Aprilia Caponord 1200 - 2013 Specifications and Reviews

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About the Aprilia Caponord 1200

Powered by a liquid cooled 1,197.00cc  V-Twin engine, producing 123.4bhp.

The sport modes gives you the most aggressive throttle response with Touring mode toning it down a bit for everyday riding and Rain mode restricting power to just 100bhp.

You can change the height of the silencer to look more sporty when the panniers are removed. 

Optional extras include a multimedia platform, cruise control, engine bars, Arrow Titanium and Carbon silencer, panniers, top box, comfort seat, low seat, off-road pegs, LED indicators, centre stand and heated grips.

There is also an optional Travel Pack, which comes with Cruise control, panniers, centre stand and ADD semi-active suspension but 14kg heavier.

Aprilia released the 2015 Caponord 1200 Rally with off-road focused spoked wheels, a larger 19" front wheel, two 33 litre Aluminium coated panniers, electronically adjustable suspension, cruise control, multimedia platform, a few engine tweaks, LED fog lights and engine guard/belly pan.

General information

Category:Sport touring
Model:Aprilia Caponord 1200

Engine and Transmission Specifications

Transmission type,final drive:Chain
Cooling system:Liquid
Lubrication system:Wet sump
Fuel control:DOHC
Fuel system:Injection. Integrated engine management system. Injection system with triple map Ride by Wire throttle management: Sport (S), Touring (T), Rain (R)
Valves per cylinder:4
Bore x stroke:106.0 x 67.8 mm (4.2 x 2.7 inches)
Torque:116.00 Nm (11.8 kgf-m or 85.6 ft.lbs) @ 6500
Engine details:Longitudinal 90° V-twin
Engine type:V2, four-stroke
Capacity:1197.00 ccm (73.04 cubic inches)

Brakes, suspension, Frame and wheels

Rear brakes diameter:240 mm (9.4 inches)
Rear brakes:Single disc. ABS
Front brakes diameter:320 mm (12.6 inches)
Front brakes:Double disc. ABS
Rear tyre dimensions:190/55-17
Front tyre dimensions:120/70-17
Rear suspension:Aluminium alloy swingarm Sachs hydraulic shock absorber with adjustable rebound and preload.
Front suspension:Sachs upside-down front fork with fully adjustable compression and rebound damping and spring preload. Wheel travel 167 mm.
Trail:125 mm (4.9 inches)
Rake (fork angle):27.0°
Frame type:Modular tubular steel frame fastened to aluminium side plates by high strength bolts. Removable steel rear subframe.

Physical measures and capacities

Reserve fuel capacity:5.00 litres (1.32 gallons)
Fuel capacity:24.00 litres (6.34 gallons)
Wheelbase:1,565 mm (61.6 inches)
Overall width:925 mm (36.4 inches)
Overall length:2,248 mm (88.5 inches)
Overall height:1,205 mm (47.4 inches)
Seat height:840 mm (33.1 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.

Other specs

Comments:Two channel Continental ABS with Aprilia Traction Control.
Color options:Black

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