Triumph is set to launch the Rocket 3 GT on September 10, 2020. The GT, as the name suggests, is the cruiser version as opposed to the R that’s the street-oriented roadster already on sale in India.
The Rocket 3 GT is expected to cost more than the R
It has more relaxed ergonomics
The engine remains the same on both bikes
The Triumph Rocket 3 R was the company’s first BS6-compliant offering in India. It was launched back in December 2019 at Rs 18 lakh. The upcoming Rocket 3 GT, however, is expected to cost slightly more.
The Rocket 3 GT is powered by the same 2,500cc, liquid-cooled engine that produces 167hp at 6,000rpm and a whopping 221Nm of torque at 4,000rpm. The GT also uses an all-aluminium frame, with the engine acting as a stressed member. Suspension duties are taken care of by 47mm, compression and rebound adjustable, Showa USD forks (with 120mm travel) at the…