2017 MV Agusta Brutale 800 RR unveiled, gets improved electronics

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The 2017 MV Agusta Brutale 800 RR with updated electronics, new forged wheels and Euro IV compliant motor was unveiled at the 2016 EICMA motorcycle show in Milan.

The 798cc three-cylinder engine, which delivers 140 hp of power at 13,000 rpm and 86 Nm of torque at 10,100 rpm, now comes equipped with harmonic damper, a new mechanical cam-chain tensioner, new camshafts, and new valve guides which are aimed to reduce noise and vibrations. The new hardware is claimed to have reduced noise by upto 50% against the outgoing model. The motorcycle also gets eight-level traction control system, and dual-channel Bosch ABS.

Also Read – MV Agusta Brutale 800 Review : Milanese bruiser

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The motorcycle also gets updated ride-by-wire, EAS 2.0 quickshifter and a hydraulic clutch with integrated slipper system. It also comes equipped with a on-board diagnostic (ODB) function built into the dash. Other features include split seat, retractable passenger grab handles, new LED rear tail light and compact LED indicators.

Suspension duties are performed by a 43mm Marzocchi upside down telescopic fork upfront and a Sachs monoshock with 124mm travel at the rear. Braking duties are performed by Brembo sourced 320mm floating discs with four-piston calipers upfront and a 220mm disc with twin-piston caliper at the rear.

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The motorcycle will be available in two colour options – Pearl Shock Red/Metallic Carbon Black and Pearl Ice White/Metallic Carbon black.

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