Segment: Sport / Super Sport
Production years: 1984, 1985
The 1985 MY Laverda RGA 1000 is one of the most exclusive machines ever to be designed by the Italian brand, being produced in only 50 units. It is based on its RGS sibling, and comes standard with features such as the Marzocchi oil-damped telescopic forks, dual Marzocchi, five-way adjustable, shocks as a rear suspension, and Brembo dual 280mm brake discs in the front and a single 280mm disc in the rear.
At its heart lies an air-cooled, four-stroke, 981cc, parallel three cylinder engine mated to a five-speed manual transmission, and can produce 83 horsepower and 78 Nm of torque.
|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:||9.0:1||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 oil damped telescopic forks||Rear Suspension:||swinging arm with dual Marzocchi shocks 5-way preload adjustable||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:||549 lbs OR 249 kg||Fuel Capacity:||5.8 gallons OR 22.0 L|