Aprilia: News

Aprilia is an Italian motorcycle manufacturer founded by Alberto Beggio in 1945 immediately after the World War II. Its headquarters are based in Noale, Italy. The company started off with producing bicycles and later moved to scooters and small-capacity motorcycles. It has an active history in sports and racing, and was acquired by Piaggio in 2004. Its current portfolio in India comprises RS and Tuono line-ups under motorbikes and SR, SXR, and Storm series under scooters.

06 Apr 2024


Aprilia Tuareg 660's pricing revealed ahead of launch in India

Aprilia is set to officially unveil the Tuareg 660 in India on April 16.

17 Mar 2024

Triumph Motorcycles

Triumph Daytona 660 to debut in India soon: Check alternatives

British marque Triumph Motorcycles is gearing up to launch the new-age Daytona 660 in India soon.

02 Mar 2024

Hero MotoCorp

How Hero Xoom 160 fares against Aprilia SXR 160

India's largest two-wheeler manufacturer, Hero MotoCorp, is all set to introduce the Xoom 160 in India soon.

22 Feb 2024


How Kawasaki Ninja 500 fares against Aprilia RS 457

Iconic motorcycle manufacturer Kawasaki has introduced the new-generation Ninja 500 in India with a price tag of Rs. 5.24 lakh (ex-showroom).

20 Feb 2024

United Kingdom

Made-in-India Aprilia RS 457 makes its way to UK

Aprilia has introduced its made-in-India RS 457 to the UK market, with a price tag of around Rs. 6.8 lakh.

14 Jan 2024


How Benelli Tornado 400 fares against Aprilia RS 457

Benelli has launched the all-new 2024 Tornado 400 in the European region.

05 Jan 2024

Upcoming Bikes

Aprilia's all-new retro-inspired motorcycle in the works: What to expect

After the successful launch of the RS 457, Aprilia is reportedly developing a roadster motorcycle based on the capable supersport model.

31 Dec 2023


Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R's India launch tomorrow: Check its rivals

Kawasaki has been on a roll in 2023. It launched a slew of models, including the W175 Street, Ninja 650, Z900RS, and Ninja ZX-4R.

29 Dec 2023


Is 2024 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R better than Aprilia RS 660

Kawasaki is gearing up to reveal the 2024 iteration of the Ninja ZX-6R in India on January 1.

29 Dec 2023

Latest Motorcycles

Accessories list of Aprilia RS 457 revealed in India

Iconic bikemaker Aprilia introduced the RS 457 in India, marking the Italian marque's entry into the fully-faired multi-cylinder segment.

29 Dec 2023

Triumph Motorcycles

Top 5 middleweight bikes that arrived in India in 2023

The Indian motorcycle market witnessed a slew of launches in 2023.

22 Dec 2023

Upcoming Bikes

New retro-styled Aprilia motorcycle spied testing: What to expect

Aprilia's retro-styled test bike has been spotted in Europe, sparking curiosity among motorcycle enthusiasts.

14 Dec 2023

Upcoming Bikes

Aprilia Tuono 457 in the works: What to expect

Aprilia might be working on a new street naked motorcycle, possibly called the Tuono 457.

08 Dec 2023

KTM RC 390

Aprilia launches RS 457 in India at Rs. 4.10 lakh

Aprilia has launched its newest motorcycle, the RS 457, with a price tag of Rs. 4.1 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).

07 Dec 2023

Latest Bikes

Top 5 motorcycles arriving at India Bike Week 2023

Commemorating its 10th anniversary this year, the India Bike Week event has attained legendary status in the motorcycling community on our shores.

03 Dec 2023


Is Aprilia RS 457 better supersport bike than Yamaha R3

Yamaha is set to launch its capable R3 in India on December 15. The bike will be exclusively sold via the brand's Blue Square dealerships on our shores.

17 Nov 2023

Latest Motorcycles

What to expect from track-focused Aprilia RS 457 Trofeo

Italian motorcycle maker Aprilia is working on a track-focused variant of its middleweight supersport model, the RS 457. It is dubbed the RS 457 Trofeo.

11 Nov 2023

Latest Motorcycles

Aprilia's most affordable bike in India to go official soon

Aprilia is set to officially launch the RS 457, its most affordable offering for India, on our shores soon.

09 Nov 2023

Latest Motorcycles

Aprilia RS 457's prices in global markets now out

Aprilia has announced the pricing details for its highly anticipated motorcycle, the RS 457, in the US and Canadian markets.

08 Oct 2023


How Yamaha Aerox MotoGP fares against Aprilia SR 160 Race

Yamaha has expanded its 2023 MotoGP Edition line-up in India by launching the Aerox 155 MotoGP Edition with a price tag of Rs. 1.48 lakh (ex-showroom).

01 Oct 2023

Upcoming Bikes

Top 5 motorcycles, scooters arriving in India in October

India is one of the largest two-wheeler markets in the world. Our market consists of scooters and motorcycles ranging from 87cc to 2458cc.

23 Sep 2023


How Aprilia RS 457 fares against KTM RC 390

Aprilia has taken the wraps off its newest middleweight supersport offering, the RS 457 in the Indian market. Pre-bookings for the new motorcycle are now open on our shores.

09 Sep 2023

Kawasaki Ninja

How Aprilia RS 457 fares against Kawasaki Ninja 400

Aprilia has revealed its latest middleweight masterpiece, the RS 457, for the global markets. It should first arrive in India, with its debut coinciding with the country's first-ever MotoGP race.

08 Sep 2023

Latest Motorcycles

Top reasons why Aprilia RS 457 supersport bike is special

Italian bikemaker Aprilia has introduced its latest middleweight masterpiece, the RS 457. The supersport's debut coincides with India's first-ever MotoGP race.

06 Sep 2023

Upcoming Bikes

All-new Aprilia RS 440 to debut tomorrow: What to expect

Aprilia is all set to take the wraps off the all-new RS 440 on September 7 for the global markets. The sporty-looking motorcycle will be an entry-level model for the brand in the Indian market.

01 Sep 2023

Upcoming Bikes

Aprilia's entry-level RS 440 motorcycle to debut on September 7

Aprilia will reveal the all-new RS 440 for both the Indian and European markets on September 7. The supersport motorcycle will be an entry-level model for the Italian marque.

26 Aug 2023

Upcoming Bikes

Aprilia RS 440 supersport bike in the works, spotted testing

Italian motorcycle manufacturer Aprilia is developing the RS 440, a beginner-friendly bike to compete in the sub-500cc segment.

28 Apr 2023

Aprilia RSV4

What's special about limited-run Aprilia RSV4 Factory, Tuono V4 Factory

Aprilia has taken the wraps off the limited-edition variants of the RSV4 Factory and Tuono V4 Factory. These models will be available from May until the end of 2023.

09 Feb 2023


Aprilia RS 440, Typhoon 125, Vespa Touring's India launch confirmed

Italian automotive conglomerate Piaggio is gearing up to unveil all-new models under the Vespa and Aprilia sub-brands in India this year.

29 Jan 2023

Upcoming Bikes

KTM RC 390-rivaling Aprilia bike spotted testing in India

Italian bikemaker Aprilia was spotted doing test runs of an all-new motorcycle, albeit in a heavily camouflaged avatar. The test mule was likely of the KTM RC 390-rivaling sub-400cc offering from the automaker.

10 Nov 2022

Aprilia RS 660

2023 Aprilia RS 660 Extrema debuts as lightweight supersport motorcycle

Italian bikemaker Aprilia has revealed a new Extrema model for the RS 660 at the ongoing EICMA 2022 motor show. It features aluminum and carbon fiber parts for weight reduction over the standard variant.

04 Sep 2022

Latest automobiles

Limited-edition Aprilia RSV4 XTrenta racing motorcycle goes official: Check features

Aprilia has taken the wraps off the RSV4 XTrenta racing motorcycle to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the brand's first World Championship title. The motorcycle will be produced in a limited run of just 100 units.

30 Aug 2022


Ducati Panigale V4 v/s Aprilia RSV4: Which one is better?

Ducati has launched the 2022 version of Panigale V4 in India with a starting price tag of Rs. 26.49 lakh (ex-showroom).

23 Jul 2022

Latest automobiles

Aprilia discontinues the affordable Storm 125 scooter in India

Aprilia has taken its most affordable model, the Storm 125, off the shelves in India. It was the entry-level scooter for the brand here with a price tag of Rs. 1.01 lakh.

03 Jul 2022

Latest automobiles

Aprilia SR Max250 HPE maxi-scooter launched with sporty looks

Italian automaker Aprilia has introduced the SR Max250 HPE maxi-scooter in the Chinese market. We do not know if it will arrive in India yet.

15 Jun 2022

Aprilia SXR 160

Aprilia scooter range receives another price-hike in India: Check prices

Aprilia has announced a price hike for its scooter range in India. It is a second revision for the entire line-up this year.

11 Jun 2022

Latest automobiles

Aprilia to discontinue disc brake variant of Storm 125 scooter

Aprilia Storm 125's BS6-compliant disc brake variant was launched in India in 2020.

Aprilia scooter range becomes costlier in India: Check new prices

Aprilia has announced an increase in the prices of its scooter range in India.

10 May 2022

Latest automobiles

Aprilia Tuono 250 debuts as GPR 250S in Chinese market

Italian automaker Aprilia has launched the Tuono 250 model in the Chinese market as the GPR 250S.

11 Mar 2022

Latest automobiles

Aprilia RS 660 Limited Edition launched; only 1,500 units available

Italian automaker Aprilia unveiled a new limited edition of its RS 660 supersport bike. The new variant has a "Stars and Stripes" paint job to commemorate Aprilia's success in the US's AMA National Road Racing Championship.

28 Feb 2022

Latest automobiles

Aprilia SR GT 200 arrives in the Japanese market

Italian automaker Aprilia has finally introduced its SR GT 200 maxi-style scooter in Japan. It is unclear whether it will arrive in India.

22 Jan 2022

Latest automobiles

Aprilia unveils 'Ultra Dark' versions of Tuono V4 and RSV4

Italian automaker Aprilia has revealed the 'Ultra Dark' editions of its Tuono V4 and RSV4 motorbikes. They could arrive in India as well.

25 Nov 2021

Aprilia RS 660

Aprilia unveils new scooters and motorcycles at EICMA 2021

Aprilia has announced a range of two-wheelers at the EICMA 2021. The newly-announced vehicles include the SR GT scooters and the Tuono 660 Factory and RS 660 Limited Edition bikes.

21 Nov 2021

Latest automobiles

Malaguti Mission 125, with sporty looks, launched in Europe

Italian automaker Malaguti has launched its Mission 125 maxi-style scooter in Europe.

17 Nov 2021

TVS Motor Company

2021 Aprilia SR 125 v/s TVS Ntorq 125: A comparison

Aprilia has launched the latest iteration of its SR 125 scooter in India. It has a sporty look and boasts plenty of upgraded features such as all-LED lighting, an LCD instrument cluster, a longer seat, and a more powerful engine.