Aprilia RS660 deliveries start in India. Female racer becomes 1st owner

Female racer, Alisha Abdullah has become the owner of the very first unit of the Aprilia RS660 in the country.Aprilia has initiated delivery of the RS660 that will be available for customers across all its Motoplex dealerships across the country.
By : HT Auto Desk
| Written By : Prashant Singh
| Updated on: 16 Oct 2021, 03:55 PM
Female racer, Alisha Abdullah has become the owner of the very first unit of the Aprilia RS660 in the country. (Instagram/Alisha Abdullah)
Female racer, Alisha Abdullah has become the owner of the very first unit of the Aprilia RS660 in the country. (Instagram/Alisha Abdullah)
Female racer, Alisha Abdullah has become the owner of the very first unit of the Aprilia RS660 in the country. (Instagram/Alisha Abdullah)
Female racer, Alisha Abdullah has become the owner of the very first unit of the Aprilia RS660 in the country.

Piaggio India announced the launch of the new Aprilia RS660, Aprilia RSV4, Tuono 660, and Tuono V4 motorcycles in the country a few weeks back. While the all-new Aprilia RS 660 has been priced at 13.39 lakh, the Aprilia RSV4 has been priced at 23.69 lakh (all prices, ex-showroom).

Now the company has initiated delivery of the RS 660 bike that will be available for customers across all its Motoplex dealerships across the country.

Female racer, Alisha Abdullah has become the proud owner of the very first unit of the RS660 in the country. Abdullah shared the news over her Instagram handle. 

Similar Bikes

Find More Bikes
Aprilia Storm 125 (HT Auto photo)
Aprilia Storm 125
124.45 cc
₹85,169 - 97,249 *Ex-showroom price
Aprilia Sr 125 (HT Auto photo)
Aprilia Sr 125
124.45 cc
₹90,741 - 1.02 *Ex-showroom price
Aprilia Sr 160 (HT Auto photo)
Aprilia Sr 160
160.03 cc
₹99,999 - 1.19 *Ex-showroom price
Aprilia Sxr 125 (HT Auto photo)
Aprilia Sxr 125
124.45 cc
₹1.15 - 1.18 Lakhs**Ex-showroom price
Aprilia Rs 150 (HT Auto photo)
UPCOMING
Aprilia Rs 150
₹1.2 Lakhs *Expected Price
Aprilia Sxr 160 (HT Auto photo)
Aprilia Sxr 160
160 cc
₹1.26 - 1.33 Lakhs**Ex-showroom price

(Also Read: Aprilia RS 660, Aprilia RSV4 launched in India. Check prices, specs)

The new RS660 sportsbike comes with a 659cc, parallel-twin, liquid-cooled engine featuring a 270-degree firing order. This engine is responsible for delivering 100bhp of maximum power at 10,500rpm which is backed up by 67Nm of peak torque at 8,500rpm.

The motorcycle packs a host of modern electronic features and rider aids including a six-axis IMU with three-level cornering ABS, traction control, adjustable wheelie control, and engine brake control. In addition to that, it also gets riding modes, a cruise control system and a bidirectional quickshifter.

(Also Read: Piaggio to launch updated Aprilia SR 160 with digital cluster in India)

It comes out as a direct rival to the likes of Honda CBR650R, Yamaha YZF-R7 and the upcoming Kawasaki Ninja 700R. The latter is reportedly under development. In the international market, the bike is available in three colour options namely Lava Red, Black Apex, and Acid Gold.

First Published Date: 16 Oct 2021, 03:55 PM IST
Recommended For You
View All
NEXT ARTICLE BEGINS

Please provide your details to get Personalized Offers on

Choose city
+91 | Choose city
Choose city
Choose city
By clicking VIEW OFFERS you Agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy

Dear Name

Please verify your mobile number.

+91 | Choose city