April 16, 2024


We actually gained’t be stunned why Triumph has added the defining “stealth” (discreet) to a bike that’s simply ready to be seen. Whether or not it’s his violent silhouette, his “Purple” tank or his rockin’ gangster face, this particular version Bobber will seize your consideration with out warning.

Yearly his Triumph assortment. Final yr it was chrome. There might be a downgrade of the reservoir in 2024; with a roughly cheesy shade chart relying on the bike. The 1200 Bobber has the rockiest look of all, with a fleeting black that rapidly fades right into a borderline punk purple. It is a bike we might undoubtedly see underneath the guitar assault of Inexperienced Day, Offspring or Prodigy.

Solely the remedy of the gasoline tank justifies the stealth specificity. How do you do this at Triumph? The method begins with the applying of a base coat of high-gloss metallic “Silver Ice,” adopted by a exactly positioned “Sapphire Black” graphite gradient from darkest to lightest. Lastly, a translucent, tinted varnish is utilized in a number of coats to attain a deep, wealthy high coat.

Triumph 1200 Bonneville Bobber Stealth Edition 2024 - 1

A lot for expertise. Open air, underneath the solar or in spotlights, the massive benefit of this work, which is carried out by hand, is the totally different shade notion relying on the viewing angle or lighting circumstances. The bobber is strictly a customized that’s regarded down upon in all places. All the things contributes to this: the big entrance axle, that sulfur-refined rear with the sprung saddle, the faux hardtail rear axle, the slanted silencers, the engine that’s straight like an i and appears to take up your complete area.

At first look, this twin appears to be a monster. The 1200 lettering HT (for Excessive Torque) on the block thunders like a menace. Nevertheless, solely 78 hp are produced. His power lies elsewhere. The feelings play out extra in his relationship and his sensations, with a presence worthy of a giant canine chasing a rabbit. The utmost torque of 10.8 mkg is achieved at simply 4,000 rpm, which is saying one thing.

The Bobber might seem like it got here from an American gang from the 60s, however its underside could be very present. The accelerator is experience by wire, the headlights are LED and the driving aids are properly hidden however current, with cruise management, ABS, switchable traction management and two driving modes.
To drive macho, alone, with out imbroglio, with a pinch of LSD on the tank, the Bobber Stealth Version costs 800 euros greater than the basic mannequin – I imply Fashionable Classics.

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