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Segment: Sport / Super Sport

The 1984 MY Laverda 1000 RGS sports an air-cooled, four-stroke, 981cc, parallel three cylinder engine paired to a five-speed manual transmission that can produce 82 horsepower and 78 Nm of torque.

It addresses the more adventurous of riders, who want a trademark Italian design and craftsmanship on their liter-class sportbike.

Standard features include Marzocchi air-assisted telescopic forks, dual Marzocchi shocks, five-way adjustable, Brembo dual 280 mm discs in the front and a single 280 mm disc in the rear, five-spoked, cast-alloy wheels, and a fork-mounded fairing with a windshield.

LAVERDA 1000 RGS 1983 - 1984 3 Photos
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LAVERDA 1000 RGS 1983 - 1984

LAVERDA 1000 RGS 981

engine specs
Type
air cooled, four stroke, parallel three cylinder, DOHC
Displacement
981 cm3
Bore X Stroke
3.0x2.9 in OR 76 mm
Compression Ratio
8.8:1
Horsepower
83/8000 KW(hp)/RPM
Torque
58/7000 lb-ft/RPM OR 79/7000 Nm/RPM
Fuel System
3x32mm DellOrto carburetors
transmission specs
Gearbox
5-speed, manual
Clutch
-
Primary Drive
gears
Final Drive
chain
chassis specs
Frame
steel
Front Suspension
Marzocchi air assisted forks
Rear Suspension
dual Marzocchi shocks, 5-way spring preload
Front Brake
2x 280mm discs 2 piston calipers
Rear Brake
single 280mm disc 1 piston caliper
dimension specs
Overall Length
-
Overall Width
-
Seat Height
-
Weelbase
-
Ground Clearance
-
Weight
538 lbs OR 244 kg
Fuel Capacity
5.8 gallons OR 22.0 L
tyres specs
Front
100/90 -18
Rear
120/90 -18
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