The latest and sensational Aprilia Caponord 1200 was unveiled at EICMA 2012 in Milan. The new Caponord is going to hit the Indian shore via bookings that are open officially at Piaggio's Pune outlet. Aprilia Bikes have always been silent in terms of their marketing, however the maker has always brought its products to the market in the same subtle style.
Aprilia Caponord 1200 houses a four-stroke, longitudinal 90 degree V-twin, DOHC engine which has the displacement of 1197 cc. The twin-spark, liquid-cooled and 4 valve/cylinder engine cranks off the peak power out put of 125 bhp at 8250 rpm while the utmost torque production of the engine is 115 Nm at 6800 rpm. Such healthy power and torque production is enough to adduce you a ride full of power. This engine is mated to a six-speed manual gearbox and all the power is sent to the back wheels via a belt to the transmission which has the gear-shift pattern of one down and rest gears up and the gear-shifting has been built smooth and effortless.
As far as the fuel-efficiency of the latest Aprilia Caponord is concerned, it churns out the mileage of 15 km/l on short revs while on wide highway roads, it gives the fuel-economy of 20 km/l. Despite of featuring a sturdy engine, this bike ends up delivering a decent mileage. Aprilia Caponord 1200 Price is one of the major features on which this bike is going to be judged. One has to loosen his wallet upto Rs. 16,70, 000* (Ex-Showroom, Delhi). The price of the bike has been kept very competent and affordable by Aprilia. Aprilia company is going to launch Tuono RS4 in India soon.
Aprilia Caponord 1200 Features a suspension system which is build to offer you a better riding experience. The front suspension is loaded with 43 mm Sachs upside-down front fork while there is fully adjustable front Sachs 43 mm upside-down fork. On the grounds of speed, this sports bike stands firm and claims a blazing speed which is surely going to turn the speed-lovers of the country crazy. This agitating speed will be controlled well by a very stout braking system as the front brake is equipped with dual 320 mm stainless steel, floating discs while at the back there is 240 mm stainless steel disc. Aprilia Caponord 1200 Pictures a ravishing design which must count for something. The new Aprilia Caponord 1200 will be out in two notable shades such as; White and Black. There are two variants in which this bike is going to flaunt.