Today we will talk about the Aprilia 660 model bike of the famous Italian motorcycle manufacturer Aprilia Company, which is going to be released recently. This is a type of sport naked bike model.
Aprilia has recently decided to take herself seriously with this model. This sport bike model is based on the Aprilia RS660 and the larger Tuono V4 model. And as a result, an impressive intermediate bike was produced.
This bike is perfect for everyday wear with fashion. For all these reasons, we are writing this article, in which we will read about Aprilia Tuono 660 Specifications, Release Date, Price(in India), Top Speed, Mileage, Colours, Weight and Horsepower, etc.
2021 Aprilia Tuono 660 Fresh Updates
Some automobile industry sources have revealed that the Aprilia Tuono 660 coming to India has been launched in Europe. Not many changes have been seen in the European model, which was unveiled by the company at the 2019 EICMA.
This is a sport naked bike presented by the company. This naked bike is expected to be brought to India by August.
2021 Aprilia Tuono 660 price
Aprilia has not yet released it in India nor has given official information about its price, so it is difficult to say about the exact price.
According to the bike industry, it could be priced around Rs.12 lakhs, this price is for Delhi ex-showroom, India.
Price in India: Rs 10 lakh (Expected price)
Aprilia Tuono 660 release date
If we talk about its release date, then many dates have been postponed, so it cannot be said to be exact about it. Apart from this, the company has not disclosed any exact details.
It is being speculated here that it will be released in India very soon, meaning it may come to India in August.
Release Date in India: August 2021
Aprilia tuono 660 specifications
Let us now read about the Aprilia Tuono 660 specs. Aprilia will also launch the RS 660 alongside its Tuono 660 model. Both are identical in appearance and the engine is also 600cc, but the engine of the Tuono generates 96 PS of power while the engine of the RS model generates 101 PS of power.
Talking about the chassis of both, it is similar here too, but the Tuono will get a longer and wider single-piece handlebar. Apart from this, the Tuono will get a new tail section with smaller fairing and comfortable pillion seat.
Tuono is equipped with advanced features, along with new and improved features added to it. Like- a comprehensive APRC electronic package, which will get traction control system, cornering ABS channel, wheel control features, cruise control, engine brake control, five power maps and quick shifter etc.
All these features are wider than RS 600. Another thing is that it is a medium-weight sports naked bike.
Some other bike models and Competitor
There are other alternative bikes similar to the same model in India such as the Suzuki 650XT V-Strom, Triumph Street Triple R and the Honda CB650R. Apart from this, another model similar to the same model in the segment of price, specification and design is also going to be launched in India, named Yamaha MT 07.
Apart from this, if we talk about some rival bikes, then rival bikes are also present, like- TNT600i and Kawasaki Z650.
Engine and Chassis
The new model of Aprilia is equipped with a 659cc parallel-twin engine, which is mated to two cylinders and 6-speed gearbox. The transmission of the gearbox is of manual type. This bike can generate power up to 96.3 PS with this engine.
According to some updates, the engine has been taken from the larger 1100cc V4 version, which is almost half the displacement and cylinders of the V4 version.
Talking about its chassis, the body of the bike is of sport naked type. In this, you get a long and wide single-piece handlebar. And the rear part of the bike comes in a new design with a comfortable pillion seat.
The design of the bike has been borrowed from its bigger brother, the 1100cc V4 variant. Apart from this, its design is similar to the RS 660 Super sport bike.
- The engine of the bike is borrowed from 1100cc.
- The Tuono 660 and RS 660 models are similar in design.
- 659cc parallel-twin engine is available, which makes 96.3 PS power.
- The body of the bike is of sport naked type.
Tuono 660 Design and specs
Man already told you it’s a naked bike. In its design, you will get to see a small front fairing. Also, here you get integrated turn indicators, with which you get DRL and sharp twin LED headlamps.
A number of mechanical bits have been added to the bike to complement its sport-naked look.
aprilia tuono 660 colors: This model will be available in multiple colors like Concept Black, New Acid Gold and Iridium Grey.
- It has a small fairing.
- There are many mechanical bits.
- Attractive look.
Electricals and features
In this you will find comprehensive electronic rider aid called APRC. Apart from this, you get three level cornering ABS channel and adjustable wheel control in the features, along with traction and engine brake control features.
Up and down quick-shifter and crunch control are also included in the bike.
A total of five modes are seen in this model of Aprilia – Commute, Individual, Challenge, Dynamic and Time Attack modes. Apart from this, all these modes can be accessed with the TFT dashboard.
- A three-level cornering ABS channel will be available.
- There will be a whole of 5 modes.
- Traction Control, Cruise Control, Engine Brake Control, Adjustable Wheel Control
- APRC, Ride by Wire, Anti Wheelie Control, and Engine Brake Control will be available in the form of additional features.
Some Other specifications and points
- Bike Mileage: N/A
- Top speed: 230 kmph
- Weight: 183 kg
- Horsepower: 100
- Fuel tank capacity: 15 L
This article will be updated more once the bike is launched.