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Triumph in Moto2™

As the exclusive engine supplier to the FIM Moto2™ World Championship since the start of the 2019 season, Triumph Motorcycles provides all of the teams with race-tuned 765cc triples, each of which is based on the class-leading Street Triple RS powerplant. With developments that allow the engine to breathe more freely and rev harder, peak power output is more than 138HP (an increase of more than 17% over the production bike).

Triumph’s inaugural year was a record-breaking debut: 16 circuit lap records and 18 circuit top speeds were claimed from the 19 races, as well as the first ever 186+ mph Moto2™ top speeds. The Triumph 765cc triple powerplant redefined the class, and there’s even more in 2020.

Working hard over the off-season, Triumph’s testing focused on using the data acquired and optimizing every individual component with the benefit of a year’s insight.

From this the team focused improvements to dimensions and tolerances which allowed Triumph to soften the over-rev limit on downshifting. Combined with the benefit to the teams of having one year’s worth of data using Triumph engines, and the levelling factor of so many rider changes since 2019, the 2020 season is proving to be another thriller – even faster and with even closer racing.

The records are continuing to fall in 2020 as the level of performance climbed higher still, with new top speeds, race lap records and outright circuit records all falling again to Triumph power.

Triumph and Dorna also launched the Triumph Triple Trophy in 2020, with the aim of identifying those standout performances throughout a race weekend over and above Sunday’s Grand Prix victory. Completing the circle, the Triumph Triple Trophy winner will receive a Street Triple RS, from which their Moto2™ 765cc triple is derived.

Moto2™ - #PoweredByTriumph


Here it is: the new Triumph-engineered 138 Hp+ race-tuned 765cc Triple engine that is exclusively powering the Moto2™ World Championship.

breaking records

In the first major change to the Moto2™ category since 2010, the Triumph 765cc triple engine revolutionized the class:

  • Delivering a flawless 60,000+ laps
  • 186,000+ miles of flat-out racing
  • Some of the closest racing in the category
  • 16 new circuit lap records
  • 12 outright fastest-ever circuit records
  • 18 top speeds from 19 races in 2019
  • First ever 186+ mph top speed for a Moto2™ machine

And in 2020 lap, outright and top speed records are already being re-broken as Moto2™ gets even faster!

Triumph Daytona Moto2TM 765 motorcycle (USA Edition) with Moto2TM branding


Triumph Motorcycles is the exclusive engine supplier for all Moto2™ teams. This official partnership enabled Triumph to produce the first-ever Dorna Moto2™ licensed road bike: the Daytona Moto2™ 765 Limited Edition.

Triumph's moto2 bike being ridden around the track


The Moto2™ engine represents the latest milestone in Triumph’s international racing history.

For more than a century race winners, record holders, and icons of the starting grid have done so on a Triumph motorcycle.

This is Triumph’s racing pedigree...

Triumph Moto2 Clothing 2020


Celebrate Triumph’s return to top-tier racing as exclusive engine supplier to all FIM Moto2™ World Championship teams, with this brand new range of authentic casual wear clothing.

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