revival of the Norton motorcycle begins with this, the Commando
961 SS (Signature Series). The classic styling of the 961 SS
is influenced by past Norton design. However the 2006 Commando
961 SS comes fitted with thoroughly modern technology.
wheels reduce un-sprung weight; and 43mm, 3-way adjustable Ohlins
front forks, coupled with 4-way adjustable 'piggy back' rear
shocks handle suspension. Brembo Gold Line brakes provide stopping
The Norton Commando 961 SS features a chro-moly tubular steel
frame which has been configured for responsive handling as well
as being tested for performance and safety.
Peak torque for the Commando 961 SS is 65 ft lbs @ 5200 rpm.