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Hero MotoCorp’s partner, Erik Buell Racing reveals 2014 1190 RX superbike (LIVE images and Video)

Unveiled at the American International Motorcycle Expo, 1190 RX is a direct descended of their racing bike 1190 RS. It features a 1190 cc engine that delivers 185 hp @10,600 rpm and 137.8 Nm at 8200 rpm. The superbike is retailed at $18,995 in the US and sales are expected to start later this year, at about 50 of their dealerships.

The new 1190 RX does a 0-97 kmph in just 2.8 seconds, and has a top speed of 299 kmph. It features 17″ Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa 120/70 ZR tires at the front and 190/55 ZR at the rear. It will be offered in a choince of three body colors, Galactic Black, Racing Red, and Strike Yellow. For more information, scroll through the specs sheet below before you treat yourself with it’s images and unveiling video.

 1190RX Specifications



Type ET-V2: 72° V-Twin, Liquid Cooled, Four-stroke
Bore x Stroke 4.17 in. x 2.66in. (106 x 67.5 mm)
Displacement 72.6 cu in. (1190cc)
Compression Ratio 13.4 : 1
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel injection with 2 port injectors and 2 showerhead injectors
Exhaust Primary + Secondary
Peak Torque 101.6 ft-lbs. @ 8200 rpm (137.8 Nm @ 8200 rpm)
Peak Horsepower 185 hp @ 10,600 rpm



Primary Drive Gear Drive 36/65
Final Drive 520 Z-ring chain, 16/41
Clutch Hydraulic actuation, vacuum operated slipper
Transmission Ratios:
1st 2.46
2nd 1.75
3rd 1.38
4th 1.17
5th 1.04
6th 0.96



Overall Length 80.3in. (2040mm.)
Overall Width 29.0in. (737mm)
Overall Height 43.7in. (1110mm)
Seat Height 32.5in. (826mm)
Ground Clearance 4.7in. (120mm)
Rake 22.4°
Trail 3.80in. (96.5mm)
Lean Angle 55°
Front Tire Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa 120/70 ZR-17
Rear Tire Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa 190/55 ZR-17
Fuel Capacity 4.5 gal (17.lL)
Weight (Wet, no fuel) 419lbs. (190kg)
Load Capacity 375lbs. (170kg)



Frame Aluminum frame with integral fuel reservoir
Swingarm Optimized stiffness aluminum
Front Suspension Showa, inverted big piston front forks
Rear Suspension Showa, single shock without linkage
Front Wheel 17 x 3.5 Aluminum
Rear Wheel 17 x 6.0 Aluminum
Front Brake 386mm (15.19in.) Single perimeter rotor, 8 piston inside-out caliper
Rear Brake 220mm (8.66in.) Disc, 2-piston Hayes Performance Brakes Caliper

2014 EBR 1190RX


MSRP $18,995
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