,450]


Engine:                        800cc liquid-cooled inline 3, DOHC

Power:                         94bhp (70kW) @ 9500rpm

Torque:                       58lb-ft (79Nm) @ 8050rpm


Transmission:                         6-speed, chain final drive

Frame:                         Tubular steel trellis frame

Wheels:                       (F) 19in cast alloy [21in spoked]; (R) 17in cast alloy [17in spoked]


Suspension:                 (F) 43mm Showa USD, 180mm travel [43mm WP USD, 220mm travel]; (R) Showa monoshock, 170mm travel [WP monoshock, 215mm travel]

Brakes:                        (F) 305mm floating discs, Brembo 2-piston sliding calipers; (R) 255mm disc, Nissin piston sliding caliper. Switchable ABS

Seat height:                  810-830mm [840-860]

Fuel capacity:                         19 litres

Dry weight:                 202kg [208kg]

Available from:           End of February 2018



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