Is Triumph Sprint a good bike?

Is Triumph Sprint a good bike?

The Triumph Sprint ST 1050 is considered one of the best sports-touring motorcycle of its generation. You get some great suspension with this bike, and it handles well on any road terrain, whatever speed you might be going. The brakes are also good. It’s a good all-rounder bike and it doesn’t disappoint.

How much does a Triumph Sprint GT weigh?

Triumph Sprint GT

Make Model Triumph Sprint GT
Trail 84 mm / 3.3 in
Wheelbase 1537 mm / 60.5 in
Dry Weight 239 kg / 527 lbs
Wet Weight 265 kg / 584.2 lbs

Is the Triumph Sprint ST 1050 still for sale?

The Triumph Sprint ST 1050 might be forgotten in a world where adventure bikes rule the long distance market, but it’s still an incredibly capable machine, which is why this example is today’s bike of the day. Seller says “Sadly for sale due to no time to take her out.

When did the Sprint GT 1050 come out?

The ST was joined in the range by the Sprint GT 1050in 2010, which was more pillion-friendly and slightly better for touring longer distances. ST went off sale a year later in 2011.

Is the Triumph Sprint ST a good road bike?

Prices aren’t as copper-bottomed as those of VFRs, but as the Triumph Sprint ST is a better motorcycle you won’t care. Since 2005 Triumph’s Sprint 1050 has probably had the best torque curve of any roadbike. A classic sports tourer, it’s squashy, grunty, decent-handling, full of character and (as long as you’re not too leggy) comfy for hours.

Is the 5st 1050 sprint a good bike?

5 out of 5ST 1050 Sprint (non ABS). Possibly the best road bike yet! 27 April 2006by owen460 I traded in my 2005 zx6r for the sprint because my wife did’nt like riding pillion on the ninja, I’m so glad I did.

The brakes are now good for what is quite a heavy bike. Not Brembo good but definitely not bad. Engine performance is good….

Summary of owners’ reviews
Overall rating: 4.5 out of 5 (4.5/5)
Ride quality & brakes: 4.5 out of 5 (4.5/5)
Engine: 4.8 out of 5 (4.8/5)

What replaced the Triumph Sprint GT?

In 2010 the Sprint ST was succeeded by the Triumph Sprint GT….Triumph Sprint ST.

Manufacturer Triumph
Production 1998-2014 1998-present (UK)
Predecessor Sprint 900
Class Sport touring bike
Engine Triple 955 cc (58.3 cu in) 1998 – 2004 1,050 cc (64 cu in) 2005 –

What is the seat height of a Triumph Sprint GT?


Engine type Liquid-cooled, DOHC, 12v four-stroke triple. Six gears
Frame type Aluminium dual beam frame. Cast ally single-sided swingarm with chain drive
Fuel capacity 20 litres
Seat height 815mm

Why did Triumph stop making cars?

The Thos. W. Ward scrapping company purchased Triumph, and placed Healey in charge as general manager, but the effects of the Second World War again stopped the production of cars; the Holbrook Lane works were completely destroyed by bombing in 1940.

What was the year of the Triumph Sprint ST?

General information Model: Triumph Sprint ST Year: 2009 Category: Touring Rating: 3.9 See the detailed rating of touring .

How many owners of the Triumph Sprint ST 1050 have reviews?

Owners’ reviews for the TRIUMPH SPRINT ST 1050 (2005 – 2011) 58 ownershave reviewed their TRIUMPH SPRINT ST 1050 (2005 – 2011) and rated it in a number of areas. Read what they have to say and what they like and dislike about the bike below.

How much HP does a Sprint ST really have?

The Sprint ST’s claimed 123 bhp and 76 ft-lbs may be near the bottom of the class these days in the competitive S-T segment, with Honda’s new VFR1200F allegedly producing 167 ponies at the crank. And the K1300GT we dyno tested in our 2009 Sport-Touring Shootout managed a class-crushing 145 hp!