Motorcycles unveiled its high-performance muscle roadster, the all-new Rocket 3R
in India. It carries over the road presence of its legendary roadster Rocket
lll. The Rocket 3R is priced at Rs 18,00,000 ex-showroom.
all-new Rocket 3R is powered by the world’s largest production motorcycle
engine, a 2,500cc triple engine that churns out 165hp @ 6500rpm, a significant
increase of 11% on the previous generation Rocket 3. With more power from a low
3,500rpm, and all the way up to a higher red line of 7,000rpm, the new Rocket 3R
delivers a staggering level of performance.
The motorcycle engine delivers a peak torque
of 221Nm@4000rpm. This is 71% more than its closest competition. With an
incredibly flat and rich torque curve, reaching a peak at 4,000rpm, it holds
maximum torque all the way through the mid-range, delivering effortless
acceleration and response in any gear.
new Rocket 3R is more than 40kg lighter
than its predecessor and has ride-enhancing technology, including 2nd generation TFT instruments with illuminated
switch cubes, Optimised Cornering ABS & Traction Control, four riding modes
(Road, Rain, Sport and Rider-configurable), all-LED lighting, Hill Hold
control, cruise control, keyless ignition and heated grips as standard on the
grips are accessory fit on the R).
motorcycle was launched in Goa in the presence of Shoeb Farooq, General
Manager, Triumph Motorcycles India Pvt. Ltd.
is the world’s biggest production motorcycle engine featuring several mass
optimised performance enhancements; including a new crankcase assembly, new
lubrication system comprising dry sump and integral oil tank and new balancer
shafts - together giving an 18kg engine weight saving over the previous
exceptional levels of rider comfort and a commanding level of control over the
Rocket 3’s powerful performance, a new ‘slip and assist’ hydraulic clutch
provides the rider with a light clutch action by reducing lever effort, while
the slip function reduces wheel hop and chatter under heavy braking.
Furthermore, the Rocket 3’s all-new high-performance six-speed helical-cut
gearbox is precision-engineered to be smoother, stronger and lighter than a
standard gearbox, and is designed specifically to allow for the increased
torque capacity of this new generation.
Rocket 3R engine delivers modern capability with ride-by-wire throttle, as well
as a sensitively incorporated liquid cooling system for enhanced performance
and an even more efficient ride. The Rocket 3R features a high first major
service interval of 10,000 miles/16,000 km.
for its looks, it has a new signature twin LED headlight, including Triumph
maker’s mark triangle branding and the sculpted 3-header exhaust run. In
addition, the all-new lightweight multi-spoke cast aluminium wheels enhance the
muscular contemporary style, with the Rocket 3 R’s wheels featuring a beautiful
Rocket 3R also comes fitted with Avon Cobra Chrome tyres, developed especially
for the new Rocket 3, with an imposing 240mm rear wheel width. The new tyres
have exquisite detailing, and both feature a new tread pattern developed for
great grip and high mileage durability.
to be missed are the beautifully engineered single-sided swingarm, with offset
monoshock suspension and high-value finishing on the bevel box. The stylish
internally wired handlebars further reinforce the bike’s muscular feel and
commanding riding position with the Rocket 3R being styled with roadster styled
better ergonomics and style this motorcycle comes with a sculpted rider and
pillion saddle, featuring cast aluminium finishers under the seat and creating
a unique flowing line through the bike. The set-up for each Rocket 3R has been
designed to be easily changed from twin to single seat set-up with optional
addition of an accessory infill pad available to further enhance the single
seat look. The Rocket 3R features a roadster rider and pillion saddle, with a
low 773mm seat height,
maximum comfort for every rider, the Rocket 3R offers a range of
rider-adjustable ergonomics. The mid-foot controls of the Rocket 3R have two
vertical position settings to choose from (0mm / -15mm), The new Rocket 3 range
also benefits from Triumph’s class-defining level of finish and detailing,
contributing to its magnificent style. These beautiful features include a
muscular sculpted fuel tank with Triumph’s signature design DNA, brushed
stainless steel tank strap and beautiful aluminium Monza-style cap, brushed
aluminium air-box cover, brushed aluminium Monza-style coolant and oil caps,
machined fins on the crankcases, head and cam cover, brushed exhaust heat
shields and end caps, and elegant hidden folding pillion footrests with unique
the Rocket 3R’s styling, the motorcycle comes with a choice of two alternative
premium paint schemes: Korosi
Red and Phantom Black
HANDLING AND RIDE
all-new Rocket 3R features the highest-ever specification of premium brakes and
suspension components, plus state-of-the-art ride-enhancing technology, all
designed to deliver phenomenal handling, superior comfort and all-day touring
capability.The new Rocket 3R features a fully adjustable Showa monoshock rear
suspension unit with piggyback reservoir (adjustable rebound, compression and
preload), and 47mm adjustable Showa front forks (with rebound and compression
adjustability) to deliver superior riding comfort and exceptional touring
capability and handling.
off the high-specification engineering innovation are the highest specification
Brembo Stylema calipers .These are lightweight, compact, high performing
calipers, which have a smaller volume around the pistons and brake pads than
any other road-focused caliper, reducing the internal space occupied by brake
fluid to deliver a more immediate braking response. In addition, this new design allows increased
airflow around the brake pads which helps the calipers cool quicker for even
50+ DEDICATED NEW ROCKET 3 ACCESSORIES
new Rocket 3R and GT can be personalised to suit the rider’s preferences with
over 50 genuine Triumph accessories that have all been designed, engineered and
tested alongside the development of these all-new motorcycles. Accessories that
enhance the Rocket 3’s luggage, comfort, practicality, style and security are
all available from the global network of Triumph dealerships.
Rocket 3R is also offering a host of accessories for customization that
includes Triumph Shift Assist, integrated GoPro control system, turn-by-turn
navigation system, TPMS and luggage range.
ALL - NEW ROCKET 3R
Engine Type Inline
3-cylinder, water-cooled, DOHC
mm x 85.9 mm
Maximum Power 167PS /165 bhp (123 kW) @ 6,000rpm
Maximum Torque 221Nm @ 4,000rpm
Fuel system Ride-by-wire,
Exhaust Stainless 3-into-1 headers with 3 exit
silencer / CAT box
Final drive Shaft,
Front Wheel 17
x 3.5in cast aluminium
Rear Wheel 16
x 7.5in cast aluminium
Front Tyre 150/80
Rear Tyre 240/50
Front Suspension Showa
47mm upside-down 1+1 cartridge front forks, compression, and rebound adjuster.
Rear Suspension Fully
adjustable Showa piggyback reservoir RSU with remote hydraulic preload
adjuster, 107mm rear-wheel travel.
Front Brake Dual
320mm discs, Brembo M4.30 Stylema® 4-piston radial monobloc calipers,
Rear Brake Single
300mm disc, Brembo M4.32 4-piston monobloc caliper, Cornering ABS
Trail 134.9 mm
Dry Weight 291
Fuel Tank Capacity 18L
Fuel Consumption 6.82 l/100km (32.43 MPG)
CO2 Emissions EURO
5 Standard: 158g/km
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