2017 Aprilia RSV4 RF: Superbike, Powerful Engine Suspension, And Strong Brakes

Feb 21, 2017 06:00 AM EST | Hem Cervantes

The 2017 Aprilia RSV4 RF has been revealed recently at Intermot and includes a large group of upgrades. The updates are certain to give considerably all the more extraordinary performance, which are based on the APRC hardware suite with new features included and updates on engine and suspension as well.

The Superbike utilizes new Ohlins suspension frameworks and lightweight aluminum manufactured edges as standard gear. It also comes with a fully adjustable spring preload, hydraulic rebound, and compression.

The 2017 Aprilia RSV4 RF front brake comes with a dual 330 mm diameter floating stainless steel disc with lightweight stainless steel motor and aluminum flange with six pins. It is supported with a Brembo M50 monobloc radial calipers with 30 mm opposing positions.  The rear brakes have a 220 diameter disc and a Brembo caliper with two 32 mm separate pistons, mono block radical calipers, radial pump and metal braid brake pipe, as per Cycle World.

The motorbike front wheel uses a 3.5in x 17in forged aluminum alloy wheel with five double spokes. Its tire measures 120 over 70 ZR 17. The back wheel gets a 6 x 17 aluminum alloy wheel and tires measures 200 over 55 ZR 17 inches.

According to Bike Review, the APRC's footing control is presently movable while riding, without the need to close the throttle. It likewise utilizes another algorithm to make it more exact. The wheel control has additionally been made more precise, and it can also be balanced on the fly without closing the throttle.

The superbike has a four cylinder, four stroke, liquid cooling system and double overhead camshafts. It powers with a 201 horsepower at 13,000 rpm with a maximum torque of 115 Nm at 10,500 rpm.

The 2017 Aprilia RSV4 RF cylinders are new and lighter. The conrod heads have additionally been sharpened to lessen grinding, and the valve springs are likewise new and intended to be more dependable under heavy load. The valve timing has been enhanced as well.


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