Aprilia could be planning a middle-weight sports bike to fill out their range

Aprilia could be planning a middle-weight sports bike to fill out their range

 

Aprilia sports 600s on the cards?

By Laura Kennerley -

New bikes

 10 July 2009 15:30

The Piaggio group, which owns Aprilia, Gilera and Derbi has told investors it intends to develop a range of sports bikes with mid-sized engines for the American market, MCN can reveal.

The Italian manufacturer announced its intentions in its 2009-2012 Strategic Plan. But it has yet to reveal any concrete details about the bikes. However, rumours suggest the bikes will carry an Aprilia badge.   

It simply said: “The Group intends to work on the growth of different brand names, also through the development of sport bikes with mid-sized engines.”

As soon as any more information emerges MCN will be the first to bring it to you.