2008 Aprilia RSV1000R

2008 Aprilia RSV1000R
MSRP $13,999

The Aprilia RSV 1000 R has shown its competitive edge in world endurance racing, where it is the only production twin able to compete on even terms with the best four cylinder machines in the world, as demonstrated by the excellent results achieved. Legendary races like the Le Mans 24 hours and the massacring Bol d’Or 24 hours have shown exactly how effective the twin cylinder Aprilia RSV 1000 R is on the racetrack , and how totally reliable it is too.


Specifications
Year2008
ManufacturerAprilia
ModelRSV1000R
Engine TypeV60 V-twin 4-stroke
Engine Displacement998cc
Bore Stroke97 x 67.5mm
CoolingLiquid-cooled
Compression Ratio11.8:1
Fuel SystemEFI w/57mm throttle bodies
IgnitionDigital Electronic
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionSix-speed
Final DriveChain
Rake Trail25°/102mm
Seat Height32.4 in.
Wheelbase56.72 in.
Front Suspension4.8 in.
Rear Suspension5.32 in.
Front BrakeDual disc
Rear BrakeDisc
Front Tire120/70ZR-17
Rear Tire190/50ZR-17
Fuel Capacity4.68 gal.
Dry Weight415 lbs.
MSRP13999

2009 Aprilia RSV1000R DSB Comparison

2009 Aprilia RSV1000R DSB Comparison

Motorcycle USA pits the 2009 Aprilia RSV1000 against some of its Daytona SportBike rivals, the Kawasaki ZX-6R and Buell 1125R in this track comparison.

2007 Aprilia RSV1000R Comparison

2007 Aprilia RSV1000R Comparison

Two exotic Italian motorcycles get into a catfight out on the street and track in this Superbike showdown.