The MV Agusta Brutale 1000 RR Assen is a magnificent ode to the legacy and racing prowess of MV Agusta. The bike’s design pays homage to the iconic victories at Assen, blending aesthetic allure with state-of-the-art technical advancements.
Here are the key highlights:
1. Historical Tribute: MV Agusta holds a significant record at the Assen circuit, with 35 victories, making it the most successful Italian manufacturer at the track. The last win at Assen for MV Agusta was in 1976. The Brutale 1000 RR Assen celebrates this rich history.
2. Limited Edition: Only 300 units of the Brutale 1000 RR Assen will be produced. Each motorcycle is hand-built in Italy and reflects the collaboration between MV Agusta and the Assen circuit.
3. Technical Specs :
- Based on the 2023 Brutale 1000 RR.
- Features an electronic gearbox with hardware and software updates for seamless shifting.
- Powered by a 998 cc in-line four engine. Outputs are impressive at 208 hp (153 kW) at 11,000 rpm and 116.5 Nm of torque also at 11,000 rpm.
- Boasts a weight-to-power ratio of 1.1 hp/kg due to its dry weight of 186 kg (kerb weight of 197 kg).
4. Stunning Aesthetics:
- Sports a colour palette of blue (Blu Nordico), silver (Argento Ago), and gold.
- Rotobox carbon fibre wheels with fine spokes.
- Extensive use of carbon fibre on heat shields, front light set, and tank panels.
- Frame elements like the aluminium side plates and the single-sided swingarm feature a silver shade that stands in contrast to the dark steel tube trellis.
- Blue Alcantara seat and a two-tone blue and silver tank with a polished finish.
5. Special Parts Kit:
- Adds more value with components like titanium Arrow tailpipes with a control unit, CNC-machined brake and clutch levers, carbon fibre passenger seat cover, and a unique two-tone gold and black aluminium fuel cap.
- Each motorcycle also comes with a cover and a certificate of authenticity.
Only 300 units of the MV Agusta Brutale 1000 RR Assen will be produced, making it a truly exclusive motorcycle. The price has not yet been announced, but it is expected to be in the region of €30,000.
This motorcycle isn’t just about performance; it’s a blend of history, art, and modern engineering. The Brutale 1000 RR Assen is more than a motorcycle; it’s a tribute to MV Agusta’s heritage at Assen and a masterpiece for aficionados.