Is the Bonneville T120 fast?

Is the Bonneville T120 fast?

A top speed of about 120mph just about lives up to the T120 suffix – the original 650cc model was given that name after its maximum speed – but its upright, wind-blown riding position encourages a more gentle pace, even if the modern unit generates much less of the traditional parallel-twin vibration at high revs.

Can you tour on a Bonneville T120?

Registered. You can tour as much as you like on a T100. People have been doing it for years. That means you can tour on a T120 just fine, with the modern features.

How heavy is a Triumph Bonneville T120?


Feature Details
Engine & Transmission
Tank Capacity 14.5 L
Wet Weight 236 kg
Fuel Consumption

What is the weight of a Triumph T120?

Triumph Bonneville T120

Make Model Triumph Bonneville T120
Wheelbase 1445 mm / 56.9 in
Seat Height 785 mm / 30.9 in
Dry Weight 224 kg / 494 lbs
Fuel Capacity 14.4 Litres / 3.8 US gal / 3.2 Imp gal

Is Bonneville t100 good for touring?

Yes, a Bonneville is a great choice for touring, albeit you’ll have to kit it out a little whereas other bikes already have screen, luggage, etc.

What is the seat height on a Triumph T120?

31.1″Triumph Bonneville T120 / Seat height

What is the difference between the Bonneville T120 and T120 black?

The Bonneville T120 is available in four classic color schemes, while the T120 Black is available in Matt Graphite or Jet Black. Triumph also has over 160 new accessories available for both bikes. The dark-as-a-shadow T120 Black is joined by the two-toned, chromed T120 in Triumph’s 2016 lineup.

When did the Triumph Bonneville T120 win the TT?

During the ’60s motorcycle racing scene, the Bonneville T120 won the Production Isle of Man TT in 1967 and in 1970, when Triumph set a landmark in TT history with Malcolm Uphill averaging 160kmph (100mph) around the mountain course on a Bonneville.

What is the difference between a T120 and Bonnie?

Total displacement measures out at 1,202.8 cc, just a skosh more than the Bonnie, but puts out a bit less with only 73 pounds of grunt versus 77.4 pounds from the T120. Not a big difference, but a difference all the same.

Where in the world is the 2016 Triumph T120?

Hustling the new 2016 Triumph T120 through blustery ocean breezes somewhere east of Cabo da Roca—the westernmost point of continental Europe—I had to admit: They absolutely nailed it.