2021 Triumph Tiger 1200 Desert Edition

Inspired by epic, real-world motorcycle adventures taken by Tiger 1200 riders across the most inhospitable and challenging deserts in the world, the new Tiger 1200 Desert Edition features a dedicated special edition paint scheme and a unique high-specification setup designed to deliver maximum capability and even greater value....

Overview

Inspired by epic, real-world motorcycle adventures taken by Tiger 1200 riders across the most inhospitable and challenging deserts in the world, the new Tiger 1200 Desert Edition features a dedicated special edition paint scheme and a unique high-specification setup designed to deliver maximum capability and even greater value.

Specifications

Model
Tiger 1200 Desert Edition
Year
2021
Sale Type
New
Manufacturer
Triumph
Quantity
0
Manufacturer Qty
0
Color
sandstorm

chassis

Frame
Tubular steel trellis frame
Swingarm
Single-sided, cast aluminum alloy with shaft drive
Rear_Tire
170/60 R17
Front_Tire
120/70 R19
Rear_Wheel
32 spoke, aluminum rim, for tubeless tires 17 x 4.5 in
Front_Wheel
32 spoke, aluminum rim, for tubeless tires 19 x 3.0 in
Rear_Brakes
Single 282 mm disc, Nissin 2-piston sliding caliper, switchable ABS
Front_Brakes
Twin 305 mm floating discs, radially mounted monobloc Brembo 4-piston calipers, switchable ABS
Rear_Suspension
WP monoshock, electronically adjustable semi active damping with automatic preload adjustment, 193 mm wheel travel
Front_Suspension
WP 48 mm upside down forks, electronically adjustable damping, 190 mm travel
Instrument_Display_and_Functions
TFT multi¬functional instrument pack with digital speedometer, trip computer, digital tachometer, gear position indicator, fuel gauge, service indicator, ambient temperature, clock and Riding Modes.

features

Tiger1200desertmy20desertvariantpagestepcarouseldesertspecialeditionpaintscheme1160x652px ‘DESERT’ SPECIAL EDITION PAINT SCHEME

Limited exclusively to this model, the new Tiger 1200 Desert Edition features a one-of-a-kind premium special edition ‘Sandstorm’ paint scheme with dedicated ‘Desert Edition’ graphics.

Tiger1200desertmy20desertvariantpagestepcarouselevengreatervalueformoney1160x652px EVEN GREATER VALUE

The new Tiger 1200 Desert Edition adds to the mid-spec Tiger XCx specification with an even higher level of equipment, designed to enhance the ride and deliver even greater value.

007b6efd3f4049c79e2fc15356d90f00 HILL HOLD

Hill hold control prevents the bike rolling backwards for enhanced ride confidence and maximum control, even when fully loaded or with a pillion. The system applies the rear brake until sensing the rider is starting to move off, and is activated using the front brake lever. The new standard fit feature for 2021 is switchable via the bike set-up menu.

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Enhancing its adventure capability, the Desert Edition features a lightweight Arrow silencer and, for clutchless gear changes and an even smoother ride, Triumph Shift Assist as standard.

Tiger1200desertmy20desertvariantpagestepcarouselpremiumandlightweightarrowsilencer1160x652px PREMIUM LIGHTWEIGHT ARROW SILENCER

The new premium Arrow silencer is 4.6 pounds lighter than standard and delivers a notably more thrilling Tiger triple soundtrack.

Tiger1200desertmy20desertvariantpagestepcarouselpowerfulandresponsiveengine1160x652px POWERFUL AND RESPONSIVE ENGINE
 

The Desert Edition features the thrilling 1,215cc Tiger triple engine and delivers 139 peak horsepower at 9,350 rpm and maximum torque of 89 LB-FT at 7,600 rpm, giving more immediate power delivery and exceptional all-day road and off-road riding capability.

STATE-OF-THE-ART TECHNOLOGY
 

The new Tiger 1200 Desert Edition offers a wide range of technological features, including full LED lighting, optimized cornering ABS and Traction Control, five riding modes (‘Rain’, ‘Road’, ‘Off-Road’, ‘Sport’, and ‘Off-Road Pro’), cruise control and keyless ignition.

FULL-COLOR TFT INSTRUMENT
 

Dynamic angle adjustable full-color 5-inch TFT instruments, ergonomically designed switchcubes and premium backlit 5-way joystick and button give the rider even greater control.

HIGH SPECIFICATION SUSPENSION
 

The Desert Edition’s premium adjustable WP suspension includes Triumph’s Semi Active Suspension (TSAS) system, which allows the rider to electronically control the type of the ride.

HIGH SPECIFICATION BRAKES
 

Twin 305 mm floating discs with radially mounted 4-piston monobloc Brembo calipers on the front, and a single 282 mm disc with Nissin 2-piston sliding caliper on the back, deliver exceptional braking performance and immediate response.

SPOKED WHEELS AND HIGH QUALITY TIRES

For superb off-road capability, stylish all-black wheels with 32-spoke aluminum rims come wrapped in Metzeler Tourance tubeless tires (front R19 x 3”, rear R17 x 4.5”) or an optional handbook-approved off-road Pirelli Scorpion setup.

ADJUSTABLE ERGONOMICS

An exceptional ride for a wide range of riders and riding styles; including 2-position adjustable seat height (33.6 inches or 32.8 inches), comfortable seat compound, and optimized handlebar position.

PREMIUM FINISH AND DETAILING

Contemporary premium bodywork and the highest level of finish and detailing featuring premium graphics and finishes to enhance that muscular Tiger 1200 style.

PREMIUM-SPECIFICATION EQUIPMENT

There is an incredible level of standard equipment including torque-assist clutch, electronically-adjustable screen and a 5V USB power socket, all enabling the Tiger 1200’s supreme capability.

Key FEATURES :

CORE FEATURES

  • Titanium and carbon fiber wrapped Arrow silencer
  • Triumph Shift Assist (TSA)
  • One-of-a-kind premium special edition ‘Sandstorm’ paint scheme with dedicated ‘Desert Edition’ graphics

dimensions and weights

Rake
23.2 ¬ļ
Trail
99.9
Wheelbase
1,520
Dry_Weight
246
Seat_Height
835 - 855
Tank_Capacity
5.2 gal
Width_Handlebars
830
Height_Without_Mirror
1,470

engine and transmission

Bore
85
Type
Liquid-cooled, 12 valve, DOHC, in-line 3-cylinder
Clutch
Wet, multi-plate hydraulically operated, torque assist
Stroke
71.4
System
Ride by Wire, fuel injection
Exhaust
3 into 1 header system, Arrow titanium silencer with carbon fibre end cap, side mounted
Gearbox
6-speed
Capacity
1,215 cc
Compression
11.0:1
Final_Drive
Shaft drive
Max_Power_EC
141 Hp (104 kW) @ 9,350 rpm
Max_Torque_EC
90 FT-lbs (122 Nm) @ 7,600 rpm
Location
My Cart - items