Motorcycle.com has made their decision for 2016, naming the Aprilia RSV4 RR/RF the Best Sportbike of the Year:
http://www.motorcycle.com/mobos/best...e-of-2016.html... read more
Doing this project for a customer on the East coast.
brand new 2012 RSV4R in black
Leo Vince full system
Ohlins cartridge kit for the Sachs (just arrived in USA)
Ohlins TTX shock Gen 2
520 chain kit
Rizoma rearsets with a GP shift mod
GB case guards -- both sides
safety wire, coolant flush
got it all torn down, and have been working on the build back up the past few days. I weighed it completely stock with battery (no gas), and passenger pegs, and it weighed 446 lbs. Curious to what it will weigh when we are done.
some pics....I forgot to take a picture all-stock, but here they are: