News 2011 Triumph Rocket III | Quick Look

2011 Triumph Rocket III | Quick Look

2011 Triumph Motorcycle

The inches don’t get any bigger than the Triumph Rocket III Roadster’s massive motor. It displaces a whopping 140 cubic inches, spread along three cylinders that distinctively run from front to back.

Wet weight is an intimidating claimed 807 pounds, but the power matches it well. It’s a handful, to be sure, but a manageable handful with tractor levels of torque, and well over 100 ft/lbs available from 2000 to 6000 rpm.

The five-speed transmission is more than adequate, as are the twin 320mm floating discs with four-piston Nissin calipers in the front with ABS.

2011 Triumph Rocket III Roadster Quick Stats

  • ENGINE TYPE: DOHC inline-3
  • BORE x STROKE: 101 x 94.3mm
  • TRANSMISSION: 5-speed
  • WHEELBASE: 66.7 inches
  • RAKE: 32 degrees
  • SEAT HEIGHT: 29.5 inches
  • WET WEIGHT: 807 pounds
  • PRICE: $13,999

For a look into the entire 2011 motorcycle lineup, check out the Ultimate MotorCycling Digital Buyer’s Guide.

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With 50 years of riding experience, Don Williams is a fan of all kinds of motorcycles. He enjoys sport bikes, cruisers, dirt bikes, touring bikes, adventure bikes, dual sport bikes, and rideable customs. Ask Don what his favorite bike is and he will tell you, "Whatever bike I'm on."

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