Bimota Impeto: history, specs, pictures
|Production||2016 - 2017|
|Bore / Stroke||106.0mm x 67.9mm|
|Top Speed||162 mph (260 km/h)|
|Horsepower||158.51 HP (118.2 KW) @ 9250RPM|
|Torque||96.26 ft/lbs (130.5 Nm) @ 8000RPM|
|Fuel System||injection. athena. ride by wire.|
|Transmission||Gear box: 6-speed
Final Drive: chain
|Suspension||Front: öhlins ø 43 mm upside down fork, rebound and compression damping
Rear: öhlins monoshock adjustable in preload, in compression and rebound damping on single speed
|Brakes||Front: double disc. brembo radial, 4 pistons calipers
Rear: single disc. brembo 2-pistons
|Wheelbase||56.3 inches (1430 mm)|
|Length||80.31 inches (2040 mm)|
|Width||33.07 inches (840 mm)|
|Height||44.09 inches (1120 mm)|
|Seat Height||31.5 inches (800 mm)|
|Weight||390.22 pounds (177.0 Kg) (dry),|
|Oil Capacity||0.79 Gallon (3.00 Liters)|
|Fuel Capacity||4.76 Gallon (18.00 Liters)|
The Bimota Impeto was a v2, four-stroke standard produced by Bimota between 2016 and 2017. It could reach a top speed of 162 mph (260 km/h). Max torque was 96.26 ft/lbs (130.5 Nm) @ 8000 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 158.51 HP (118.2 KW) @ 9250 RPM.
Engine[edit | edit source]
The engine was a liquid cooled v2, four-stroke. A 106.0mm bore x 67.9mm stroke result in a displacement of just 1198.0 cubic centimeters. Fuel was supplied via a desmodromic valve control.
Drive[edit | edit source]
The bike has a 6-speed transmission. Power was moderated via the wet, multi-plate.
Chassis[edit | edit source]
It came with a 120/70-zr17 front tire and a 190/55-zr17 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via double disc. brembo radial, 4 pistons calipers in the front and a single disc. brembo 2-pistons in the rear. The front suspension was a öhlins ø 43 mm upside down fork, rebound and compression damping while the rear was equipped with a öhlins monoshock adjustable in preload, in compression and rebound damping on single speed. The Impeto was fitted with a 4.76 Gallon (18.00 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighed just 390.22 pounds (177.0 Kg). The wheelbase was 56.3 inches (1430 mm) long.