Thruxton RS

Thruxton RS


Designed and developed to evolve the legend even further, the new Thruxton RS model combines all the original cafe racer design DNA and pure original style with modern Thruxton capability while setting a new level of performance with a higher power engine, even more supreme cafe racer handling, and even more contemporary styling, finish and detailing.


  • Fully adjustable Ohlins twin rear shocks
  • New sticky Metzeler Racetec RR tires
  • Twin 320 mm floating Brembo discs & master cylinder
  • Race bred, adjustable Showa big piston forks
  • Brembo M50 radial Monobloc calipers
  • 80 custom accessories including new brushed stainless steel Arrow silencers with carbon end caps and cafe racer fairing
  • Three riding modes (Road, Rain, and Sport)
  • ABS & switchable traction control
  • Ride-by-wire
  • All-LED lighting
  • Torque assist clutch
  • Switchgear
  • Underseat USB charging socket
  • Engine immobilizer
  • Stylish twin clocks


Engine Type Liquid cooled, 8 valve, SOHC, 270° crank angle parallel twin
Capacity 1200 cc
Bore 97.6
Stroke 80
Compression 12.1:1
System Multipoint sequential electronic fuel injection
Exhaust Brushed 2 into 2 exhaust system with twin brushed silencers
Final Drive O-ring chain
Clutch Wet, multi-plate assist clutch
Gearbox 6-speed
Frame Tubular steel cradles
Swingarm Twin-sided, aluminium - Clear anodized
Front Wheel 32-spoke 17 x 3.5 in, aluminium rims
Rear Wheel 32-spoke 17 x 5 in, aluminium rims
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR17
Rear Tyre 160/60 ZR17
Front Suspension Showa 43 mm USD big piston forks, fully adjustable 120 mm travel
Rear Suspension Fully adjustable Öhlins twin shocks with Piggyback reservoir, 120 mm rear wheel travel
Front Brake Twin 310 mm Brembo floating discs, Brembo M50 4-piston radial monobloc calipers, ABS
Rear Brake Single 220 mm disc, Nissin 2-piston floating caliper, ABS
Instrument Display and Functions LCD multi-functional instrument pack with analogue speedometer, analogue tachometer, gear position indicator, fuel gauge, range to empty indication, service indicator, clock, trip computer, scroll and mode buttons on handlebars, heated grip ready, fuel consumption display, traction control status and riding mode display.
Width Handlebars 29.3 in
Height Without Mirror 1,030 mm
Seat Height 31.9 in
Wheelbase 55.7 in
Rake 22.8 º
Trail 3.6 in
Dry Weight 434 lbs
Tank Capacity 3.8 gal
Matt Storm Grey/Matte Silver Ice
Jet Black