On the event of the Worldwide Cycle and Bike Present in Milan-Rho Fiera opened in as of late (till November 28, 2021), as a part of the brand new Fortunate Explorer Undertaking, MV Agusta has not restricted itself to launching the already introduced creature, the tricilindrica 9.5. Eicma 2021 was additionally the setting for the presentation of the brand new 5.5.
The bike exhibits how a lot the Schiranna model needs to enter in model within the journey section, eradicating the veils from this mannequin with an adventurous strategy; a motorcycle that appears like a sort of youthful sister of the novemmezzo, the ‘mini’ inheritor to the legendary and legendary Cagiva Elefant.
Let’s take a step again within the historical past of this iconic two-wheeler. It’s December twenty sixth 1978 when some of the fascinating and harmful adventures ever begins. The Paris-Dakar, a desert race born from the thoughts of Thierry Sabine; racing has develop into the take a look at mattress for bikes with unbelievable efficiency, able to plowing by the desert tracks at insane speeds. The Elefant with Fortunate Explorer livery it’s most likely probably the most celebrated protagonist of that historic raid. From the very first sketches, its evocative energy has guided the designers, who’re dedicated to recreating, updating it, the magic of bikes which were the actual image of the problem between wild nature and man.
MV Agusta launches its Fortunate Explorer Undertaking this yr, an initiative that goals to deliver collectively rally and offroad lovers across the historic legacy of the Schiranna firm, with its epic holdings, and its victories, to the good African rallies of the heyday (Ducati additionally adopted this path with its new DesertX).
And that is how, in an more and more aggressive situation, the Home presents (on the event of Eicma 2021) the brand new fashions 5.5 and 9.5, the up to date interpretation of the parable of the good desert races, which for the reason that mid-eighties have marked the creativeness of motorbike sport, imposing itself amongst lovers who’re continuously on the lookout for new, thrilling adventures.
The 5.5, developed with associate QJ, is an journey impressed by the Elefant heritage. Regardless of being a median, the looks is that of a better displacement bike, dedicated to journey, able to conquering the European motorcyclist on the lookout for a stable and unstoppable two-wheeler. The shut collaboration with the associate has resulted within the definition of an advanced product in its numerous parts in comparison with the beginning mannequin: electronics, mechanics and chassis, in actual fact, have been developed on the idea of very particular specs.
The design clearly distinguishes the 5.5, the stylistic inspiration nonetheless is widespread to the 9.5 and takes its cue from the legendary races within the desert. 9.5 represents the longer term, within the type of a premium journey bike based mostly on the brand new MV Agusta 950 engine, powered by the most effective expertise and the racing spirit of the Elefant.
There are quite a few stylistic parts which are the identical within the two new fashions: the entrance space is painted black, as are the sturdy handguards. The selection of supplies and their end are impressed by nature and excessive expertise, the bike has a 7 ”coloration TFT panel, with Bluetooth connection to smartphones and WiFi for updating. The motor of the 9.5 was developed particularly for this bike and represents the proper synthesis of versatility, energy and weight. The utmost energy and torque values are respectively 123 hp at 10,000 rpm and 102 Nm at 7,000 rpm.