Aprilia V4 Tuono R, RSV4 R and RSV4 Factory Lower Price PromotionWith four World Superbike Championship titles in the last three seasons (Rider and Manufacturer in 2010 and 2012), Aprilia USA is making ownership of the most technologically advanced and confidence inspiring sportbikes accessible to even more riders.Aprilia USA announced today V4ALL, a strategic price initiative for the Aprilia V4 family – the 2012 models of the Tuono R, RSV4 R and RSV4 Factory.V4ALL is designed to ensure that motorcycle riders who only dreamed of owning an Aprilia will have the possibility of purchasing the most technologically advanced sportbikes on the market at a price that yesterday was unthinkable, but today is possible.Miguel Martinez (President & CEO of Piaggio Group Americas) says: “Aprilia is the World Superbike champion. It is our V4ALL goal to provide more sportbike riders the opportunity to own and experience a world-championship derived motorcycle.”Aprilia’s V4ALL offers highly competitive pricing on all V4 models so riders can find the perfect member of the Aprilia V4 family to fit their riding style at a great price.Enthusiasts can own a model year 2012 Tuono V4 R for $12,999, RSV4 R APRC for $13,999 or a RSV4 Factory APRC for $18,999. Lower prices are available on earlier RSV4 R and Factory models and riders are advised to check with their nearest Aprilia USA dealer. For more details on pricing and to find an Aprilia USA dealer please visit ApriliaUSA.com.Each member of the V4 family comes standard with the Aprilia Performance Ride Control (APRC) system, Aprilia’s World Superbike traction control system. The APRC System provides the rider with traction control, wheelie control, launch control and quick shift – a technological platform not yet available on all sportbikes. For more information on the Aprilia Tuono V4 R, RSV4 R APRC and RSV4 Factory APRC models please visit ApriliaUSA.com.
This week, Senior Editor Nic de Sena rides the all new Ducati Monster. Big changes have been made by Ducati–has the company ruined the considerable heritage of the iconic Monster–or are the changes worth it? In the second part of the show, we chat with Nick Ienatsch, Founder and Head Instructor at the Yamaha Champions Riding School. He says: “We aim to change your riding life by introducing you to Champions Habits: The techniques, approaches, skills, and the mindsets of the best riders in the world. These Champions Habits are the foundation of safety and consistency to whatever speed you ride, in any venue on any bike. Street riders, this is just as much for you as track riders. The best way to make safe riders is to make good riders.“ We hope you enjoy this episode!