Compare Aprilia RSV4 and Triumph Speed Triple
Posted Thu, 30/12/2010 - 23:55 by Bikedekho Team
With lots of brands with powerful motorcycle bikes to choose from, comparison of the price, specifications and features matter to be able to see which one match your needs. In between Triumph Speed Triple and RSV4, which is a better choice? With the price of $11,299, Triumph Speed Triple 2010 edition is cheaper than the RSV4R and RSV4 Factory models. RSV4 Factory was released on 2009 with the price of $20,999, while the RSV4R was released a year after with a price of $15,999.
Triumph Speed Triple with an engine type of double overhead camshafts, Displacement of 1050cc, maximum power of 130hp at 9100 revolutions per minute, and a maximum torque of 105nm at 5100 revolutions per minute. Its cylinder bore is 79 and stoke of 71.4 with an alloy wheel type. Its engine type is horizontal in line, with cylinders of 3 and 4 engine strokes. It has 12 valves with 4 valves per cylinder and a compression ratio of 12:1.
The RSV4 models has an engine type of 65 ° V-4 cylinder, 4 stroke engine type, double overhead camshafts with 4 valves. It has a displacement of 999.6cc, stroke of 78mm x 52.3 and a compression ratio of 13:1. It has a maximum power of 180hp at 12,500 revolutions per minute and a maximum torque at 10,000 revolutions per minute. It has 3 modes to choose from— the track mode which liberates 180 hp fury, sports mode that softens the delivery of the power in the first 3 gears, and the street mode which limits the power to 140 bhp.
Triumph Speed Triple is produced by Triumph Motorcycle Company. It is the largest British motorcycle manufacturer that survives the industry. When Triumph celebrated their 15 years of Speed Triple, they released the limited edition of the speed triple known as the Triumph Speed Triple. Known for years of excellent manufacturing of motorcycle products, Triumph Speed Triple can be consider as one of their finest. On the other hand Aprilia, an Italian motorcycle company that has always been an undisputed leader in 125cc motorcycles, made a breakthrough in producing competitive yet affordable sports motorcycles—the RSV4 Factory and the RSV4R which is the cheaper version of the RSV4 Factory. Both the manufacturers aim to bring satisfaction of excellence to the entire riders and the best in components and equipments, and a refinement worthy of trust in the motorcycle sports.