The Superbike for the Decades, the Aprilia Tuono V4 1100 Factory
Updated February 13, 2015
Aprilia, the superbike maker has come out with its newest addition to their superbike family, the 2015 Aprilia Tuono V4 1100 Factory. Now this isn’t any ordinary bike, the “Factory” version of the 2015 Aprilia Tuono V4 1100 is the souped up version of Aprilia’s base model bike. Aprilia makes sure that everyone knows you spent the extra dollar on their factory edition by adding badges and the special red and black color scheme to their premiere bike.
One of the bigger determining factors that the 2015 Aprilia Tuono V4 1100 Factory has over the base model bike is its sleek and slender body. The bikes styling is well thought out with the front mini-fairing allowing access to better wind protection and aerodynamics. Along with the factory model comes the three-headlight assembly, which is also brought down by a whopping 3.3 pounds making lighter and more nimble. This bike has many performance tweaks throughout the bike one of which includes the 15mm lower seat along with a tubular handlebar that is narrower than the base edition. Overall the bike has is very light and agile coming in only at a sheer 406 pounds.
Engine & Performance
Performance for the Aprilia Tuono V4 1100 factory is the primary concern, the 2015 model comes with highly advanced Race ABS, which makes used of a Bosch 9MP system, that is proven to provide optimum safety on the street without sacrificing any track performance. The Race ABS comes with three levels of adjustment and is fitted to work with what type of terrain you’re driving on, ranging from track to sport and off-road driving. The upscale Tuono V4 Factory packs an Öhlins fork and rear shock, as well as an Öhlins steering damper which enhance the performance over the base model. However, the brakes remain the same with 320mm stainless steel discs supported by Brembo M432 monobloc calipers serving as a perfect braking mechanism. Thus, all the enhancements to this Aprilia bring the super bike to a peak performance at 175hp with torque hitting 88.5 lbs/ft.
All in all the 2015 Aprilia Tuono V4 1100 Factory is a performance bike that is made to put Ferraris and other super cars to shame, with it’s astonishing performance statistics this superbike is one many enthusiasts will keep their eyes on.