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Davey Durelle Takes Place with the Aprilia SXV 5.5 for the Year in a Row at the Pikes Peak Hill Climb Aprilia Success in the 87th Annual to the Clouds

New York, NY – 30, 2009 – Aprilia USA its crown at the 87th Annual Peak International Hill with Davey Durelle a competitive field on the Aprilia SXV With a time of 11:48.649, proved to be the fastest rider on the for the second year in a row. In to Durelle’s decisive victory, Aprilia riders found in this year’s competition.

Italian rider Giuliano finished fourth in the 750 class and was awarded “Rookie of the Year” by the Peak International Hill staff. Landers Sevier of TWO and Visordown.com finished 6th in the 450 Supermoto on an Aprilia RXV450 converted to specifications, and in the 750cc motorcycle John Pierce and Ryan finished 8th and 13th, respectively, on SXV 5.5s. “We anticipated an of Aprilias in this year’s after Davey beat larger bikes to the top on the SXV last explained Rick Panettieri, Brand Manager. “As by another triumph, the SXV is ideal for a road like that at Peak. The revolutionary light-weight packed with power and maneuverability, makes this the motorcycle for twisty mountain – paved or dirt.”

Touted as the second oldest sports race in America, The Peak International Hill started in 1916. With a that climbs 12.42 has 156 turns and climbs to over ft – reducing bike by up to 30 percent – the Aprilia SXV 5.5 to the top again, securing another for Durelle.

Less than a from the summit, Durelle good use of the SXV 5.5’s formidable to take the lead from place finisher Gary in the wide open dirt Durelle and Trachy battled by side to the top finishing a mere seconds apart – one of the finishes in the history of the International Peak Hill Climb. had pole for race day and was able to get the shot.

Aprilia SXV 4.5 VDB Replica
Aprilia SXV 4.5 VDB Replica

I lead for the first two miles of the until Gary passed explained Durelle. “He put a distance on me on the lower asphalt We were neck-and-neck and I just him to the inside of the last left sweeper. I held him off until the line.” This year’s success can also attributed to AMA Aprilia Supermoto Team Amauri Nunez, who was on hand at Peak to assist all Aprilia according to Durelle. “Amauri was a help not only to me but to the other mounted riders,” said “It was great to see all the Aprilias in this year’s race.” Durelle is sponsored by Aprilia Erico Motorsports,

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About Aprilia and Piaggio Americas Aprilia world are in Noale (Venice, Italy). in 1962, the company designs and motorcycles in Noale, with facilities in Scorzè. With 38 world championship titles (32 and 6 off-road) under its belt, is the only European manufacturer to a complete on- and off-road model ranging from sporty innovative off-road bikes and adventure tourers to award-winning sport bikes.

For information on complete U.S. model visit the company’s website at In December 2004 Aprilia part of the Piaggio Group, leading manufacturer of two wheelers and one of the most recognized and respected in motorcycle and scooter production.

Aprilia SXV 4.5 VDB Replica
Aprilia SXV 4.5 VDB Replica
Aprilia SXV 4.5 VDB Replica
Aprilia SXV 4.5 VDB Replica

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