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Buyer's Guide > Thunderbird Commander
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The Thunderbird Commander uses a very big parallel twin motor (odd for a cruiser) and styling that, in parts, looks suspiciously like previous naked bikes made by Triumph.
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Brand
Triumph
Model
Thunderbird Commander
Categories
Cruiser - Standard
New/Returning
Returning for 2016
Price (base)
$ 17,600
Capacity
1,699 cc
Engine Type
Inline twin, DOHC with 4 valves/cyl, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke
Transmission
6-speed, belt
Clutch
Wet multi-plate
Fueling
Fuel Injection
Max Power
93 HP (69 kW) @ 5400 rpm
Max Torque
111.4 ft-lbs (151 Nm) @ 3550 rpm
Seat Height, std
700 mm (27.6 in.)
Seat Height, options
Wheelbase
1665 mm (65.6 in.)
Fuel Capacity
22 L (5.81 USG)
Dry Weight
317 kg (699 lbs.)
Curb Weight
339 kg (747 lbs.)
Brakes, front
Twin 310 mm discs with 4-piston calipers
Brakes, rear
Single 310 mm disc with 2-piston caliper
Antilock Brakes (ABS)
ABS Standard
Suspension, front
47 mm Showa Standard forks, non-adjustable with 120 mm of travel
Suspension, rear
Dual Showa shocks, preload adjustable with 108.5 mm of travel
Tires, front
140/75-ZR17
Tires, rear
200/50-ZR17
Paint/Colours
Jet Black, Lithium Flame/Frozen Silver (+$250), Phantom Black/Storm Grey (+$250)
Warranty
24 months, unlimited mileage

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