09 Feb 2021: 2021 Triumph Tiger 850 Sport launched at Rs. 11.95 lakh
As an entry-level model in the Tiger 900 range, British automaker Triumph has launched the 2021 Tiger 850 Sport adventure bike in India.
The premium motorcycle has a semi-faired design and comes with a 5.0-inch full-color TFT screen as well as an all-LED lighting setup. It draws power from an 888cc, in-line, 3-cylinder engine.
Here's our roundup.
Design: 2021 Triumph Tiger 850 Sport: At a glance
The 2021 Triumph Tiger 850 Sport has a sporty design, featuring a muscular fuel tank with extensions, a pronounced beak, a flat-type seat, an upswept exhaust, and a raised windscreen.
The bike packs a 5.0-inch full-color TFT screen, an all-LED setup for lighting, and rides on blacked-out alloy wheels. It has a dry weight of 192kg and a 20-liter fuel tank.
Fact: Power and performance
The 2021 Triumph Tiger 850 Sport draws power from a BS6-compliant 888cc liquid-cooled, inline 3-cylinder engine linked to a 6-speed gearbox with a slip and assist clutch. The mill generates a maximum power of 84hp at 8,500rpm, and a peak torque of 82Nm at 6,500rpm.
Safety: Safety and suspension setup
To ensure the rider's safety, the 2021 Triumph Tiger 850 Sport is equipped with disc brakes on both the front and rear wheels, along with dual-channel ABS and switchable traction control. It also offers Road and Rain riding modes.
The suspension duties on the bike are handled by 45mm Marzocchi inverted front forks and a Marzocchi shocker with adjustable preload on the rear end.
Fact: What about the pricing?
In India, the 2021 Triumph Tiger 850 Sport carries a price-tag of Rs. 11,95,000 (ex-showroom). The bookings for the adventure touring motorcycle are now open through the company's dealerships across the country.