Its debut in USA is 2021 Aprilia RS660, Aprilia offers in the midweight sports market, with an introductory price of 14477.34 USD. The price excludes road tax, insurance, and registration, and there are two color schemes available, Aprilia rs 660 lava red and Black.
Powered by a fluid-cooled, dual-cylinder DOHC milling machine conforming to Euro 5 that moves 660 cc and produces 100 hp at 10,000 rpm and a torque of 67 Nm at 8,500 rpm. The 2021 Aprilia RS660 is equipped with a six-speed gearbox equipped with a Quickshifter Aprilia and an end chain transmission with an Aprilia Quickshifter and an end chain transmission.
Designed to make the most engine performance, the 2021 Aprilia RS660 delivers 80% of torque at 4,000 rpm, with 90% torque in the tap when engine rpm reaches 6,250 rpm. For comparison, the Yamaha MT-07 USD9398.91 in the United States, the closest equivalent to RS 660 in terms of displacement and configuration, produces 74.8 PS at 9,000 rpm and a torque of 68.0 Nm at 6,500 rpm at 689 cc.
According to the largest motorcycles in the Aprilia, RSV4 and Tuono V4 catalog, the RS660 is equipped with a complete set of driving aids. These include traction control, wheel control, engine braking control, as well as engine mapping and cruise control. Managed by a six-axis inertial management unit, the 2021 Aprilia RS660 is also equipped with ABS on multi-card curves, three road driving modes and two driving modes dedicated to track use.
All the necessary information is displayed on a color TFT-LCD display, with Aprilia’s MIA multimedia module that allows you to connect the driver’s smartphone to the motorcycle is optional. The MIA module allows voice control and call and music management on the driver’s phone, as well as step-by-step navigation, complemented by manual controls on the left handlebar capsule.
Weighing 183 kg (169 kg dry), the RS660 uses a 41 mm diameter inverted front fork and a single shock absorber at the rear, both fully adjustable. Braking is performed by Brembo with four-piston calipers on the double brake discs at the front and a two-piston caliper and a single disc on the rear wheel. The seat height of the 2021 Aprilia RS660 is set at 820 mm, while 15 liters of fuel is transported in the tank.
The RS660 has been arriving at distributor showrooms in Aprilia USA since mid-2021, with reservations taken now.