Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Aprilia Shiver GT (2009-current) News | Reviews

Aprilia Shiver GT news
Aprilia Shiver GT news
New price £6,499
Engine size 749cc
Power 95bhp
Top speed 130mphNew price £6,499
Engine size 749cc
Power 95bhp
Top speed 130mph
Insurance group 15
Insurance group 15
The historic Aprilia factory at Noale in the Italian province of Venice, has just hosted the international launch of the new 750 SHIVER, the innovative Italian twin that is intuitive to ride, powerful, agile and packed with the latest technology. The SHIVER is destined to set new standards in the fiercely competitive medium capacity naked market that plays such an important role not only in Italy but throughout Europe, and is targeted by all the world’s top manufacturers.

Aprilia Shiver GT Specification

General information
Model: Aprilia Shiver 750 GT
Year: 2009
Category: Naked bike
Rating: 62 out of 100. Show full rating and compare with other bikes
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Engine and transmission
Displacement: 749.90 ccm (45.76 cubic inches)
Engine type: V2
Stroke: 4
Power: 95.00 HP (69.3 kW)) @ 9000 RPM
Compression: 11.0:1
Bore x stroke: 92.0 x 56.4 mm (3.6 x 2.2 inches)
Fuel system: Injection. Fuel system Integrated engine management system. Injection with Ride by Wire technology control of the throttle bodies and Tri-Map mapping setting .
Valves per cylinder: 4
Fuel control: DOHC
Ignition: Digital electronic, integrated with the injection
Starter: Electric
Lubrication system: Wet sump
Cooling system: Liquid
Clutch: Multi-plate in oil bath, hydraulically operated.
Physical measures
Dry weight: 189.0 kg (416.7 pounds)
Seat height: 810 mm (31.9 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Overall height: 1,135 mm (44.7 inches)
Overall length: 2,265 mm (89.2 inches)
Overall width: 800 mm (31.5 inches)
Wheelbase: 1,440 mm (56.7 inches)
Chassis and dimensions
Frame type: Modular steel trellis connected with high strength bolts to aluminium side plates. Detachable rear frame.
Rake (fork angle): 25.7°
Trail: 109 mm (4.3 inches)
Front suspension: 43 mm upside-down fork.
Front suspension travel: 120 mm (4.7 inches)
Rear suspension: Aluminium alloy swingarm with reinforcement truss. Hydraulic shock absorber adjustable in spring preload and rebound damping.
Rear suspension travel: 130 mm (5.1 inches)
Front tyre dimensions: 120/70-ZR17
Rear tyre dimensions: 180/55-ZR17
Front brakes: Double disc. ABS
Front brakes diameter: 320 mm (12.6 inches)
Rear brakes: Single disc. ABS
Rear brakes diameter: 240 mm (9.4 inches)
Exhaust system: Two in one system in 100% stainless steel with three-way catalytic converter and Lambda probe
Speed and acceleration
Power/weight ratio: 0.5026 HP/kg
Other specifications
Fuel capacity: 16.00 litres (4.23 gallons)
Color options: Competition Black, Couture Blue, Silver Fever, Code Orange, Cult White
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