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Old 11-14-2012, 03:49 AM   #1
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Another EICMA reveal, the 2013 Triumph Daytona 675 and 675R.

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I am liking the look, and it seems the engine has been significantly upgraded as well.

One thing I am not keen on is the silver extension of the headlights.

Other than that, sign me up.





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If i was to buy another "Sports" style bike this is the one that i would go for but am currently considering the more traditional Bonneville.
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2013 Street Triple R >>>> 2013 Daytona

Although the white/blue one is nice


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wow why would they make it uglier? and it's got a stupid side exhaust now, give me a 2012 anyday please
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Although I'm personally partial to the Street Triple, that is one beautiful machine.
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wow why would they make it uglier? and it's got a stupid side exhaust now, give me a 2012 anyday please
With you on the uglier bit. It seems like everyone styling an SS these days thinks uglier = better. They should freeze the styling budgets, keep them looking exactly as they have been and spend the money on engineering.

I do get the side exhaust though - shorter, lighter, more centralised weight and not having your ar5e get fried in traffic may be an ok trade off for the look (and can look great - Z1000, anyone?) - but there's no excuse for those headlights.
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That bike looks pretty hot except the little top headlight. It looks strange to me.

Not quite sure how I feel about that side exhaust yet. One of the things I loved about the Daytona was the undertail exhaust. It does look pretty clean like that but I think I'd rather have it like the 2012.
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No wonder why the 1st and 2nd gen are selling like used hookers. The newgen look more in line with all the other supersports. Which is not a good thing for some Triumph fanbois, who think the bike is losing its identity.
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