August 18, 2022

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Aprilia has unveiled two new variations of the favored middle-weight Tuono 660 and RS 660 fashions at EICMA 2021. The Tuono 660 is now obtainable in a ‘Manufacturing unit trim, prefer it’s larger sibling, whereas the RS 660 will now have a ‘Restricted Version’ variant.

Aprilia Tuono 660 Manufacturing unit

The Tuono 660 Manufacturing unit will get the Aprilia ‘Manufacturing unit’ remedy and options higher-spec elements when in comparison with the usual mannequin. 

For starters, the 41mm Kayaba USD fork and Sachs monoshock are actually totally adjustable for compression, rebound damping, and preload. Aprilia has additionally managed to shave some weight off the bike by utilizing a lighter lithium battery. The Tuono 660 manufacturing facility now weighs 181kg — 2kg lower than earlier than. 

Whereas the 660cc, forward-facing twin-cylinder engine stays basically unchanged, there’s a bump in acceleration, due to using a shorter ultimate drive with a 16-tooth pinion gear, one lower than Tuono 660. 

The Tuono 660 Manufacturing unit gives an intensive checklist of digital rider aids, together with ATC (Aprilia Traction Management), AWC (Aprilia Wheelie Management), ACC (Aprilia Cruise Management), AQS (Aprilia Fast Shift), AEB (Aprilia Engine Brake), and AEM (Aprilia Engine Map). The bike additionally gives adjustable cornering ABS and 5 customizable driving modes. 

Aprilia RS 660 Restricted Version

The RS 660 Restricted Version, in the meantime, options primarily beauty updates. Only one,500 models will likely be produced, and they’re going to include a single seat cowl, outsized high fairing, and the power to set the quickshifter to run the other way up, like on the GP bikes. 

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These 1,500 bikes will even are available in a stars and stripes paint job to have a good time Aprilia’s success on the MotoAmerica Twins Cup.