Tuesday, October 07, 2008

Aprilia RSV4 Specs


Aprilia 65° cc longitudinal V four stroke. Liquid cooled. Double overhead camshaft; four valves per cylinder.

Bore and stroke

78 x 52.3 mm.



Compression ratio


Max. power at crank

180 HP (132 kW) at 12,500 rpm

Max. torque at crank

115 Nm at 10,000 rpm

Fuel system

Variable height intake trumpets. Airbox with aerodynamic side intakes. 4 throttle bodes, 8 injectors, ride-by-wire fuel management. Multimapping


Electronic digital ignition integrated in the fuel management system.


4 into 2 into 1. Lambda probe oxygen sensor. Single lateral silencer. Integrated exhaust valve and catalytic converter. (Euro 3.)


Wet sump. Two pumps (lubrication and cooling). Oil cooler.


6 speed cassette type.


Multi-plate wet clutch with slipper device.


Twin beam aluminium frame with mixed cast and pressed sheet sections. Adjustments for: headstock position and angle, engine height, swingarm pivot height.

Front suspension

Öhlins 43 mm upside-down fork. Lower fork bottoms for radial calipers. Adjustment for preload, compression and rebound.

Rear suspension

Double arch aluminium swingarm; mixed thin-wall casting and pressed sheet construction. Öhlins monoshock with piggy-back cylinder. Adjustments for compression, rebound, spring preload and length. APS rising rate linkages.

Front brake

Double 320 mm lightweight stainless steel floating discs. Brembo monobloc radial calipers with 4 opposed pistons. Sintered pads. Radial master cylinder. Metal braided brake line.

Rear brake

220 mm disc. Brembo floating caliper with 2 insulated pistons. Sintered pads. Master cylinder with integral reservoir. Metal braided brake line.


Forged aluminium alloy. Front: 3.5”x17” - Rear: 6”x17”.


Radial tubeless; 120/70 ZR 17 (front) and 190/55 ZR 17 (rear).


Overall length: 2,050 mm

Overall width: 715 mm (at handlebars)

Overall height: 1,165 mm

Wheelbase: 1,424 mm

Dry weight

179 Kg.

Fuel tank

17 litres.

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