2006 Aprilia Pegaso 650 Factory

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Bringing you the meanest, most thrilling performance around, the Pegaso Factory is the most sports-oriented of all Pegaso models. The latest technology and graphics mean that the Pegaso Factory is almost a specialist supermotard, but with that legendary Pegaso versatility.

As with all Aprilia sports bikes, the word ‘Factory’ has a precise meaning when used in the context of the Pegaso 650. The Pegaso 650 Factory is the most exclusive and fastest Pegaso ever, featuring a performance chassis, lighter materials and, of course, the latest Aprilia technology.

Comparisons with the SXV 450, the world’s most exciting supermotard, are inevitable. The Pegaso Factory incorporates a host of refinements for even better performance and an even more thrilling ride.

The components that distinguish the Pegaso Factory include:

  • Spoked wheels with light alloy rims
  • Radial front brake caliper
  • Radial front brake master cylinder
  • Aluminium, double taper handlebar
  • Higher seat for greater control
  • Carbon fibre front mudguard
  • Carbon fibre side guards
  • Carbon fibre exhaust shield


Though the Factory is powered by the same high performance, 650 cc, single cylinder, Euro 3 engine as the Pegaso 650, its lighter components and more effective chassis make it even easier to ride fast and aggressively.

These unique characteristics make the Pegaso Factory the perfect link between specialist and conventional supermotards, and give it the ability to deliver a truly thrilling, entertaining and satisfying on-road experience.

The new spoked wheels with gold anodised aluminium alloy rims are a clear reference to supermotard design. These prestige wheels reduce inertia and make the Pegaso Factory amazingly light to manoeuvre.

Impressive stopping power is delivered by a top class braking system. The four-pot radial caliper at the front wheel is complemented by a radial master cylinder as on the championship winning SXV 450. Top quality components, of course, do more than just add to the bike’s prestige: they ensure that performance too is the best you can get. Pace-setting brakes mean more effective sports riding and greater safety under normal conditions and around town.

Whether your journey takes you across town or over twisting mountain roads, the Pegaso Factory will give you the ride of your life. Its 20 mm higher seat transfers more weight on to the front wheel for a more active ride and greater control over the front end. The Factory places you in total control under all conditions, and gives you a feeling of immediate confidence. So if you are looking for a bike capable of guaranteeing real thrills even on challenging roads, look no further: the Pegaso Factory is the best road-going single you can find.


SPECS

Aprilia Pegaso 650 Factory

Engine: Single-cylinder four-stroke with light alloy cylinder. Liquid cooling with three way pressurised circuit. Single overhead cam with chain timing drive; four valves. Anti-vibration balancer shaft.
Fuel: Unleaded fuel.
Bore and stroke: 100 x 84 mm.
Total displacement: 660 cc.
Compression ratio: 10:1.
Max. power at crankshaft: 48 HP (35 kW) at 6,000 rpm.
Max. torque at crankshaft: 6.01 kgm ( 59 Nm) at 5,000 rpm.
Fuel system: Integrated electronic engine management system. Electronic fuel injection. 44 mm throttle body.
Ignition: Electronic.
Starting: Electric starter.
Alternator: 290 W
Lubrication: Dry sump with oil pump.
Gearbox: 5 speed. Transmission ratios: 1st 12/30; 2nd 16/26; 3rd 20/23; 4th 22/20; 5th 26/20
Clutch: Multi-plate in oil bath. Cable operated.
Primary drive: Spur gears. Transmission ratio: 36/75.
Final drive: Chain. Transmission ratio: 15/44.
Frame: Steel, open cradle, single spar frame.
Front suspension: 45 mm fork. Wheel travel 140 mm.
Rear suspension: High strength steel swingarm. Aprilia Progressive System (APS) rising rate linkages. Sachs hydraulic monoshock with adjustable rebound and preload. Wheel travel 130 mm.
Brakes: Front: FTE stainless steel floating disc, 320 mm diam. Four piston radial caliper with radial master cylinder; Rear: stainless steel disc, 240 mm diam. Floating caliper.
Wheels: Spoked wheels with gold anodised aluminium rims. Front: 3.50 x 17". Rear: 4.50 x 17".
Tyres: Front: 110/70-17. Rear: 160/60-17.
Dimensions: Overall length: 2,173 mm; Overall width: 810 mm; Ground clearance: 250 mm; Seat height: 780 mm; Wheelbase: 1,479 mm
Tank capacity: 16 litres (3.5 litre reserve).

Accessories:
Luggage rack
New Concept top box (32 litres)
City top box (35 litres)
Street Case top box (47 litres)
Expandable, semi-rigid panniers in high-tech textile with secure, lockable fittings. Total capacity closed: 25 litres. Total capacity expanded: 34 litres.
Tank protector and tank bag in high-tech textile (complete with rain hood). Capacity 14 litres
High seat (+ 40 mm.)
Carbon fibre hand guards, hinged on handlebars
Aprilia electronic anti-theft system
Centre stand
Adjustable windshield (2 positions)


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