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Poll: Are hyperbikes still relevant today?

MCN, 14 May 2010 15:30

It’s 20 years since the launch of the first ‘hyperbike’ – Kawasaki’s awesome 173mph ZZ-R1100 which reigned world’s fastest production bike through the first half of the 1990s until usurped by new hyperbikes such as Honda’s CBR1100XX Super Blackbird and Suzuki’s Hayabusa.    But today we have a new breed of superbikes – awesomely powerful race replicas such as BMW’s S1000RR and Aprilia’s ...

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Stunning Alitalia Aprilia RSV4 revealed

Guy Procter, 09 February 2010 14:37

This is Aprilia's gorgeous new Alitalia liveried-RSV4. The Italian airline will sponsor Max Biaggi and Leon Camier's 200mph+ V4s in WSB this season, lending the bikes a stunning tricolore paint scheme that perfectly suits its angluar lines.

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New Aprilia RSV4 R on the road!

Michael Neeves, 25 December 2009 13:00

MCN raved about Aprilia’s new ‘budget’ RSV4R (if you can call £12,743 budget) when we rode it at Mugello in November. It was all going well until five of the launch bikes suffered terminal con rod failures.  Aprilia were keen to prove this mechanical hiccup was a one-off, so invited us back to Portugal to ride it again on the ...

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Aprilia RSV4 Factory first thoughts

Erwin, 20 November 2009 00:07

I was lucky enough to pick up an Aprilia RSV4 Factory from the new Long Beach Aprilia dealership with the best mechanic for this bike, Amauri, who set the sag for me before I happily rode off. Many thanks for an easy and friendly transaction. The bike rides just as good as it looks... Unbelievably sexy!

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Milan show: Moto Guzzi concepts '80% production ready'

Chris Newbigging, 10 November 2009 17:26

Moto Guzzi’s V12LM, V12X and V12 Strada concept motorcycles are 80% production ready, according to co-designer Pierre Terblanche. The concepts were revealed today (10 November) at the EICMA show in Milan. Using the latest 110bhp four-valve per cylinder version of the air-cooled transverse Moto Guzzi v-twin, the machines concentrate on compact size and minimalist style. The three motorcycles were only ...

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Aprilia RSV4-R launch cut short

Michael Neeves, 28 October 2009 10:20

The launch of the new Aprilia RSV4-R at Mugello was cut short yesterday after five of the bikes suffered terminal con rod failures. Senior Road Tester, Michael Neeves was there: “I did two 20-miniute sessions at the high-speed Italian track on the RSV4-R, which is a slightly lower spec version of the Factory model launched earlier this year. I had ...

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New cheaper Aprilia RSV4-R is £2500 less than Factory version

Andy Downes, 25 September 2009 16:00

Aprilia has revealed a new, cheaper version of the stunning RSV4 superbike. The RSV4-R keeps the 180bhp V4 motor and high tech fly-by-wire systems of the RSV4 Factory, but has lower specification suspension and a £2550 lower price. Read the Aprilia RSV4 Factory review The basic structure of the bike remains the same – the 999cc engine, frame, brakes and ...

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Aprilia RSV4-R official video

Andy Downes, 24 September 2009 16:21

This official Aprilia video has just appeared ahead of tomorrow's launch of the new cheaper Aprilia RSV4-R superbike which will cost over £3500 less than the Factory version. Aprilia motorcycles for sale The bike will be launched tomorrow at the Imola World Superbike event with Max Biaggi. Keep checking back on www.motorcyclenews.com for details.  

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First picture of Aprilia’s cheaper RSV4R

Chris Newbigging, 22 September 2009 10:30

This low-resolution leaked picture reveals the finished RSV4-R – the cheaper version of the WSB homologation RSV4 Factory. Shown here in the white colour option, black is also known to be the second colour option. The R-model loses the Ohlins suspension and carbon-fibre trim of the Factory model, but keeps the monobloc Brembo calipers and adjustable chassis. Aprilia is officially ...

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New pictures of Aprilia RSV4 Tuono

Chris Newbigging, 28 July 2009 10:16

The new Aprilia RSV4 Tuono has been spotted for the second time in the last week track testing at Misano. Motociclismo.it obtained the new set of pictures, which show the bike more clearly than the solitary photo revealed last week. Find an Aprilia Tuono for sale The pictures also confirm that a cheaper model will be offered - this bike ...

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