"The RSV4 is proof that Aprilia has arrived as a performance leader through and through." - Don Canet, Road Test Editor
"It has Japanese refinement combined with Italian personality and a soulful engine note." - Mark Hoyer, Executive Editor
"All together, it's a combo that inspires hard riding, and I returned from the road thoroughly impressed and very much one with the machine." - Mark Cernicky, Associate Editor
To read the entire article, copies of the December 2009 issue of Cycle World are on news stands now.
For additional Cycle World reviews of the RSV4 click here.
And for an exciting peek into how it feels to ride Max Biaggi's World Superbike, click here.