MV Agusta 1000
|MV Agusta 1000|
|Also called||1000 Corona, 1000 Ago|
|Production||1978 - 1981|
air cooled, four stroke, transverse four cylinders, DOHC. 2 valves per cylinder
|Bore / Stroke||71.1mm x 71.1mm|
|Top Speed||137 mph (221 km/h)|
|Horsepower||105.94 HP (79.0 KW) @ 10000RPM|
|Fuel System||4x 27mm DellOrto carburetors|
|Transmission||Gear box: 5-speed, manual
Final Drive: chain
|Suspension||Front: 38mm Forcelle Italia telescopic forks, preload, rebound damping adjustable
Rear: dual Koni shocks preload adjustable
|Brakes||Front: 2x 280mm discs
Rear: single 280mm disc
|Front Tire||3.50 -18|
|Rear Tire||4.00 -18|
|Weight||228.0 kg (wet)|
|Fuel Capacity||1.32 Gallon (5.00 Liters)|
The MV Agusta 1000 Ago was a air cooled, four stroke, transverse four cylinders, DOHC. 2 valves per cylinder Sport Bike motorcycle produced by MV Agusta between 1978 and 1981. It could reach a top speed of 137 mph (221 km/h). Claimed horsepower was 105.94 HP (79.0 KW) @ 10000 RPM.
The engine was a air cooled air cooled, four stroke, transverse four cylinders, DOHC. 2 valves per cylinder. A 71.1mm bore x 71.1mm stroke result in a displacement of just 954.0 cubic centimeters. Fuel was supplied via a double overhead cams/twin cam (dohc).
The bike has a 5-speed, manual transmission.
It came with a 3.50 -18 front tire and a 4.00 -18 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via 2x 280mm discs in the front and a single 280mm disc in the rear. The front suspension was a 38mm Forcelle Italia telescopic forks, preload, rebound damping adjustable while the rear was equipped with a dual Koni shocks preload adjustable. The 1000 Ago was fitted with a 1.32 Gallon (5.00 Liters) fuel tank.
1981 MV Agusta 1000 Ago
The 1981 MY MV Agusta 1000 Ago is a limited edition machine designed to honor one of Agusta's most successful racing riders, Giacorno Agostini. It addresses Agusta fans and collectors that want a powerful machine. At its heart lies an air-cooled, four-stroke, 954cc, transverese four cylinder engine paired to a five-speed manual transmission, and can produce 106 horsepower at 10000 rpm. In addition, it comes standard with 38mm Forcelle Italia telescopic forks and dual Koni shocks at the rear.