Second set of Thruxton rims fitted with Avon 110x80x18 AM22 &140x80x17 AM 23 race tyres for track day use.
EBC Prolite fully floating race spec front disc for track day use.
Bendix MRR race pads for track day use.
Scottoiler automatic chain lubrication.
Performance Data (rolling road tested @ rear wheel):
Stock motor: 52.0bhp, 41 ft/lbs torque.
Tuned motor: 88.4bhp, 65.5 ft/lbs (open velocity stacks and 150 main jets)
Kerb Weight: 211 kg wet (with 4 gallons of fuel & 4 litre oil). Dry weight approximately 193kg. Triumph claim 205kg dry with stock Thruxton.
Standing Quarter Mile (At North Weald RWYB 10 May 2009) 12.69 seconds: 111mph.
This Triumph Thruxton cafe racer recently popped up on a forum I frequent. I have to say it’s an awesome looking bike to begin with and they’ve only made it look better with the mods. Like any true modern day Cafe Racer, this Thruxton has undergone some serious work inside and out.