‘Speed Twin’ name trademarked by Triumph

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Triumph has trademarked the ‘Speed Twin’ name and plans to launch a new 900cc Speed Twin model by 2017. This could be a mini Thruxton, with a lot less electronics, with a lot of optional add-ons.

The bike will add to the existing range of Bonneville bikes. The new 900cc Speed Twin will be targeted to the newer, younger rider. It will be a modern take with an old-school design.

Expect it to be a rustic old-school version of the Street Twin, with a modern twist. Attach a user-friendly...