Aprilia launched the Shiver 900 alongside the Dorsoduro 900 in India, with an introductory price tag of Rs. 11,99,000 (ex showroom Pune). The Shiver 900 is a naked Street fighter motorcycle, that adds up to the list of already increasing Naked bikes. The new updated bike is now light in weight and has more performance, thanks to an all new engine. Here is a quick overview of the Aprilia Shiver 900.
Aprilia unveiled the new Dorsoduro 900 and Shiver 900 recently in India. With the launch of these two motorcycles, Aprilia now has motorcycles across all the ranges for Indian market. The stable now has liter class race bikes, liter class nakeds, Adventure bike, Supermoto and a street fighter. Though the Dorsoduro 1200 is already on sale in India, the younger sibling would be much affordable to a wide audience. Here is an overview of the newly launched Aprilia Dorsoduro 900.
Without doubt, this is the most powerful scooter I’ve ever ridden and the difference to the other scooters present in the market is instantly noticeable, especially as you cross 70 and the needle refuses to slow down. The 120/70 14” tubeless tyres are the USP of this scooter. I totally fell in love with the front brake! Brilliant is the word.
When a brand such as Aprilia who makes litre class motorcycles, manufactures a scooter of 150cc, you do happen to expect a different sort of a miracle in terms of a perfect machine. Let's see if this Italian war horse holds true to it.
From every angle the power scooter looks distinctly European, be it the dual headlamps mounted on the apron of the scooter or the class leading 14 inch alloy wheels, everything testifies the Italian DNA of the scooter. Inspired by the RSV1000 of Aprilia the new SR 150 is one beautifully crafted machine.
Today we can see superbikes coming out with new technology loaded and among them the newest entrant in the market is Traction Control. Do not confuse ABS with Traction control as they are both absolutely different and for that very reason this article is here to make sure everyone who loves two wheels understands what traction control is, how it works and how it helps. So let’s just dive into it head on.
The majority of the bikes included all the top tier superbikes and even professional racing MotoGP bikes run a chain drive system on them. Now when all these many bikes are using a chain drive, there must be something about it that scores above all other available methods, right? So let’s check it out and understand why Chain drive is so commonly used.
When Ducati introduced Traction control on its 1098R motorcycle back in 2008, it was the first production motorcycle to ship out of the factory with the system built-in. What makes the manufacturers concentrate equally on electronic aids as much as they do on the engine department? Read on.
Amidst the latest and hot News that Aprilia is going to launch its Shiver 750 naked in the Indian market, only a few of us know about the history and legacy this Italian manufacturer carries along. Today we’re going to know a fair bit of the firm- Aprilia Motorcycles.
The drive chain of your motorcycle is often neglected while it is one of the most important parts of your bike as the power transmits from engine to the rear tyre through drive chain only. However there are other types of final drives also present like drive belts and drive shafts but chains are more popularly used in all types of motorbikes. The drive chains are more rampantly used throughout the World despite of its few drawbacks like it is more noisy, messy and requires relatively more maintenance.