Meet the Triumph Pace Twin Breitling Restricted Version


The Triumph Pace Twin Breitling Restricted Version wears each a novel blue that pays homage to The Wild One and absolutely adjustable Öhlins piggyback twin rear suspension. (Triumph Bikes/)

Following a document gross sales 12 months, Triumph Bikes has unveiled its first mannequin of 2023. And it’s a timeless one.

Meet the Triumph Pace Twin Breitling Restricted Version, a contemporary basic developed by way of a partnership with Breitling, the enduring Swiss chronograph firm based by Léon Breitling in 1884.

Solely 270 of those particular editions will probably be obtainable. That quantity celebrates the 270-degree firing order of the parallel-twin engine. Patrons also can order an identical version quantity Breitling High Time Triumph watch.

Right here’s a glance into this distinctive Triumph, which joins an expansive lineup of presently obtainable special-edition fashions together with the Road Twin ECI, Gold Line, Thruxton Ton Up, and Rocket 3 GT and R 221 editions.

Triumph paint team artist Gary Devine hand paints all 270 models.

Triumph paint workforce artist Gary Devine hand paints all 270 fashions. (Triumph Bikes/)

Pace Twin Breitling Timeless Styling

Triumph lovers will discover the Polychromatic Blue coloring on the Breitling LE, which is influenced by the Triumph Thunderbird 6T Marlon Brandon rode in The Wild One, the 1953 film that’s a motorcyclist favourite.

Triumph didn’t lower any corners with regard to actual replication. The Hinckley-based firm says it took a mint situation coloration chip of the unique Thunderbird paint choice from the Fifties manufacturing facility paint pattern e-book and put it beneath a spectrograph to precisely match the colour. Triumph additionally hand masked and painted the bike with a jet black stripe and Breitling script, and added a jet black aspect panel and headlamp bowl.

To additional improve the limited-edition look, Triumph paint workforce artist Gary Devine hand painted the detailing of all 270 fashions.

Designers didn’t have to search far for some timeless looks of the Speed Twin Breitling’s gauges.

Designers didn’t have to look far for some timeless appears of the Pace Twin Breitling’s gauges. (Triumph Bikes/)

Different aesthetic highlights embrace:

  • Machined billet aluminum clutch and alternator covers with darkish anodized end that featured machined Breitling branding.
  • Perforated black leather-based seat with distinction grey stitching, complementing the Breitling version watch strap, with pillowed ribbed detailing and black single-stitching element with a sublime Breitling “B” embroidered branding.
  • Bespoke Breitling Pace Twin instrument faces with styling cues from the watch design.

Another look at the Polychromatic Blue and jet black stripe on the Speed Twin Breitling’s tank.

One other have a look at the Polychromatic Blue and jet black stripe on the Pace Twin Breitling’s tank. (Triumph Bikes/)

Pace Twin Breitling: Enhanced Fashionable Efficiency

Simply as Triumph lovers will get pleasure from their bikes’ relationship to Brando’s, the efficiency rider will get pleasure from a relationship to some particular parts.

Totally adjustable Öhlins piggyback twin rear shocks with gloss black springs are the spotlight of the efficiency upgrades.

Fully adjustable Öhlins piggyback twin rear suspension adds to the performance appeal of this special-edition Triumph.

Totally adjustable Öhlins piggyback twin rear suspension provides to the efficiency attraction of this special-edition Triumph. (Triumph Bikes/)

All else is typical of the Pace Twin, a part of Triumph’s Fashionable Traditional lineup that was launched in 2018. The bike, created to supply the facility of a Thruxton R in a extra snug setup, comes with a 1,200cc Excessive Energy Bonneville twin producing 98 hp at 7,250 rpm and 82 pound-feet of torque.

Complementing the Öhlins rear suspension is a 43mm Marzocchi fork with cartridge damping. Stopping the Pace Twin Breitling are Brembo four-piston M50 Monoblock calipers squeezing twin 320 Brembo discs up entrance and a Nissin two-piston floating caliper squeezing a 220mm disc out again.

Different highlights embrace:

  • 17-inch, 12-spoke forged aluminum wheels wrapped in Metzeler Racetec RR tires
  • Three using modes (Rain, Street, Sport)
  • Traction management
  • ABS
  • LED flip alerts
  • Tire Strain Monitoring System

The Breitling custom stitching adds some further styling to the leather.

The Breitling customized stitching provides some additional styling to the leather-based. (Triumph Bikes/)

Notable Bike Collector Sights and Worth

Every of the 270 Pace Twin Breitling Restricted Version fashions will arrive with an individually numbered distinctive handlebar clamp and a certificates of authenticity signed by Triumph CEO Nick Bloor and Breitling CEO Georges Kern.

Every purchaser can even have the chance to buy a Breitling High Time Triumph limited-edition chronograph with a customized matching version quantity (if requested by August 22, 2022).

As per pricing, the Pace Twin is obtainable for $18,300, a $5,800 premium over the bottom 2021 Pace Twin.


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