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Old 02-17-2014, 03:41 PM   #64709
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Originally Posted by ArmyJoe View Post
Yes, it was. It has the same V-twin 990cc Rotax engine (detuned) that was also in the Aprilia V1000 sport bike. That engine really likes high RPMs and I swear it seems to get smoother the faster it goes.

From what I heard, the guy who developed that motor left and designed the KTM 950/990 motor which has the same characteristics you mention.


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