Aprilia Dorsoduro 1200

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Aprilia Dorsoduro 1200
Manufacturer
Also called Dorsoduro 1200 ABS, Dorsoduro 1200 ATC ABS
Production 2011 - 2015
Class Supermotard
Engine
v2, four-stroke
Bore / Stroke 106.0mm x 67.8mm
Compression ratio 12:1
Horsepower 127.26 HP (94.9 KW) @ 8500RPM
Torque 84.82 ft/lbs (115.0 Nm) @ 6500RPM
Ignition digital electronic, integrated in the fuel injection system.
Spark Plug NGK CR8EKB `11-13 [1]
Battery YUASA YTX14-BS '11-13 [1]
Transmission Gear box: 6-speed

Final Drive: chain

Clutch: multiplate wet clutch, hydraulically operated
Suspension Front: sachs upside-down front fork with fully adjustable compression and rebound damping and spring preload. wheel travel 167 mm.
Rear: aluminum alloy swingarm sachs hydraulic shock absorber with adjustable rebound and preload.
Brakes Front: double disc. bremo. abs.
Rear: single disc. bremo. abs.
Front Tire 120/70-zr17 '11-13 [1]
Rear Tire 180/55-zr17 '11-13 [1]
Wheelbase 61.61 inches (1565 mm)
Length 88.5 inches (2248 mm)
Width 36.42 inches (925 mm)
Height 47.44 inches (1205 mm)
Seat Height 34.25 inches (870 mm)
Weight 467.38 pounds (212.0 Kg) (dry),
Fuel Capacity 3.96 Gallon (15.00 Liters)
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Manuals Service Manual


The Aprilia Dorsoduro 1200 was a v2, four-stroke Supermotard motorcycle produced by Aprilia between 2011 and 2015. Max torque was 84.82 ft/lbs (115.0 Nm) @ 6500 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 127.26 HP (94.9 KW) @ 8500 RPM.

Engine[edit]

The engine was a liquid cooled v2, four-stroke. A 106.0mm bore x 67.8mm stroke result in a displacement of just 1197.0 cubic centimeters. Fuel was supplied via a double overhead cams/twin cam (dohc).

Drive[edit]

The bike has a 6-speed transmission. Power was moderated via the multiplate wet clutch, hydraulically operated.

Chassis[edit]

It came with a 120/70-zr17 front tire and a 190/55-zr17 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via double disc. bremo. abs. in the front and a single disc. bremo. abs. in the rear. The front suspension was a sachs upside-down front fork with fully adjustable compression and rebound damping and spring preload. wheel travel 167 mm. while the rear was equipped with a aluminum alloy swingarm sachs hydraulic shock absorber with adjustable rebound and preload.. The Dorsoduro 1200 was fitted with a 3.96 Gallon (15.00 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighed just 467.38 pounds (212.0 Kg). The wheelbase was 61.61 inches (1565 mm) long.

2011 Aprilia Dorsoduro 1200[edit]

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Zero compromises and full-on brawn for this bold supermotard: the 2010 Aprilia Dorsoduro 1200 is a bike for those who are capable of handling a 1.2-liter class machine and make the most out of its agility and power. Savage yet fairly easy to learn, the Dorsoduro 1200 can be a partner for daily riding to work, and a thrilling machine for weekend getaways. Add in some optional saddlebags and the bike is good for overnight trips, too.

The new engine for this model year sports DOHC architecture, triple mappings, ride by wire and adapts to multiple riding styles. Add in Brembo racing-grade brakes, ABS and traction control for even more safe fun.


2012 Aprilia Dorsoduro 1200[edit]

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If there's one thing better than a big, powerful supermotard, it must be a bigger and even more powerful supermoto machine. At leats that's what Aprilia must have thought when they decided to create the 2011 version of the Dorsoduro 1200. Sporting the same ultra-aggresive design cues and awesome, compact looks, the 2011 Dorsoduro 1200 is not a toy for the faint of heart: 130 hp and 115 Nm are specs to be reckoned with in the hands of a skilled rider.

And with adjustable suspensions, Brembo brakes, ABS and a traction control system designed for this very bike and its savage nature, the 2011 Dorsoduro 1200 is definitely one scary road monster for those willing to take a daring step on the extreme side of biking.


2013 Aprilia Dorsoduro 1200[edit]

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If you plan to someday become the king of the streets, you need a horse. Or a bike. And if you go for the latter, why not throw a leg over the 2012 Aprila Dorsoduro 1200, a hot machine like no other? Powerful and nimble, dripping with asphalt aggression and boasting exceptional steering, this supermotard takes things ta the really wild side.

While middleweight supermoto machines are already evil, try to imagine the fury you can unleash from this 1197cc v-twin! Ready to take on any road and any track, the 2012 Dorsoduro 1200is definitely not a toy for beginners or the faint of heart. In fact if you aim for the king of the street title, boldness should be your middle name!



2011 - 2013 Aprilia 1200 DORSDURO[edit]

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This Italian-made street bike represents the extreme in terms of performance courtesy of its liquid-cooled, 1197cc V-Twin engine, hybrid steel/aluminum chassis and racing brakes.


References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 2019 Western Power Sports Catalog. Western Power Sports. 2019.