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Aprilia RSV4 Honeybee-Racing

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General information

Model name Aprilia RSV4 RF
Model year 2017
Category Racing

Engine and transmission

Displacement 999.6 ccm (61.00 cubic inches)
Engine type V4, four-stroke
Engine details Titanium valves
Power output 214.0 HP (146.7 kW) @ 13000 RPM
Torque 125.0 Nm (11.7 kgf-m or 84.8 ft.lbs) @ 10500 RPM
Compression 13.6:1
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 Marelli 48 mm throttle bodies with 8 injectors and latest generation Ride-by-Wire technology
Fuel control Double Overhead Cams/Twin Cams (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 Cooling water
Gearbox 6-speed
Transmission type 520 Chain frontsprocket 15, backsprocket 43
Clutch Multi-disc oil-bath, with mechanical slipper system
Driveline Primary drive: Straight cut gears and integrated flexible coupling, drive ration: 73/44 (1,659). Final drive: Chain: Drive ratio: 40/16 (2.5) or 42/16 (2.625)
Exhaust system 4 into 2 into 1 layout, Akrapovic full open titanium racing system

Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels

Frame type Aluminium dual beam chassis with pressed and cast sheet elements. Sachs steering damper
Rake (fork angle) 24.5 °
Trail 105 mm (4.1 inches)
Front suspension Öhlins NIX fork with TIN surface treatment
Front wheel travel 120 mm (4.7 inches)
Rear suspension Öhlins TTX monoshock with piggy-back, fully adjustable
Rear wheel travel 130 mm (5.1 inches)
Front tire 120/70-ZR17
Rear tire 200/55-ZR17
Front and back brakes Double disc. No-ABS Floating stainless steel disc with lightweight stainless steel rotor and aluminium flange with 6 pins. Back single disc by thumb-brake
Diameter 330 mm (12.6 inches)
Rear brakes Single disc. ABS. Brembo calliper with two Ø 32 mm seperate pistons
Diameter 220 mm (8.7 inches)
Wheels Forged aluminium alloy, completely machined, 5 split spokes

Physical measures and capacities

Dry weight 180.0 kg (396.8 pounds)
Power/weight ratio 1.1167 HP/kg
Seat height 845 mm (33.3 inches) if adjustable, lowest setting
Overall length 2040 mm (80.3 inches)
Ground clearance 130 mm (5.1 inches)
Wheelbase 1420 (55.9 inches)
Fuel capacity 18.50 litres
Reserve fuel capacity 4.00 litres (1.06 US gallo)