With a new BMW S1000RR coming, as well as updates to the Honda CBR1000RR and Aprilia RSV4 RF, there could be surprises next year in the WorldSBK paddock.
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in the 250 class) then separated until 2009, when Biaggi climbed on board the Aprilia RSV4 as the Noale manufacturer made a return to the Superbike World Championship.
Aprilia had never won the WSBK title but aimed to do just that with the futuristic
The concept for this new model is pretty simple: take the class-leading Aprilia RSV4 superbike (which is also set for an update in 2019), lop off the rear cylinders, thus making it a parallel-
According to a report from GPOne, the Aprilia RSV4 is headed for a substantial update for 2019, one that could even be considered a new model.
The rumor centers
continues to push the envelope of technical race solutions; a point proven with the iconic Italian V4 engine in the Aprilia RSV4, which captured a position on the podium this weekend at Laguna Seca.
Following North America's only WSBK race event
Works is therefore a unique programme that now expands thanks to the introduction of a special kit available for the Aprilia RSV4 – in the RR and RF MY17 and MY18 versions – capable of maximising engine performance, reducing overall weight and improving
to makes improvements on the engine, weight and aerodynamics, as well as the different versions of Aprilia RSV4 "Factory Works", developed according to the regulations of the Superstock and Superbike championships of the various countries, with different
This include the new Aprilia RSV4 RF LE (the first production superbike with winglets), as well as the Aprilia RSV4 FW-GP (a 250hp monster with pneumatic valves).
The North American market will begin
nine stages, up to September, on world-class circuits, such as Misano, Mugello and Imola, to try out the exclusive Aprilia RSV4 RF and Tuono V4 1100 Factory. For younger riders, the Tuono 125 is also available. And for those who want
125 units for North America (100 for the USA, 25 for Canada), the big feature of the 2018 Aprilia RSV4 RF LE is the bike's fairing winglets, which draw from Aprilia Racing's aerodynamic progress in the MotoGP Championship.
Getting a chance to see the new