Triumph India has launched the new Bonneville T100 at Rs 7.78 lakh (ex-Delhi). The bike will be available across all Triumph dealerships and bookings for the bike have commenced. The Bonneville T100, at this price, takes over as the entry level offering in the Bonneville range. The bigger, Bonneville T120 is priced at Rs 8.7 lakh (ex-Delhi).
The Bonneville T100 is powered by a 900cc, liquid-cooled, parallel-twin engine that develops 54 BHP @ 5,900 rpm and 80 Nm of torque @ 3,230 rpm. This power mill is mated to a 5-speed gearbox that sends power to the rear wheel through an X-ring chain. The T100 rolls on custom developed Pirelli Phantom Sportscomp tyres.
The T100 gets a brand new tubular steel, twin-cradle frame. Upfront there are 41mm KYB forks and twin KYB shocks with adjustment for pre-load. Braking duties are handled by a single, 310mm floating disc upfront and a single, 255mm disc at the rear. Features included on Triumph has kitted the bike with modern technology such as ABS, ride-by-wire throttle, torque assist clutch, an LED rear light and engine immobilizer and a switchable traction control system. It also gets a USB charging socket that’s located conveniently under the seat.
The T100 in India will be available in three colours: Aegean Blue & Fusion White with hand painted coach lines, Intense Orange & New England White with hand painted coach lines and Jet Black.
Price wise- Triumph Bonneville T100 goes up against the Ducati Scrambler, Kawasaki Versys 650 and the Harley-Davidson Iron 883.