2012 Aprilia Tuono V4 APRC.
Phenomenal motorcycle. Spades of torque all through the powerband. APRC great at preventing fatalities without feeling too intrusive.
Note: also comes with a permanent smile (symptoms may persist for hours after riding, may also elicit extreme jealousy in others.)
Aprilia Tuono V4 APRC 2012
Category: Naked bike
Displacement: 999.60 ccm (61.00 cubic inches)
Engine type: V4, four-stroke
Engine details: Aprilia Longitudinal 65° V-4
Power: 167.30 HP (122.1 kW)) @ 11500 RPM
Torque: 111.50 Nm (11.4 kgf-m or 82.2 ft.lbs) @ 9500 RPM
Max RPM: 12300
Bore x stroke: 78.0 x 52.3 mm (3.1 x 2.1 inches)
Valves per cylinder: 4
Fuel system: Injection. Airbox with front dynamic air intakes. 4 Weber-Marelli 48-mm throttle bodies with 4 injectors and latest generation Ride-by-Wire engine management. Choice of three different engine maps selectable by the rider with bike in motion: T (Track), S (Sport), R
Fuel control: Double Overhead Cams/Twin Cam (DOHC)
Ignition: Magneti Marelli digital electronic ignition system integrated in engine control system, with one spark plug per cylinder and “stick-coil” type coils
Lubrication system: Wet sump lubrication system with oil radiator and two oil pumps (lubrication and cooling)
Cooling system: Liquid
Transmission type, final drive: Chain
Clutch: Multiplate wet clutch with mechanical slipper system.
Driveline: Straight cut gears and integrated flexible coupling, drive ratio: 73/44 primary drive. Chain 42/16 final drive.
Fuel consumption: Too much (also why are you reading this, look at the photos!)
suspension: Sachs upside down front fork with diam. 43 mm stanchions. Forged aluminium calliper mountings for radial callipers. Completely adjustable spring preload and hydraulic compression and rebound damping.
Front wheel travel: 120 mm
Rear suspension: Sachs piggy back monoshock with completely adjustable: spring preload and hydraulic compression and rebound damping. APS progressive linkage
Rear wheel travel: 130 mm
Front tyre: 120/70-ZR17
Rear tyre: 190/55-ZR17
Front brakes: Double disc. Floating stainless steel discs with lightweight stainless steel rotor with 6 studs. Brembo radial callipers with 4 diam. horizontally opposed 32 mm pistons. Sintered pads. Axial pump master cylinder and metal braided brake hoses.
Front brakes diameter: 320 mm
Rear brakes: Single disc. Brembo floating calliper with two and #61638;32 mm isolated pistons. Pump with integrated tank and metal braided hose.
Rear brakes diameter: 220 mm
Wheels: Cast aluminium wheels with 3 split spoke design. Front.:3.5”X17” Rear:6.00”X17”
Wheelbase: 1,445 mm
Fuel capacity: 17.00 litres
Reserve fuel capacity: 4.00 litres
Electrical: Flywheel mounted 420W alternator with rare earth magnets.
Comments: APRC (Aprilia Performance Ride Control), which includes: AWC (Aprilia Wheelie Control), ATC (Aprilia Traction Control), ALC (Aprilia Launch Control) and AQS (Aprilia Quickshift System).
Akrapovic slip on, adjustable levers, tail tidy, everything else stock.