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2012 Triumph Scrambler
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2012 Triumph Scrambler
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2012 Triumph Scrambler
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2012 Triumph Scrambler
2012 Triumph Scrambler


- 2012 Triumph Scrambler Review

2012 Triumph Scrambler

Classic Triumph motorcycles. The way bikes should look, run and sound.

A modern interpretation of a timeless classic, the Scrambler demands attention wherever it goes.

2012 Scrambler - The stuff of Hollywood legends. No-nonsense 60s attitude. Ready for action.

Scrambler. Stripped down. Purposeful. Head turning. The stuff of Hollywood legends. With the latest twist. Our latest fuel injected, air-cooled 865cc parallel-twin, reworked with different timings for that distinctive exhaust note from those classy high swept chrome pipes. Fork gaiters. Pulling strongly from low down. An accessible ride that's easy and relaxed. What it's always been. Only better. Scrambler.

The 2012 model will begin arriving in North American dealerships in October 2011.

 


 

2012 Triumph Scrambler Features and Benefits

Fuel Efficiency:

46 MPG City / 60 MPG Highway

Exhaust System:

High level stainless steel headers with twin chromed silencers

Front Wheels:

36-spoke 19 x 2.5in

Engine:

Air-cooled, DOHC, parallel-twin, 270º firing interval


A sense of adventure from back in the day. A modern interpretation of a timeless classic, the Scrambler demands attention wherever it goes. Triumph's legendary 865cc air-cooled parallel-twin engine with modern fuel injection and plenty of torque. The distinctive sound from the 270 degree firing order and the twin stainless steel upswept pipes. Add classic styling details and it's easy to understand why the Scramblers of the past were the stuff of Hollywood legends.


865cc Engine

Triumph's legendary air-cooled 865cc engine delivers plenty of midrange torque. 90% of peak torque is maintained from around 2,500rpm to redline, giving smooth power delivery.


Handling

Strong tubular steel cradle frame with supple front and rear suspension. Built tough to iron out the bumps. High wide handlebars and high set footpegs further aids control.


Fuelling

The Scrambler features a fuel injection system compliant to Euro 3 legislation. True to the 60's styling, the fuel injectors are cleverly concealed by throttle bodies designed to look like traditional carbs.


Wheels

19 inch spoked front wheels and 17 inch spoked rear wheels with light knobbly tyres complete the authentic look.


Exhaust

High level twin chromed stainless steel exhaust pipes, retro styled silencers and evocative heat shields are key to the Scrambler's unique looks.



 


 

2012 Triumph Scrambler - US Specifications/Technical Details
USA MSRP Price: $8,799 USD

Engine and Transmission
Type Air-cooled, DOHC, parallel-twin, 270º firing interval
Capacity 865cc
Bore/Stroke 90 x 68mm
Fuel System Multipoint sequential electronic fuel injection with SAI
Exhaust High level stainless steel headers with twin chromed silencers
Final Drive X ring chain
Clutch Wet, multi-plate
Gearbox 5-speed
Oil Capacity 4.5 litres (1.2 US gals)
Chassis, Running Gear and Displays
Frame Tubular steel cradle
Swingarm Twin-sided, tubular steel
Wheel Front 36-spoke 19 x 2.5in
Rear 40-spoke 17 x 3.5in
Tire Front 100/90 19
Rear 130/80 17
Suspension Front Kayaba 41mm forks, 120mm travel
Rear Kayaba chromed spring twin shocks with adjustable preload, 106mm rear wheel travel
Brakes Front Single 310mm disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper
Rear Single 255mm disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper
Instrument Display/Functions Analogue speedometer with odometer and trip information
Dimensions and Capacities
Length 2213mm (87.1in)
Width (handlebars) 860mm (33.8in)
Height without mirrors 1202mm (47.3in)
Seat Height 825mm (32.5in)
Wheelbase 1500mm (59.0in)
Rake/Trail 27.8º/105mm
Fuel Tank Capacity / Efficiency 16 litres (4.2 US gals)
Wet Weight (ready to ride) 230 kg (506 lbs)
Performance (measured at crankshaft to 95/1/EC)
Maximum Power 59PS / 58bhp / 43 kW @ 6800rpm
Maximum Torque 68Nm / 50 ft.lbs @ 4750rpm
Fuel Efficiency 46 MPG City / 60 MPG Highway *Estimated from fuel economy tests on a sample motorcycle conducted under ideal laboratory conditions. Actual mileage may vary based upon personal riding habits, weather, vehicle condition, and other factors.

Price
On The Road $8,799 - The 2012 model will begin arriving in North American dealerships in October 2011

 


 

2012 Triumph Scrambler - Canadian Specifications/Technical Details
Canada MSRP Price: On The Road $8,799 CDN

Engine and Transmission
Type Air-cooled, DOHC, parallel-twin, 270º firing interval
Capacity 865cc
Bore/Stroke 90 x 68mm
Fuel System Multipoint sequential electronic fuel injection with SAI
Exhaust High level stainless steel headers with twin chromed silencers
Final Drive X ring chain
Clutch Wet, multi-plate
Gearbox 5-speed
Oil Capacity 4.5 litres (1.2 US gals)
Chassis, Running Gear and Displays
Frame Tubular steel cradle
Swingarm Twin-sided, tubular steel
Wheel Front 36-spoke 19 x 2.5in
Rear 40-spoke 17 x 3.5in
Tire Front 100/90 19
Rear 130/80 17
Suspension Front Kayaba 41mm forks, 120mm travel
Rear Kayaba chromed spring twin shocks with adjustable preload, 106mm rear wheel travel
Brakes Front Single 310mm disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper
Rear Single 255mm disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper
Instrument Display/Functions Analogue speedometer with odometer and trip information
Dimensions and Capacities
Length 2213mm (87.1in)
Width (handlebars) 860mm (33.8in)
Height without mirrors 1202mm (47.3in)
Seat Height 825mm (32.5in)
Wheelbase 1500mm (59.0in)
Rake/Trail 27.8º/105mm
Fuel Tank Capacity / Efficiency 16 litres (4.2 US gals)
Wet Weight (ready to ride) 230 kg (506 lbs)
Performance (measured at crankshaft to 95/1/EC)
Maximum Power 59PS / 58bhp / 43 kW @ 6800rpm
Maximum Torque 68Nm / 50 ft.lbs @ 4750rpm
Fuel Efficiency 46 MPG City / 60 MPG Highway *Estimated from fuel economy tests on a sample motorcycle conducted under ideal laboratory conditions. Actual mileage may vary based upon personal riding habits, weather, vehicle condition, and other factors.
Price
On The Road $8,799 - The 2012 model will begin arriving in North American dealerships in October 2011.



 

2012 Triumph Scrambler - International Specifications/Technical Details
Europe MSRP Price: On The Road £6,999

Engine and Transmission
Type Air-cooled, DOHC, parallel-twin, 270º firing interval
Capacity 865cc
Bore/Stroke 90 x 68mm
Fuel System Multipoint sequential electronic fuel injection with SAI
Exhaust High level stainless steel headers with twin chromed silencers
Final Drive X ring chain
Clutch Wet, multi-plate
Gearbox 5-speed
Oil Capacity 4.5 litres (1.2 US gals)
Chassis, Running Gear and Displays
Frame Tubular steel cradle
Swingarm Twin-sided, tubular steel
Wheel Front 36-spoke 19 x 2.5in
Rear 40-spoke 17 x 3.5in
Tyre Front 100/90 19
Rear 130/80 17
Suspension Front Kayaba 41mm forks, 120mm travel
Rear Kayaba chromed spring twin shocks with adjustable preload, 106mm rear wheel travel
Brakes Front Single 310mm disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper
Rear Single 255mm disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper
Instrument Display/Functions Analogue speedometer with odometer and trip information
Dimensions and Capacities
Length 2213mm (87.1in)
Width (handlebars) 860mm (33.8in)
Height without mirrors 1202mm (47.3in)
Seat Height 825mm (32.5in)
Wheelbase 1500mm (59.0in)
Rake/Trail 27.8º/105mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 16 litres (4.2 US gals)
Wet Weight (ready to ride) 230 kg (506 lbs)
Performance (measured at crankshaft to 95/1/EC)
Maximum Power 59PS / 58bhp / 43 kW @ 6800rpm
Maximum Torque 68Nm / 50 ft.lbs @ 4750rpm
Fuel Efficiency Urban: 55.5 mpg (5.1 l/100km) - 56mph: 72.2mpg (3.9l/100km) - 75mph: 56.7mpg (5.0l/100km)

Price
On The Road £6,999

* Manufacturer's suggested retail price (MSRP), the actual sale prices can vary.