Aprilia Dorsoduro 900 RbW Tech Sports Bike Update:
Aprilia is an Italy-based famous bike manufacturer. It is a subsidiary of Italy’s Piaggio & C. S.p.A. Its products are launched & distributed in Pakistan by Ravi Group. Aprilia Dorsoduro 900 RbW Tech Sports Bike.
Now Aprilia has launched in Pakistan and it distributes its sports bikes via authorized dealerships. Aprilia Dorsoduro 900 RbW Tech Sports Bike.
One of Aprilia’s advanced sports-bike, Dorsoduro 900, is a naked supermotard that offers race bike features and advanced electronic ride assist technologies. It is now officially available in Pakistan. Aprilia Dorsoduro 900 RbW Tech Sports Bike.
Let’s take a look at what it offers;
Aprilia says that Dorsoduro has been carefully designed to find the right balance of sporty looks and optimized riding experience.
The company makes racing bikes, so it needs to ensure that its design not only offers top-notch performance but also a satisfactory “ride-feel” and adequate room for the rider to seamlessly transition between lean-positions for countering harsh turns and corners. Aprilia Dorsoduro 900 RbW Tech Sports Bike.
“The superstructures (of Dorsoduro) are reduced to the minimal indispensable, as anything that is not essential for performance and maximum riding pleasure has been foregone.”
It uses a full Ride-by-Wire (RbW) electronic accelerator system which ensures efficient acceleration and changes engine response based on speed, gearbox position, throttle grip, temperature, and even air flow.
This system changes fuel/air mixture in real-time to remove jerks and improve fuel consumption. Depending on the terrain, Dorsoduro can be switched between Sport, Touring, and Rain modes to switch between aggression, comfort, and smoothness respectively.
The engine is an 896cc Aprilia 90° V-Twin 4-stroke unit paired with Ride-by-Wire system with 3 engine maps. The four-vales per cylinder engine comes with liquid cooling and can deliver up to 90 Nm@6,500 RPM torque. Thanks to the electronic systems toxic emission control, Dorsoduro is EURO 4 compliant and can hold 12 liters of petrol in its tank. Transmission is 6-speed.
Front wheel has a floating double disc brake with aluminum flange, radial calipers with four pistons, and a metal braid brake pipe. The rear one is a wave stainless steel disc with single piston calipers. Both rear and front wheel brakes support ABS.
Suspension for the front wheel is a Kayaba upside-down fork and the rear one is an aluminum alloy swingarm. Both support preload adjustments and hydraulic rebound damping. It has traction control as well.
Price and Availability
The price of Aprilia Dorsoduro 900 is PKR 1,650,000. It is available for purchase from the authorized dealership of Aprilia in Mcleod Road in Lahore. The dealership is called Xtreme Motor Sports. Aprilia has an official Pakistani website, visit it here for more details on Aprilia motorbikes.