2011 Triumph Tiger 1050 SE | Quick Look

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2011 Triumph Motorcycle

Usability is definitely the watchword for Triumph’s Tiger, powered by the bulletproof 1050cc inline three-cylinder engine found in both the Sprint GT and Speed Triple.

Previous revisions to the fuel mapping have cured it of its mild hesitation and owners now enjoy superb low-down torque and tons of smooth power.

Despite the tall stance, any off-road pretensions are gone, and the 17-inch wheels with sport tires, firm male-slider forks and rear shock,and highly capable radial brakes, confirm the Tiger’s role either as an agile commuter or capable long-distance tourer.

The SE comes with ABS brakes and hard bags.

2011 Triumph Tiger 1050 SE Quick Stats

  • ENGINE TYPE: DOHC inline-3
  • BORE x STROKE: 79mm x 71.4mm
  • COMP. RATIO: 12.0:1
  • TRANSMISSION: 6-speed
  • WHEELBASE: 59.4 inches
  • RAKE: 23.2 degrees
  • WET WEIGHT: 502 pounds
  • PRICE: $13,399

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