Triumph Motorcycles India has launched Tiger Explorer XCx for Rs. 18.75 lakhs (Ex-showroom, Delhi) The Tiger Explorer XCx is the top-of-the-line model in the off-road oriented model, save the XCa, and is well-equipped with wire spoke wheels, semi-active suspension and hi-end electronics. Visually, the new Tiger Explorer XCx retains the same silhouette of the outgoing model but gets minor cosmetic changes, with a sharper, more muscular look and an electrically adjustable windscreen. The 1,215 cc in-line three cylinder engine remains the same, but it now makes more power and more torque and has a wide powerband. The engine makes 137 bhp and 123 Nm, and is linked to a shaft final drive.
The Tiger Explorer XCx now gets ride-by-wire and a choice of riding modes - Road, Rain and Off-Road, as well as a programmable Rider mode. Suspension is the new Triumph Semi-Active Suspension System from WP which automatically makes adjustments and the bike now gets cornering-optimised ABS and traction control, with a new inertial measurement unit (IMU) which calculates lean angles to deliver traction and braking power accordingly. The new Triumph Tiger Explorer XCx will be sold in limited numbers in India and will also be sold as completely built units (CBUs) in India
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