Aprilia RSV 4 Aprilia Racing SBK

 

 

 

 

The 2012 Aprilia World Superbike team with Max Biaggi and Eugene Laverty. For this season, Aprilia Racing is outfitting its RSV4 race bikes with the company’s classic black & red livery, a break from the white Alitalia paint scheme from last year.

 

Make Model

Aprilia RSV-4 Aprilia Racing SBK

Year

2012

Engine

Aprilia 4 longitudinal 65° V4 cylinder, 4-strokes, liquid cooling system, double overhead camshaft (DOHC), four valves per cylinder

Capacity

999
Compression Ratio 14.5:1

Induction

Variable-height intake ducts controlled by engine control unit, electronic injection with 8 injectors and latest-generation Ride-by-Wire technology.

Electronic management

Aprilia Racing ECU managing ignition, injection, variable-height intake duct control, Ride by Wire system and traction control.
Exhaust 4 into 2 into 1 layout, single oxygen sensor, lateral single silencer with engine control unit-controlled butterfly valve and integrated trivalent catalytic converter (Euro 3) Flywheel mounted 420W alternator with rare earth magnets
Clutch Multiplate wet clutch with slipper system.

Max Power

220 hp (est)  @ 15,000 rpm

Transmission 

6 Speed 
Final Drive Chain
Chassis Adjustable, aluminium dual beam with pressed and cast sheet elements.

Suspension

Öhlins

Brakes

Brembo

Weight

165 kg  /  364 lbs