Published on September 8th, 2014 | by Daniel Sherman Fernandez0
Aprilia Tuono V4 R Updated For 2015
For 2015, Aprilia have increased the power output of the Tuono V4 R, the power is increased to 170 hp (+3hp) and torque rises to 113Nmbthanks to a re-engineered internal exhaust system, making the already commanding Tuono V4 R that much more persuasive.
The brand new 2015 also retains all the important updates introduced on the 2014 version: Racing ABS (3 maps + off), Brembo M432 monobloc radial front calipers, increased tank capacity (+0.40 gallons) reshaped for improved ergonomics, Sachs fork with one-by-one separated hydraulic adjustments, improved seat ergonomics with softer padding than in 2013, comfort-oriented suspension setting (without scarifying performance), and aPRC, the most advanced electronics system in production.
Extremely compact, as slim as a twin-cylinder and installed in an ultra-compact chassis, the 65° V4 engine on the V4 R is the pinnacle of Italian ingenuity. The Tuono offers greater fluidity making it more enjoyable and rewarding to ride on the road, without sacrificing capabilities on the track. Thanks to triple mapping selectable from the handlebar, the character of the bike can be modified to suit the rider’s personal riding needs on go.
- · T-Track: no compromise. All 170 horsepower available at the slightest twist of the throttle.
- · S-Sport: maximum fun on the open road, with smooth delivery across the rev band for less demanding riding
- · R-Road: usability in all conditions. Power attenuated by 25% making it ideal for the city and wet conditions
The aluminum race-type frame and swingarm deliver a perfect balance of torsional and flexional stiffness, superb dynamic equilibrium and efficiency as well as exceptional stability and directionality for the optimal rider feel. The mind-blowing 2015 Tuono V4 R comes equipped with the best electronics package on the market, with the second generation aPRC dynamic control system, to assist the rider in achieving maximum performance – adjustable on the fly, saving rider settings each time the bike is turned off.
The 2015 Aprilia Tuono V4 R ABS aPRC is available in Matte White and Matte Black.