2008 Aprilia RSV1000R
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.
|Engine Type||V60 V-twin 4-stroke|
|Bore Stroke||97 x 67.5mm|
|Fuel System||EFI w/57mm throttle bodies|
|Seat Height||32.4 in.|
|Front Suspension||4.8 in.|
|Rear Suspension||5.32 in.|
|Front Brake||Dual disc|
|Fuel Capacity||4.68 gal.|
|Dry Weight||415 lbs.|
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.