1993: Original Aprilia Pegaso 600 introduced, taking over where the earlier Aprilia Tuareg 600 left off.
1997: Overhaul of original Aprilia Pegaso 600, including USD forks, new frame, 2-1-2 exhaust and bodywork.
2001: Updated brakes and suspension. Electronic fuel injection introduced.
2004: Minor model tweaks.
2005: All new Aprilia Pegaso 650.
Aprilia Pegaso 650 (1997 – 2004): long-running, highly-respected, dual purpose motorcycle. On-going tweaks have kept it in touch with (and often ahead of)opposition motorcycles in road tests. The looks aren’t ageing too well though.
Aprilia Pegaso 650 Trail: off-road motorcycle with higher seat, more ground clearance, more suspension travel, spoked aluminium wheels and slightly different geometry & brakes.