2022 Aprilia Tuareg 660 Now Available In Malaysia
Officially launched at the end of 2021 for the new ADV motorcycle from the Italian manufacturer, Aprilia Tuareg 660, and now the bike has entered the Malaysian market already and is considered the first in the country. Asean that brought this model to be officially released.
The Aprilia Tuareg 660 is the next generation of the manufacturer's new inline 2-cylinder engine. It is a lifted two-cylinder front-engined engine from the new RSV4 1100 engine, which has been trimmed, retuned and joins the previously launched RS660 and Tuono660 line-up.
The engine will have a cylinder size of 659 cc, 2-cylinder, 4-stroke, liquid-cooled DOHC. The cylinder size x stroke is 81 x 63.93 mm, the compression ratio is 13.5: 1, providing a maximum power of 80 horsepower (HP) at 9,250 rpm and a maximum torque of 70 Nm at 6,500 rpm.
For the approach of the Aprilia Tuareg 660, it is a full-fledged ADV motorcycle, focusing on driving in all directions, whether it is smooth, off-road, or driving in Rally or Cross Country style. In which the car will be packed with advanced electronics and systems. But simplify the use. The car will come with a variety of driving modes. It can be adjusted according to the style or route used.
The electronic system itself is full. With the installation of the APRC package, which includes Aprilia Traction Control (ATC), Aprilia Engine Brake (AEB) and Aprilia Engine Map (AEM), the ABS braking system has the ability to select independently. Both turning on, turning off, or even ordering to turn on just one wheel can do Cruise Control with navigation on a 5-streak TFT display via the Aprilia MIA app.
In terms of construction, the Aprilia Tuareg 660 uses a steel tabular frame with a lightweight aluminum sub-frame. The front suspension is an upside-down shock absorber, 43 mm in size, 240 mm in travel, adjustable from the Kayaba brand, while the rear is a single monoshock, 240 mm in travel, working in conjunction with the swing arm. while the braking system is a dual 300 mm disc at the front. Brembo 4-port brake caliper, rear 260mm single disc, Brembo 1-port caliper, uneven wire-spoke rims. The front will be 21 inches and the rear will be 18 inches, wearing tires size 90/90-21 and 150/70 R 18.
while the equipment on the car Will mainly focus on Off-Road use, whether it is a large front shield that can be adjusted by hand. Handguards protect hands from driving. Bumper plate under the machine Single seat, long, supporting passengers or carrying baggage that weighs more than 100 kilograms comfortably It comes with a fuel tank capacity of 18 liters and a full liquid body weight of 204 kg.
for the distribution In Malaysia, the 2022 Aprilia Tuareg 660 will be available in three color schemes comprising Indaco Tagelmust, Acid Gold and Martial Red. The fear of the Yamaha Tenere700 is inevitable.