2020 Triumph Tiger 900 now available for pre-bookings1 min read . Updated: 27 May 2020, 01:49 PM IST
- The Tiger 900 is a brand new product from the iconic UK-based motorcycle maker.
- It will arrive in three variants - Rally Pro, GT line, and Rally.
While some premium bike makers have announced that the Covid-19 crisis has severely affected their original launch plans, on the other hand, Triumph Motorcycles India is now ready with its second brand-new launch for 2020.
The company has previously teased the arrival of the new Tiger 900 at its official website and now it has initiated pre-bookings of the bike ahead of its expected June launch. Interested customers can now reserve Triumph's upcoming adventure motorcycle at a token amount of ₹50,000.
The Tiger 900 is a brand new product from the iconic UK-based motorcycle maker and it is not just an update to the last Tiger 800 model. It will arrive in India as a CKD product.
The new Tiger will be launched in three variants - Rally Pro, the road-focused GT line, and Rally. There is also a base Tiger 900 but it may not arrive in India anytime soon.
Being a completely fresh model, the Tiger 900 will sport a new design, chassis, suspension, as well as powerplant. It will source power from a 888 cc, inline-triple engine which is claimed to have a twin-cylinder-like character. This engine is responsible for deliver 93.9 PS of power and 87 Nm of torque, and features a 5-speed transmission.
Some of its main features include 6 different riding modes a 7-inch TFT instrument console, My Triumph connectivity system featuring GoPro controls, Electronic cruise control, Bi-directional quick-shifter, Heated grips and heated seats featuring separate pillion control and Tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS).
Speaking on the announcement, Mr. Shoeb Farooq, Business Head - Triumph Motorcycles India said: “The Triumph Tiger has an incredibly rich history, with a bloodline of dedicated off-road models spanning the last 80+ years. It has played a significant role in establishing the premium adventure segment in the country, a niche that Triumph motorcycles helms. With the all-new Tiger 900, we want to set new benchmarks in the segment and transform every ride for maximum adventure."
In terms of pricing, the Triumph Tiger 900 range is set to be slightly more expensive than the previously sold Tiger 800 range.