MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike Review

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The new MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike is another amazing masterpiece of MV Agusta brand. This new bike redefines the concept of two-wheel exclusivity, with its unique design and awesome engine technology, latest electronics, and matchless performance. It features the revolutionary inline 3-cylinder Rivale engine offering the best performance in all conditions. This bike is the best combination of excellent ergonomics, outstanding comfort and full control in all riding conditions. Following are the full review of MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike with its price, pictures, and specification.

MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike – Price, Pictures and Specification

MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike

MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike – Price

The all-new MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike comes in two color option i.e. Red/Silver and Pearl Ice White. It is available with the price of $13,798 only.

MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike – Specification

MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike

Engine Features

The all-new MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike features an outstanding performing and most efficient engine. It contains the inline 3-cylinder engine, which is entirely designed and manufactured by MV Agusta. There are many three-cylinder engines in the market but none of them are as compact as this engine. This compactness is achieved by the use of adroit application of uncompromising technical solutions. It features the liquid coolant and lubrication circuits relatively less in size as compared to the older MV Agusta Rivale 800, which is incorporated into the engine. This engine weighs only 52kg featuring the racing solution used extensively in MotoGP and it is now available in MV Agusta. It not only reduces the inertia during changes in direction but it also make most out of this bike. The timing system consists up of a dual overhead camshaft with the four valves per cylinder. The intake and exhaust system have been redesigned for better power delivery. The all-new removable six-speed gearbox used in it, providing the best gear ratios. The new EAS (Electronically Assisted Shift) is an electronic gearbox, which cuts the time taken to change gear. The all-new multi-disc-oil-bath clutch and effortless clutch lever operation are being used. The torque and power are tailor-made so that rider can get most out of the new MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike. This engine is able to deliver 148 bhp on the Supersports MV Agusta F3 800. This engine achieves the 125 bhp at 12,000 rpm and maximum torque of 84 Nm at 8,600 rpm ensuring the best performance and lightning fast Full Ride By Wire throttle response.

MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike

Electronics

The all-new MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike features the latest electronics and modern technology. The all-new MVICS (Motor & Vehicle Integrated Control System) platform is the milestone in the development and modification of MV Agusta 3-cylinder project. Its integrated control logic guarantees that this system synchronizes all the electronic parameters of the bike to enhance its performance and optimize the thermodynamic efficiency under all riding conditions. The full ride-by-wire throttle and the comprehensive control panel features the rider-MVICS interface, while the handlebar controls allow the rider to set numerous customization and safety parameter at the flicker of a switch. This new system allows the rider to choose any of the four different engine maps. These modes are sports, normal road usage, wet road conditions and fourth mode lets the riders to customize individual settings so that he may attain performance, which matches its personal preferences. The far-reaching of MVICS customization capabilities cover the engine response, rev limiter, engine torque response, and much more. The new dashboard has been specially designed for best operations. The dashboard is entirely digital and has large easy-to-read display shows the current speed, rpm and much more. It’s highly versatile instrument panel allows the rider to choose, which information he wants to see on a dashboard. The all-new cutting edge display technology used in MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike ensures all the info remains perfectly readable under all lighting conditions. The handlebar controls are carefully designed for maximum rationality and ergonomics. Each button and switch on the handlebar are easily reachable and the brake/clutch levers allow for adjustment of the handlebar gap. The lightweight and strong foot controls are made up of aluminum alloy and they have been designed specifically for MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike. This MV Agusta bike features the foot pegs having the rubber lining to reduce the vibration to ensure an ultimate grip and the gear shift lever is protected by an elegant aluminum shield.

MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike

Chassis Features

The all-new MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike features the ALS steel tubing and new aluminum alloy plates, which combine to provide the perfect frame for the engine. The front tubular steel section guarantees the good design flexibility, which results in a perfectly suited structure for an ultimate ride. The aluminum alloy plates complete the rear structure of the frame and it contains the heavy torsional loads due to the long swingarm. The bike features the compact wheelbase of 1410mm offering the full range of ride conditions to provide an ultimate performance and best traction. The rake has been increased by 0.5degrees as compared to the F3 675/800 and Brutale 800/675. The suspension travel has also been increased, the upside-down fork provides the 150mm of wheel travel helping to redefine the front-rear weight distribution. The rear suspension kinematics have been adjusted to boost dynamic performance and wheel travel is now 130mm. It provides the great riding position without compromising comfort. The handlebars come closure to the rider so that rider can have full control over the bike. The braking system consists up of twin 320mm of Brembo floating disc having four piston calipers of 32mm at the front and rear. The steel disc of 220mm and a double piston caliper of 34mm are being used for ultimate stopping power.

MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike

Unique Key Features

  • In-line three-cylinder 798cc engine.
  • Bore 79.0 mm, stroke 54.3 mm.
  • Maximum power 125 bhp (92 kW) at 12,000 RPM.
  • Maximum torque 84 Nm at 8,600 RPM.
  • Rev limiter at 13,000 RPM.
  • Dry weight: 178 kg.
  • Power-to-weight ratio: 1.42 kg/hp.
  • Tires: Pirelli Diablo Rosso II 120/70 – ZR 17 (front) and 180/55 – ZR 17 (rear).

MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike

MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike – Specs with Pics

ENGINE

Type Three cylinders, 4 strokes, 12 valve
Timing system “D.O.H.C” with the mechanical chain tensioner
Total displacement 798 cm3 (48.7 cubic inches)
Compression ratio 13.3:1
Starting Electric
Bore x stroke 79 mm x 54.3 mm (3.1 inches x 2.1 inches)
Max. Power – R.P.M. (at the crankshaft) 92 kW (125 hp) at 12.000 R.P.M.
Max. Torque – R.P.M. 84 Nm (8.6 kgm) at 8.600 R.P.M.
Cooling system Cooling with the separated liquid and oil radiators
Engine management system Integrated ignition – injection system MVICS (Motor & Vehicle Integrated Control System) with all-new three injectors. Engine control unit Eldor EM2.0, throttle body full ride by wire Mikuni, pencil-coil with ion-sensing technology, control of detonation and misfire Torque control with four maps, Traction Control with eight levels of intervention
Electronic quick shift MV EAS (Electronically Assisted Shift)
Clutch Wet, multi-disc
Transmission Cassette style; six speed, constant mesh
Primary drive 19/36
Gear ratio First gear: 13/37
Second gear: 16/34
Third gear: 18/32
Fourth gear: 19/30
Fifth gear: 21/30
Sixth gear: 22/29
Final drive ratio 16/41

MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike Specs

ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT

Voltage 12 V
Alternator 350 W at 5000 R.P.M.
Battery 12 V – 8.6 Ah

DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT

Wheelbase 1410 mm (55.51 inches)
Overall length 2070 mm (81.50 inches)
Overall Width 885 mm (34.84 inches)
Saddle height 881 mm (34.69 inches)
Min. ground clearance 142 mm (5.59 inches)
Trail 104.5 mm (4.11 inches)
Dry weight 178 kg (392.4 lbs.)
Fuel tank capacity 16 liters

MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike Specs

PERFORMANCE

Maximum speed 245.0 km/h (153.1 mph)

FRAME

Type ALS Steel tubular trellis
Rear swing arm pivot plates material Aluminium alloy

FRONT SUSPENSION

Type Marzocchi “UPSIDE DOWN” telescopic hydraulic fork with the rebound-compression damping and a spring preload external and separate adjustment
Fork diameter 43 mm (1.69 inches)
Fork travel 150 mm (5.91 inches)

MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike Specs

REAR SUSPENSION

Type Progressive Sachs, single shock absorber with rebound and compression damping and spring preload adjustment
Single sided swing arm material Aluminium alloy
Wheel travel 130 mm (5.12 inches)

BRAKES

Front brake Double floating disc with Ø 320 mm (Ø 12.6 inches) diameter, with steel braking disc and flange
Front brake caliper Brembo radial-type, with 4 pistons Ø 32 mm (Ø 1.26 inches)
Rear brake Single steel disc with Ø 220 mm (Ø 8.66 in.) diameter
Rear brake caliper Brembo with 2 pistons – Ø 34 mm (Ø 1.34 inches)
ABS System Bosch 9 Plus with RLM (Rear wheel Lift-up Mitigation)

WHEELS

Front: Material/size Aluminium alloy 3.50″ x 17″
Rear: Material/size Aluminium alloy 5.50″ x 17″

TYRES

Front 120/70 – ZR 17 M/C (58 W)
Rear 180/55 – ZR 17 M/C (73 W)

MV Agusta Rivale 800 2017 Naked Sports Bike Specs

FAIRING

Material Thermoplastic

EMISSIONS

Environmental Standard Euro 3

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