2013 Can-Am Spyder RS

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The Can-Am Spyder RS is a sporty three-wheeler designed with comfort and adrenaline in mind.

Thanks to its unique configuration, the Spyder RS offers an ergonomic riding position and a great stability at both low and high speeds. You also get a lot of storage places and a comprehensive list of technologies borrowed from the automotive realm, such as Vehicle Stability System and manual or semiautomatic transmissions.

At the heart of the Can-Am Spyder RS sits a 998 cc Rotax V-twin engine, liquid-cooled engine with electronic fuel injection and electronic throttle control. The engine cranks out a maximum power of 100 hp (74.5 kW) at 7500 RPM and 80 lb-ft (108 Nm) at 5000 RPM.

The stopping power is assured by front 270 mm discs paired with Brembo 4-piston fixed calipers and a rear 270 mm disc grabbed by a Brembo single-piston floating caliper.

Hit the jump for more information on the Can-Am Spyder RS.

Overview

Can-Am Spyder RS

Attitude comes standard . Embrace the open road with the Spyder RS. Its sport-ergonomic position makes accelerating and cornering a blast. And with its proven Rotax engine and high-performance brakes, it’s always ready to hit the road when you are. Plus, it offers ample storage and automotive-inspired technologies like a Vehicle Stability System and a manual or semi-automatic transmission for quicker, smoother shifts.

  • 998cc Rotax V-Twin engine
  • Vehicle Stability System
  • 12 gallons (44 L) of storage
  • Metallic silver front rims with twin-spokes
  • Sport windshield
  • Brembo brake system
  • Multifunction LCD / analog gauge
  • Roadster electronic command center
  • Anti-theft system: Digitally Encoded Security System (D.E.S.S.™)
  • 6 twin-blade spokes Carbon Black front rims
  • FOX PODIUM front suspension
  • Refined front fenders with integrated LED lights
  • Two-tone coloration
  • Carbon Black trims
  • Painted A-arm and front spoiler
  • Seat with contrast stitching
  • RS-S graphics
  • Electronic cruise control
  • Multifunction color digital gauge

Features

Can-Am Spyder RS
  • Comfort Seat
    • Premium plush styling with stitched seat skin. Custom saddle look and new relaxed sitting position. Increases driver and passenger comfort and reduces tailbone pressure. Ideal for driving long distances.
  • Fog Lights
    • Enhance low beam light for better visibility at ground level and on the sides of your vehicle. Uniquely styled halogen fog lamps feature a 35W bulb and clear lens with a faceted inner reflector. Harness included. Easy installation.
  • Proven Rotax V-Twin Engine
    • With 998cc, the powerful Rotax V-Twin engine delivers crisp acceleration and plenty of torque. And the electronic throttle improves fuel economy.
  • Multi-Function Gauge Display
    • State-of-the-art LCD and analog gauges display all critical information.
  • 15-in. Front Wheels with Low -Profile Tires
    • Metallic Silver, twin-spoke wheels and low-profile tires with exclusive treads for a stylish edge.
  • Ample Storage
    • Lockable front storage with 12 gallons (44 L) of watertight space and enough room for two helmets.

Specifications

Can-Am Spyder RS
Engine Type998 cc Rotax® V-twin engine, liquid-cooled with electronic fuel injection and electronic throttle control
Bore & stroke3.82 in. x 2.68 in. (97 x 68 mm)
Max Power100 hp (74.5 kW) @ 7500 RPM
Max Torque80 lb-ft (108 Nm) @ 5000 RPM
TransmissionsSM5 - 5-speed manual with reverse OR
Front suspensionDouble A-arm with anti-roll bar
Front suspensiontravel 5.9 in. (151 mm)
Rear suspensionSwing arm with monoshock
Rear suspensiontravel 6 in. (152 mm)
Front brakes270 mm discs with Brembo 4-piston fixed calipers
Rear brake270 mm disc with Brembo single-piston floating caliper
Front tires165 / 55 R15
Rear tire225 / 50 R15
Front rimsMetallic Silver 6 twin-spoke, 15 x 5 in. (381 x 127 mm)
Rear rimMetallic Silver, 15 x 7 in. (381 x 178 mm)
L x W x H105 x 59.3 x 45.1 in. (2,667 x 1,506 x 1,145 mm)
Wheelbase67 in. (1,711 mm)
Seat height29 in. (737 mm)
Ground clearance4.5 in. (115 mm)
Dry weight798 lb (362 kg)
Total storage capacity12 gal (44 L)
Maximum vehicle load440 lb (200 kg)
Fuel capacity6.6 gal (25 L)
Price$16,699
Can-Am Spyder RS
Can-Am Spyder RS
Can-Am Spyder RS
Can-Am Spyder RS
Can-Am Spyder RS

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