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Bimota Vyrus 985 C3 4V

Vyrus 986 M2

Italian sports exotica just got a little with this bad boy, is destined for Moto2 racing and the

Anyone remember the Vyrus 987 C3 4V motorcycle? Made in Italy it was by a Ducati engine outputting with a kerb mass of than 160kg. Yes,

If that $102,000 beast is a too steep for you, the niche bike company may have a the ‘affordable’ 986 M2, which is powered by a 600cc engine rather a 1200cc unit.

Vyrus has plans to use the bike to the Moto2 racing category at stage in the future — after it sells a few of these racing isn’t a poor sports — but it has developed a model alongside the street models designed around the rules, priced at around

The 986 M2 weighs 135kg, the minimum in the Moto2 category, thanks to a frame made of aerospace aluminium. The frame is minimal the bike uses the engine as a member (essentially the core of the and the 600cc Vyrus will greatly from the rest of the in that it steers via a complex system.

Other elements that weight down include the use of fibre, magnesium and titanium, MotoGP style brakes and top end help. And have you seen the designed exhaust pipes into the rear wheel However more recent show a standard side fitted.

This steering has been criticised in the past for vague, and was last used in by Yamaha on the GTS1000 almost two ago. Can Vyrus succeed? your thoughts in the comments

Almost every part of the is unconventional, save for the engine and Powered by the Honda CBR600RR and fitted with radiators the engine, the Vyrus 986 M2 has minimal work and a small tank from carbon fibre of and even the rear suspension is making use of an F1-inspired lateral rear shock.

How much? The ‘Factory’ version of the 986 M2 which is built to Moto2 is priced at around 54,000 (A$72,000), while the street-legal 986 SL Replica will cost 25,000 Euros (A$33,500).

Bimota Vyrus 985 C3 4V

The SL model comes with carbon fairings, whatever is, Brembo brakes, forged wheels, and a tweaked version of the CBR600RR engine. And of course the compact frame, hub-centre and jaw-dropping design.

There’s a third option. You first to find a Honda CBR600RR to 2011 model), one that you mind destroying and taking to You then order a Vyrus 986 kit.

This includes the bodywork, frame and suspension, all for a cool Euros (A$22,000).

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Published. Friday, 5 2011

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