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by Rapid1 October 2014 | Comments (0)

New Bonneville Spirit Special Edition

  • New T100 based Special Edition styled to celebrate the spirit of customisation launched at the 2014 Intermot Cologne Show
  • Unique Spirit Blue / New England White paint scheme
  • Customised black look carried across bike with blackened handlebars, mirrors, front mudguard wheel rims and hubs
  • Minimalistic black headlight from the Triumph Scrambler
  • Contrasting white seat stitching with part-textured seat cover
  • Shortened rear mudguard from the Triumph Thruxton

Since 1959 when the Triumph Bonneville launched, riders have been customising and making them their own. Over the decades Bonneville has spawned countless customs from landspeed record holders to the most contemporary of custom specials.

The modern Bonneville Spirit captures the style and effortless cool of the 1950s Bonneville, but of course adds the benefit of up-to-date engineering to create a new classic British twin for the 21st century.

The most striking feature is the unique Spirit Blue / New England White paint scheme which adorns the fuel tank and rear mudguard. White stitching has been used to decorate the part-textured seat cover, and contrasts with the Jet Black paint that has been applied to the side panel and front mudguard. In favour of the traditional chrome Triumph badge the latest Triumph script has been used on the fuel tank to maintain to the fresh contemporary feel.

Adding to the scheme are a number of components; handlebars, mirror housings, engine covers, wheel rims and hubs, which have been blackened. Stubby silencers from the Bonneville, a compact black headlight from the Scrambler and a rear mudguard from the Thruxton complete the look.

The beating heart of the Bonneville Spirit remains the iconic 865cc parallel twin engine.
Producing 68PS peak power and 68Nm of torque combined with that unmistakable sound, the Bonneville Spirit provides easy riding and great flexibility in any gear.

The relaxed riding position and low seat height is coupled with a chassis engineered to perfectly combine old-school style with an up-to-date riding dynamic. The steel tube frame uses carefully chosen steering geometry supplemented with KYB twin rear shocks and forks. As a result the Bonneville Spirit delivers a light, easy ride perfectly tailored to its engine performance.

The spirit of customisation is made easy by an extensive range of Triumph Genuine Accessories. Available with components that can add styling, protection, comfort and performance, the possibilities of personalisation are endless.

Bonneville Spirit will be available in Triumph dealerships from April 2015 at a price To Be Confirmed. As with all Triumphs, the Bonneville Spirit comes with an unlimited mileage, two year factory warranty. Service intervals are every 6000 miles, or one year, whichever is soonest.

 

New Bonneville Newchurch Special Edition

  • New Special Edition Bonneville styled to celebrate the popular annual international Triumph Tridays festival in Austria
  • Contemporary new paint schemes in a choice of two colourways
  • Enhanced styling features that include blacked-out mudguards, headlamp bowl, handlebars, mirrors and springs
  • Eye catching black wheels with exquisite red pinstripe detailing (check blue)
  • Custom profile saddle

Every year a small town in the mountains of Austria plays host to the world's biggest Triumph party as thousands of Triumph fans descend to celebrate their love of the brand and the bikes they own. Featuring everything from outrageous customs to an off-road drag race known as "The Rumble", the town of Neukirchen has its name changed to Newchurch for the weeklong Tridays party.

The Tridays party is an annual pilgrimage for Triumph owners to descend on the beautiful town of Newchurch and celebrate all things British. Along with spectacular mountain road rides, incredible stunt shows, and off road duelling, Tridays is the place where Triumph owners show off their latest customised rides.

To celebrate this passion and energy, Triumph has produced the new Bonneville Newchurch Special Edition. This new model features fresh new contemporary paint schemes, a new low profile seat and with cool black detailing throughout.

The petrol tanks are sumptuously hand painted with a new design that highlights the iconic lines and proudly sporting the new Triumph logo. Available in a choice of Cranberry Red / Pure White or Sapphire Blue / Pure White, featuring hand painted black detailing. To further carry the customised scheme, the Bonneville Newchurch wears blacked-out mudguards, headlamp bowl, handlebars, mirrors and springs which combine to deliver a customised contemporary look. Finishing off the transformation are all black seven spoke cast wheels featuring a hand painted pinstriped coachline.

This net result is a Bonneville with a more striking appeal and a perfect starting base for owners to continue their own customisation desires.

The beating heart of the Bonneville Newchurch is its iconic 865cc parallel twin engine. A handsome block of air-cooled metal, the motor shares all the striking visual cool of the original Bonneville, right down to its look-alike carburettors, classic exhaust routing and engine cases.
But the outward elegance of the motor hides a power unit carefully engineered and tuned. Under the skin the Bonneville is modern and delivers the quality, durability and practicality expected of a new Triumph.

The parallel twin engine produces 68PS peak power and 68Nm of torque spread across a wide, useable rev range for comfortable performance flexibility in any gear. And the latest technical sophistication of fuel injection and electronic engine management ensures perfectly predictable throttle control, generating a lively engine response tailored to meet today's riding demands.
Like all Bonneville based models, the Newchurch offers a low seat height, comfortable riding ergonomics, and engaging handling.

Available with a huge selection of Triumph Accessories, the options for personalisation are endless from wind-protecting screens or leather panniers, to a choice of two Arrow exhaust systems and a host of chrome or anodised embellishments.

Bonneville Newchurch will be available in Triumph dealerships from April 2015 at a price To Be Confirmed. As with all Triumphs, the Bonneville Newchurch comes with an unlimited mileage, two year factory warranty. Service intervals are every 6000 miles, or one year, whichever is soonest.

The Bonneville Newchurch. Join the celebration!

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