Aprilia introduced the new flagship of the 2019 model year: the most powerful RSV4 EverNovember 7, 2018
The world of superbikes is developing on the same level with the automotive segment, and every year we can see more and more powerful and stylish models. Aprilia showed a new version of its flagship – Aprilia RSV4 1100 2019 model year.
Aprilia officially unveiled an update for the RSV4 flagship model for the next model year. According to the company, sportbike will receive the most powerful engine in its own history.
The former engine will be used as a power unit, but its volume has increased from 999 cc to 1078 cc. It will use new pistons, as well as a new control unit Magneti Marelli 7SM ECU. The new firmware now allows you to raise the speed to the mark of 13,600 rpm, and the maximum power will increase to 217 horsepower. In addition, the bike will be easier. Now its curb weight is only 199 kg.
For professional riders, three types of powertrain will be offered: Sport, Track and Race. Apparently, they will receive completely similar equipment, but they will differ in gear ratios, as well as the ratio of braking forces.
“The RSV4 project has always pursued the goal: to be the absolute best and fast uncompromising superbike that is closest to the Aprilia racing bikes in terms of performance and efficiency,” – the company said in a statement.
But the cost for the Aprilia RSV4 1100 Factory 2019 model year is not reported.