2009 Triumph Daytona 675

Three's Still A Charm

By Ari Henning, Photography by Jason Critchell, Paul Barshon

Tech Spec
Evolution

Triumph's groundbreaking triple gets more power, more revs, less weight, better suspension and top-notch tires.

Rivals
All four of the dominant Japanese fours: Honda CBR600RR, Kawasaki ZX-6R, Suzuki GSX-R600 and Yamaha YZF-R6.

TECH
Price $9799
Engine type l-c inline-triple
Valve train DOHC, 12v
Displacement 675cc
Bore x stroke 74.0 x 52.3mm
Compression 12.65:1
Fuel system EFI
Clutch Wet, multi-plate
Transmission 6-speed
Claimed horsepower 126 bhp @ 12,600 rpm
Claimed torque 54 lb.-ft. @ 11,750 rpm
Frame Aluminum twin-spar
Front suspension 41mm Kayaba inverted fork with adjustable spring preload, high/low-speed compression and rebound damping
Rear suspension Single Kayaba shock with adjustable spring preload, high/low-speed compression and rebound damping
Front brake Dual Nissin radial four-piston calipers, 308mm discs
Rear brake Nissin single-piston caliper, 220mm disc
Front tire 120/70ZR-17 Pirelli Diablo Supercorsa SP
Rear tire 180/55ZR-17 Pirelli Diablo Supercorsa SP
Rake/trail 23.9/3.4 in.
Seat height 32.5 in.
Wheelbase 54.9 in.
Fuel capacity 4.6 gal.
Claimed dry weight 357 lbs.
Colors Tornado Red, Jet Black
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Warranty 24 mo./unlimited mi.

Contact
Triumph Motorcycles of America, Ltd
385 Walt Sanders Memorial Dr. #100
Newnan, GA 30265
www.triumphmotorcycles.com

Verdict 4.5 stars out of 5
A unique and user-friendly middleweight sportbike with performance to match the best of them.

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