News 2011 Triumph Storm 1700 | Quick Look

2011 Triumph Storm 1700 | Quick Look

2011 Triumph Motorcycle

The Triumph Thunderbird gets an update in 2011, thanks to the Storm’s larger capacity motor that puts out an additional 12 horsepower and 7 ft/lbs of torque over the standard model.

Bars with a straighter bend give the Thunderbird Storm a tougher attitude, along with new Speed Triple- inspired twin headlights and lots of black where there used to be chrome.

Two “color” choices greet you: Jet Black and Matte Black. Showa does the suspension, Nissin calipers grab the twin 310mm floating front discs and a Brembo caliper grips the 310mm rear disc.

2011 Triumph Thunderbird Storm 1700 Quick Stats

  • ENGINE TYPE: DOHC inline-twin
  • BORE x STROKE: 103.8 x 94.3mm
  • TRANSMISSION: 6-speed
  • WHEELBASE: 63.5 inches
  • RAKE: 32 degrees
  • SEAT HEIGHT: 27.5 inches
  • WET WEIGHT: 746 pounds
  • PRICE:

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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