LIVE – Triumph Launches 2018 Tiger 800 at Rs. 11.76 Lakh
Triumph has got the 2018 Tiger into India today with prices starting at Rs. 11.76 Lakh. The 2018 Triumph Tiger series for India now stands at – Tiger XR- Rs. 11.76 Lakh, Tiger XRx- Rs. 13.13 Lakh and Tiger XCx- Rs. 13.76 Lakh Ex Showrooms pan India.
With the all new 2018 Triumph Tiger 800 & 1200 which was showcased at the EICMA Motocycle Show held in November of 2017. Finally the 2018 Tiger 800 makes its way to the Indian shores. Triumph has been making Tiger range of motorcycles since 1936. They’ve improved the Tiger 800 on/ off-road adventure motorcycle which was on sale since 2010, with over 68000 units sold across the globe making it one of the most popular adventure motorcycle. Triumph has made more than 200 changes to the 2018 model over the outgoing model, only the fuel tank is carried onto the latest iteration. The most significant change being the shorter ratio first gear, which makes it easier to ride on tough terrain and get-off quickly from standstill.
Other changes include the all LED lights upfront, LED DRL’s, LED turn signal indicators and a full colour TFT display, which was first seen on the Triumph Street Triple 765 RS. Coming to the handlebars, it is now pulled closer to the rider by 10mm, which makes it even more comfortable on long treacherous rides.
The Triumph Tiger comes powered with a 800cc triple cylinder engine with 95PS of power and 79 Nm of torque on it.
Mr. Vimal Sumbly, Managing Director, Triumph Motorcycles India Pvt. Ltd. commented “To deliver the best of Triumph, we here have been working on our engineering and technology to upgrade the capability of the Tiger 800 line-up for versatility on and off-road. These developments compliment the Tiger’s agility, its easy riding style, as well as its existing distinctive Tiger poise – the new 800 line-up is built for maximum adventure, maximum dominance. Triumph as a brand is recognised not just for its iconic ancestry but also for the uncompromised premium riding experience that it offers. This combination gives the brand a sure-fire edge in its category and the Tiger range is here to do the same. “
2018 Triumph Tiger 800 Specification highlights (varies depending on model)
|5” adjustable TFT instruments||Full colour, clear instrumentation provides precise rider
information with intuitive operation
|New All-LED Lightning||Offering improved visibility and enhanced style, LED signature lighting
creates clear views in front and behind
|Switchcubes and five-way joystick||New ergonomically designed handlebar switch cubes and
joystick are intuitive and comfortable to operate
|Illuminated backlit buttons||Handlebar mounted switchcube buttons are now illuminated,
allowing for easier night-time use
|“Off-Road Pro” riding mode||Delivering the most focused off-road set up ever, advanced riders
can opt to turn systems off and be in total control
|Brembo front brakes||Brembo front brakes deliver reliable, premium capability in all
|Five-way adjustable wind screen and aero diffusers||Single hand adjustable windscreen, delivering enhanced wind protection for category leading rider aero comfort|
|Updated Cruise Control||Accessed easily through the left hand switchcube, the simple-to-use,
single button cruise control helps reduce rider fatigue