Aleix espargaros crew chief antonio jimenez talks us through the difficult decisions of developing and choosing a motogp engine. The 2020 ktm motogp bike is fitted with a new steel frame carbon fibre swingarm wp frontrear suspension seamless shift gearbox an akrapovic racing exhaust system and forged magnesium wheels.
Suzuki engine is a 1000cc inline four cylinder with four valves per cylinder water cooled 4 stroke dohc double overhead camshaft.
Motogp engine 2020. Motogps concession manufacturers aprilia and ktm will be allowed to continue development of their. Its an aspirated engine. The grand prix commission composed of messrs.
Apr 16 2020 425 am motogp will continue to use 2020 engines and aero fairings next year as part of cost saving measures to mitigate the financial impact the coronavirus pandemic is having on the. Carmelo ezpeleta dorna chairman paul duparc fim herve poncharal irta and takanao tsubouchi msma in electronic meetings held on 22nd and. Aprilias motogp engine is set for a fundamental redesign in 2020 as part of the rs gps overhaul for next season racing department ceo massimo rivola has revealed.
The 2020 honda rc213v motogp bike has a v4 engine with 260 hp and a weight of 160 kg. It develops a maximum output over 176kw 240 ps. The motorcycle follows the same repsol colours as we are used to but rumour has it that the partnership between honda and repsol might be over at the end of 2020.
Aprilia has finished at the. Yamaha has withdrawn its request to replace valves on its 2020 motogp engines saying it was unable to provide the documents requested and now knows how to manage the situation for the remainder of. All about engines the heart of the motogp beast.
Aprilia and ktm will be allowed to continue modifying their 2020 motogp engines until june 29. The need for riders to stay healthy mechanics to stay sharp and have a reliable supply chain of spare parts will be crucial as the motogp. Motogp engine allocations a hand brake on yamaha speed.
The rc16 has a 22 litres fuel tank and a dry weight of 157 kg.