Viper Diamondback

Viper Diamondback

 

New Viper super cruiser launched

By Laura Kennerley -

New bikes

 12 November 2009 16:32

This is the Diamondback, the new super cruiser from American firm Viper.

It has a Viper 152 cubic inch all billet short stroke v-twin, which the company claims is the most powerful production v-twin in the world. It is claimed to produce 144 ft/lbs torque at 3000rpm.

The Diamondback has carbon bodywork, on-the-fly adjustable air-ride suspension which can change ride and handling characteristics with the touch of a button.

The bike has been eight years in the making is already heading to American dealers where it needs a good reception.

Viper are billing the bike as the 'next generation of American motorcycle' and going head to head with Harley-Davidson