2012 Aprilia Dorsoduro 1200 | Quick Look

2012 Aprilia Motorcycle

Combine a new ride-by-wire, 130-horsepower, twin-spark motor and narrow dirt bike ergonomics, and you have Aprilia’s highest-displacement model to date – the Dorsoduro 1200.

A direct competitor to the Ducati Hypermotard 1100 EVO, the Dorsoduro boasts linked traction control and ABS.

The ABS can be disabled, allowing the rider to choose between three levels of traction control. Additionally, there are three power modes-Sport, Touring, and Rain-so the rider can tailor the power delivery to conditions and personal requirements.

2012 Aprilia Dorsoduro 1200 Quick Stats:

  • WHEELBASE: 60.2 inches
  • BORE x STROKE: 106mm x 67.8mm
  • RAKE: 27.3 degrees
  • COMP. RATIO: 12:1
  • TRANSMISSION: 6-speed
  • PRICE: $11,999

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