12 Feb 2021: 2021 MV Agusta Brutale and Dragster motorcycles revealed: Details here
MV Agusta has revealed the 2021 iterations of its Brutale and Dragster motorbikes.
As for the highlights, the two motorcycles sit on an updated frame and come with new electronic features such as traction control, wheelie control, and cornering ABS.
They draw power from a Euro 5-compliant 798cc 3-cylinder engine linked to a 6-speed manual gearbox.
Here's our roundup.
Design: 2021 MV Agusta Brutale, Dragster: At a glance
The 2021 MV Agusta Brutale and Dragster have an aggressive look, featuring a muscular fuel tank with extensions, a single-seat, dual exhaust tips, wide handlebars, and an oval-shaped headlight.
The bikes pack a 5.5-inch TFT instrument cluster with support for smartphone connectivity via MV Ride app and turn-by-turn navigation.
They have an all-LED lighting setup, a 16.5-liter fuel tank, and weigh at 175kg.
Internals: Power and performance
The 2021 MV Agusta Brutale and Dragster draw power from a Euro 5-compliant 798cc, 3-cylinder engine with new piston rod and countershaft bearings, DLC-coated tappets, as well as new fuel injectors.
The mill is linked to a 6-speed gearbox, and produces 140hp of maximum power at 12,300rpm and 87Nm of peak torque at 10,250rpm. Both the bikes can clock a top-speed of 244km/h.
Safety: Safety and suspension setup
To ensure the safety of the rider, the 2021 Brutale and Dragster are equipped with disc brakes on both the wheels along with traction control, wheelie control, launch control, and cornering ABS. The Brutale gets cruise control as well.
Suspension duties on the motorcycles are taken care of by inverted telescopic forks on the front side and a mono-shock unit on the rear end.
Fact: What about the pricing?
The 2021 MV Agusta Brutale carries a starting price-tag of €17,000 (roughly Rs. 15 lakh) while the price of the Dragster starts at €20,000 (approximately Rs. 17.63 lakh). However, no details regarding their availability in India are currently available.