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Picture exclusive: Laverty gets first ride on Aprilia RSV4

Eugene Laverty got his first ride on the factory Aprilia RSV4 he will campaign in the World Superbike Championship in 2012. Riding at Portimao this morning the 25 year old completed an out lap before coming straight back into the pits to make changes to the gear lever and quickshifter to improve his feeling on down shifts. His immediate response ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • World Superbikes
  • 18 October 2011

Laverty confirmed at Aprilia for 2012

Eugene Laverty will become a factory Aprilia rider in 2012 after signing a two year deal with the Italian manufacturer this morning. It remains unclear the exact structure of the team, but it seems unlikely that he will be lining up alongside Max Biaggi in the Alitalia squad. The more likely scenario is that he will be run out of ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • World Superbikes
  • 16 October 2011

Camier stays with Aprilia for 2011, but will miss Imola race

Leon Camier will ride for the official Alitalia Aprilia squad again in 2011 after agreeing terms with the Italian manufacturer to stay with the team for a second season.  During his debut WSB season the reigning BSB champion has been a sensation having seriously impressed with his race pace which has netted him three podiums. In recent months Camier became ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • World Superbikes
  • 22 September 2010

Aprilia preparing for gear driven cam engine debut

The factory Aprilia team of Max Biaggi and Leon Camier could be ready to debut their gear driven cam motor as early as Salt Lake City at the end of May following clarification of its legality by the SBK Commission. As revealed in MCN two weeks ago, Aprilia will be allowed to use the engine later in the year despite ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • World Superbikes
  • 08 April 2010

WSB paddock still waiting on Aprilia engine verdict

The SBK commission is expected to make a statement on the technical regulations regarding Aprilia’s new RSV4 gear driven cam motor before the second round of the championship at Portimao on 26th to 28th March.  The factory Aprilia team introduced the new technology and are believed to have used it during the Phillip Island weekend, but not necessarily the race. ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • World Superbikes
  • 12 March 2010

Aprilia confirm Guandalini/Borciani interest

Aprilia have confirmed that they are speaking with a number of teams about the option of supplying them RSV4’s to race in WSB in 2010. Current Ducati teams Guandalini and the Marco Borciani’s run Sterilgarda team are set to merge for next season and have become the most likely candidates to run a one man team using factory backed Aprilia ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • World Superbikes
  • 30 November 2009

Leon Camier signs for Factory Aprilia WSB squad

British Superbike champion Leon Camier has officially signed for the Factory Aprilia WSB team to ride alongside Max Biaggi in 2010. Camier made his debut on the RSV4 superbike at Magny Cours towards the end of the WSB season and raced the bike again at the final round at Portimao, where he finished sixth and seventh. He also took part ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • World Superbikes
  • 26 November 2009

Aprilia: “Camier has been talking to us since the start of the year”

Aprilia revealed today that Leon Camier approached the Italian factory about a possible WSB factory ride at the start of this season. In one of racing’s best kept secrets, Camier will now race the Aprilia RSV4 at Magny Cours this weekend in what the factory are describing as ‘a test’. Aprilia’s Daniele Tosatti told MCN: “We are waiting on confirmation ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • World Superbikes
  • 30 September 2009

Shinya Nakano impressed with Aprilia potential

Shinya Nakano is confident that Aprilia’s new RSV4 World Superbike contender has the potential to become a race winner in its debut season. The Japanese rider made his debut on the new bike in Valencia last week, and the former 250GP championship runner-up said: “The bike is new but it has a lot of potential for the future. "I was ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • World Superbikes
  • 01 December 2008

Shinya Nakano concludes two day Aprilia test on the pace

WSB rookie Shinya Nakano ended his two day test at Valencia satisfied after setting an impressive 1m 35.3 best at the Valencia race track in Spain. Riding the Aprilia RSV4 for the first time, the Japanese rider completed a total of 141 laps over the two days slashing his lap time by over a second. On day one Nakano set ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • World Superbikes
  • 26 November 2008

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