2017 Triumph Rocket 3 Roadster: All You Need To Know

The bike that carries the world’s largest production engine is back. For 2017, the Triumph Rocket 3 Roadster looks as mean and muscular as it always did. Those big wheels, twin headlamps and twin exhaust end cans have been retained by the British bike maker. Since inline triples is what Triumph is known for, its, biggest, baddest bike also gets the same engine configuration. Looking for a real muscle cruiser? This is the one. Find out more about 2017 Triumph Rocket 3 Roadster price in UK, specifications and features below.

2017 Triumph Rocket 3 Roadster

2017 Triumph Rocket 3 Roadster Price in UK

Price (OTR) GBP 14,100

For this price, there is no other bike in the world like the 2017 Triumph Rocket 3 Roadster. Its muscularity has not been reduced by its designers in any way. No sportbike-like handling for this beast as that just deviates from the whole point of having this bike, that this bike is not just for posing. It has the show to go with the go.

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2017 Triumph Rocket 3 Roadster Specifications

Engine displacement and type 2294cc, liquid-cooled, fuel-injected, DOHC, inline three-cylinder
Power 148PS
Torque 221Nm
Transmission 5-speed
Suspension (front) 43mm KYB Upside Down Fork
Suspension (rear) KYB dual shocks, preload adjustable
Brakes (front) Dual 320mm discs with two Nissin 4-piston calipers, ABS
Brakes (rear) Single 316mm disc with single Brembo 2-piston caliper, ABS
Top Speed >200kmph
Fuel Consumption 53.7mpg

Yes, that is a 2294cc engine on the 2017 Triumph Rocket 3 Roadster you just read about. With 148PS power and 221Nm torque, its output is mind-boggling. So, to ensure that riders enjoy riding this bike more, all that power goes through a 5-speed gearbox to rear wheels via a shaft final drive. As this bike makes immense power and torque figures, there are dual disc brakes up front and single disc brake at back with standard ABS for quick and effective stopping. Even after all this, this bike can still return a fuel consumption figure of 53.7mpg. Truly mind-boggling!

2017 Triumph Rocket 3 Roadster

2017 Triumph Rocket 3 Roadster Features

  • ABS
  • Adjustable rear suspension
  • Dual disc brakes up front
  • 2294cc engine
  • Shaft drive
  • Twin analog instruments
  • 24-litre fuel tank

The 2017 Triumph Rocket 3 Roadster comes with a massive 24-litre fuel tank (6.3 US gallons). This should give this bike a range of a little less than 340 miles on a single full tank of fuel. The twin headlamps and twin analog instruments give this bike a classic appeal. Standard ABS and adjustable rear suspension give this bike a modern touch. Now, that is how you do a muscle cruiser.

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