SPEED TRIPLE RS
THE ACTION-PACKED SPEED TRIPLE
Take a look at the most powerful and responsive Speed Triple ever. With a major engine development, lighter weight (RS) and cutting edge technological advancements the iconic 1050cc Triple engine revs harder for longer, improving on its already legendary agility, razor-sharp handling, and pinpoint precision. Raising the game to a new high with a totally addictive ride, delivering all of the Speed Triple's characteristic nose-down focused attitude together with superior handling, a higher standard of finishing, and a phenomenal enhanced triple soundtrack. This is the greatest Speed Triple ever.
NEW TFT COLOUR INSTRUMENTS
Full-colour 5-inch TFT instrument display that presents both essential and additional rider information from the on-board computer, with six screen styles to choose from, all with high and low contrast settings, adjustable for optimum visibility.
NEW ILLUMINATED SWITCH CUBES AND CRUISE CONTROL
Ergonomically-designed switch cubes with stylish backlighting for easy fingertip use under any lighting condition to access functions such as TFT instruments, riding modes, and the new cruise control, significantly improving long distance rideability.
FIVE RIDING MODES
Easily accessed through the left hand switch cube, choose from five riding modes, Rain, Road, Sport, Rider-configurable and Track mode. Each altering the throttle map, ABS and traction control to suit the conditions or desired riding style.
NEW OPTIMISED CORNERING ABS AND TRACTION CONTROL
Optimised cornering ABS and traction control delivers optimum braking and torque control, improving both straight line and cornering performance. This is supported by a new inertial measurement unit (IMU) which continually calculates lean angle.
NEW KEYLESS TECHNOLOGY
The Speed Triple's new advanced keyless ignition and steering lock system recognises the proximity of your fob before activation is initiated. For additional security, you can turn off the transmitting signal to disable the keyless function when not in use.
MAJOR ENGINE UPDATE, IMPROVED GEARBOX AND ARROW SILENCER
The RS is lighter, with enhanced 1050cc engine delivering more power at 150PS, more responsive throttle, improved gearbox, and a premium Arrow titanium sports silencer for an even more ferocious hair-raising soundtrack.
FULLY ADJUSTABLE ÖHLINS SUSPENSION
The RS comes with high specification 43mm Öhlins NIX30 upside down forks and TTX36 twin tube rear monoshock RSU, fully adjustable for pre-load, compression and rebound damping. There's extra comfort too, with a new rider seat fitted with 3D net inserts.
See and be seen. Daytime Running Lights combine excellent visibility with a confident style statement, and these are fitted into the headlamps with the integrated air intake duct and fly screen for a distinctive front profile. (DRL-applicable markets only)
HIGH SPEC WHEELS, TYRES, BREMBO BRAKES
In keeping with the Speed Triple's uncompromising character, the RS includes new cast alloy wheels with a high-gloss finish, high specification Pirelli Diablo Supercorsa tyres and twin disc front brakes with Brembo Monobloc calipers exclusively tuned to reflect the urban sports focus.
|ENGINE & TRANSMISSION|
|Type||Liquid-cooled, 12 valve, DOHC, in-line 3-cylinder|
|Max Power EC||150 PS / 148 Bhp (110 kW) @ 10,500 rpm|
|Max Torque EC||117 Nm @ 7,150 rpm|
|System||Multipoint sequential electronic fuel injection with SAI|
|Exhaust||Stainless Steel 3 into 1 into 2 high level stainless steel silencers|
|Final Drive||X ring chain|
|Clutch||Wet, multi-plate slip assist clutch|
|Frame||Aluminium beam twin-spar|
|Swingarm||Single-sided, aluminium alloy with eccentric chain adjuster|
|Front Wheel||Cast aluminium alloy multi-spoke 17 x 3.5 in|
|Rear Wheel||Cast aluminium alloy multi-spoke 17 x 6.0 in|
|Front Tyre||120/70 ZR17|
|Rear Tyre||190/55 ZR17|
|Front Suspension||Öhlins 43 mm NIX30 upside down forks with adjustable preload, rebound and compression damping, 120 mm travel|
|Rear Suspension||Öhlins TTX36 twin tube monoshock with preload, rebound and compression damping, 130 mm rear wheel travel|
|Front Brakes||Twin 320 mm floating discs, Brembo 4-piston Monobloc radial calipers. Switchable ABS|
|Rear Brakes||Single 255 mm disc, 2-piston sliding caliper. Switchable ABS|
|Instrument Display and Functions||Full-colour 5" TFT instruments|
|DIMENSIONS & WEIGHTS|
|Width Handlebars||775 mm|
|Height Without Mirror||1,070 mm|
|Seat Height||825 mm|
|Dry Weight||189 kg|
|Tank Capacity||15.5 L|
|Fuel Consumption||5.2 L/100km|
|CO2 Figures||EURO 4 Standard: 119 g/km **CO2 and fuel consumption are measured according to regulation 168/2013/EC. Figures on fuel consumption are derived from specific test conditions and are for comparative purposes only. They may not reflect real driving results.|