A motorcycle can be categorized in sport if it meets the elements such as speed, acceleration, braking, and stability when cornering on the street.
In the 1950s, not many motorcycle manufacturer producted a sport motorcycle. One of them is Honda. Where the manufacturer's founder, Soichiro Honda once said that the most important for the motorcycle is the speed and sensation. Then in the 1990s to the present, the variety of motorcycle sport more and more. Here we summarize a number of the best sport motorcycles in 2013 which collected from various sources:
5. 2013 Erik Buell Racing 1190RS
Sport bike company that has the production base in Wisconsin, is producing road-legal and racing motorcycles. The company was established in November 2009 after the Buell Motorcycle went bankruptcy before. Now Buell is under management of the American legendary motorcycle company, Harley Davidson.
|2013 Erik Buell Racing 1190RS. (Picture from: http://www.autoblog.com/)|
In June 2012, Erik Buell Racing officially announced the first street-legal model of the EBR 1190RS series, the sport bike engined 1,190 cc liquid-cooled V-Twin that is claimed to generate power of 175 hp. The first model of Erik Buell Racing was released in 2012 and produced in a limited number of only 100 units.
4. 2013 Bimota Tesi 3D E
Bimota is a small Italian motorcycle manufacturer. The companies established in 1973 in Rimini, and initially building high-quality motorcycles with Honda, Suzuki, and Kawasaki engines. Tesi 3D motorcycle using an air-cooled engine with 1,079 cc of capacity, which combined with a four-speed transmission and equipped DS L-Twin.
|2013 Bimota Tesi 3D E. (Picture from: http://autobestpics.com/)|
The special feature of this motorcycle is the absence of the front fork as many bikes in general. Behind the design was created as works of art, the placement of the exhaust position under the seat so as to provide motorcycle racer style.
3. 2013 Aprilia RSV4 Factory APRC
The Aprilia RSV4 superbike is manufactured by Aprilia. The motorcycle production started in 2008 was launched February 22, 2008 at the International Convention Piaggio Group, Milan.
|2013 Aprilia RSV4 Factory APRC. (Picture from: http://www.asphaltandrubber.com/)|
This motorcycle carrying the V-4 engine specs with a capacity of 999.6 cc, and the first generation of Aprilia four-cylinder motorcycle. In the engine design, the company claims made specifically for superbike racing with could be exceed 200 hp of power.
2. 2013 KTM 1190 RC8R
This sport motorcycle is manufactured by KTM in 2008. For the first generation models use a V-twin engine with a capacity of 1,148 cc. While the latest RC8R model that produced in 2009 until now has undergone some significant changes.
|2013 KTM 1190 RC8R. (Picture from: http://www.motoplanete.com/)|
This motorcycle appeared in 2011 with a carrying capacity of 1,195 cc engine with Twin-Spark that uses two spark plugs in each cylinder. In the previous release, RC8 announced participation in the FIM Superstock 2008 championship.
1. 2013 Ducati 1199 Panigale R
It first appeared in the 2011 Milan Motorcycle Show, and the Panigale name derived from the name of an Italian town, Borgo Panigale. In its first debut, the Ducati Panigale using twin-cylinder engine and is claimed as the most powerful in the world.
|2013 Ducati 1199 Panigale R. (Picture from: http://www.asphaltandrubber.com/)|
For speed matters do not doubt, because this bike uses a V-twin four-stroke Superquadro engine with a capacity of 1,198 cc will make your adrenalin peaked. The overall weight of the motorcycle without a rider is only 164 kg. *** [EKA | FROM VARIOUS SOURCES | RESA HIDAYAT NP. | PIKIRAN RAKYAT 30082013]
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