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5 user reviews of Triumph Thunderbird 900 Sport See all
I'm interested in one of these, it is one of the few bikes I would trade my W650 for. There is one for sale with 36000 kms on it locally for $9500 Aus. I suppose about 6000 pound.
I'm interested to hear that it is not good for pillions though. A lot of my riding is with my wife on the back.
Posted: 25/01/2011 at 06:27
Posted: 13/02/2011 at 11:24
Posted: 08/09/2011 at 08:38
Triumph Thunderbird is a very smooth and better handling bike! This one is incredibly engineered motorcycle, power is decent and the brakes and suspension is brilliant. I must admit that when I saw it first I fell in love with it. Its a terrific bike and would blow away other competitor bikes out there. Triumph Bikes in India
Posted: 12/09/2011 at 06:03
I came back to riding after a 20 year hiatus and bought the new 2001 Bonneville. In retrospect I wish it had been the T'Bird sport.
I'd love to see Triumph manufacture them again using owner information gathered and improved technology in the 17-18 years since they came out. Upside down quality shocks and rear suspension and brakes,100hp injected version of the 885 and then charge a reasonable premium for it and it could be a genuine Norton opposition for those who resent the money Norton sells them for and the waiting time for the product. These could still be around when Norton implodesagain
Posted: 12/01/2015 at 09:40
Depends which year of Tbird Sport it is - the later versions with an exhaust on each side had lower pillion rests. And let's be clear folks, he's asking about the Tbird Sport, not the Tbird, which is a rather different animal...
My late 97 bike is a delight to ride; that wonderful grunty engine and quality suspension for its day make an excellent package. The finish is fine...
Ask pointed questions about the starter clutch and the alternator drive bolt - keep your battery fully charged to give the starter clutch an easy life if you do buy it. Good luck!
Posted: 15/01/2015 at 18:15
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