We reported LIVE from the recently conducted Auto Expo 2014, where Japanese bike maker Honda showcased its RCV MotoGP motorcycle, along with some other international bikes such as the mighty Goldwing. CLICK HERE to read about Honda Goldwing
The Honda RCV MotoGP bike that was showcased at the Expo is Casey Stoner’s championship winning motorcycle and sports Honda’s traditional Repsol livery. Powering this motorcycle is a 1000cc, V4 engine with a max power of more than 230hp. The liquid cooled engine has a DOHC, 4-valve per cylinder configuration. The top speed of this bike rated above 350kmph and the bike has a fuel tank capacity of 21 litres.
The RCV is 2052mm long, is 645 mm wide and is 111o mm high, along with having a wheelbase of 1435mm. The bike tips the scales at around 160kgs.
Suspension duties are courtesy Ohlins telescopic forks up front and Pro-Link Ohlins mono-shock at the rear. The bike gets carbon firer brakes from Brombo at front and a Brembo sourced Yutaka Steel disk at the rear.