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Angus Farquhar  says:

Can a Triumph sound like a Harley?

Triumph spent a lot of time in the development of its America Cruiser to try and make it sound as much like a harley as possible. The firm selected a specific firing order for the parallel twin engine that bucks the normal trend for that kind of cylinder layout, specifically so it could make the engine sound like a big American...

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  • Posted 8 years ago (19 June 2007 20:37)

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Aug 02

Posts: 439

snave says:


It's nice to know even Triumph designers have hearing impediments. I SAID, IT'S NICE TO KNOW... Hardley-Ablesons `potatopotato` becomes Triumphs `spudspudspud`. So who ate all the fries?

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Jan 06

Posts: 52


Now you want to buy a H-D or a Triumph? Make up your mind! Go back to the original UK spec sound!!

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Tony Tunstall


Jun 07

Posts: 3

Harley Triumph soundalike?

Why would a Triumph want to sound like a Harley? Triumph has a nice sound in it's own right, Harleys remind me of an old Panther with indigestion.

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