Vitpilen 701 2019

A powerful urban icon

The VITPILEN 701 is an immaculately designed street bike that offers a new perspective on urban motorcycling. Driven by a powerful single-cylinder engine, this compact and agile motorcycle is expertly crafted to deliver minimalist styling with exceptional performance and reduced to the bare essence of what a motorcycle should be. Created to suit the unique, progressive lifestyle of modern motorcycling, it delivers a more thrilling, honest and real bike experience.

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Engine

The VITPILEN 701 is powered by a modern 692.7 cc liquid cooled, single-cylinder engine that features the latest design and electronics technology. With a peak horsepower of 55kW (75hp) and 72Nm of torque at 6750 rpm, there is no doubting this motorcycle´s performance potential. The electronic fuel injection is operated by a ride-by-wire system and delivers immediate, sharp and refined power controlled by a standard traction control system. The latest technical solutions such as standard up & down easy shift deliver exceptional ride-ability while innovative production processes and the highest quality materials ensure premium reliability and efficiency, resulting in a long 10,000 km service interval.
Exhaust

Exhaust

The exhaust system on the VITPILEN 701 comprises two parts, a pre-silencer made from steel, and a final silencer, which is finished off with a black coating. The design is integrated in the VITPILEN style and importantly, also ensures the VITPILEN 701 meets strict emissions regulations.

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Silencer bracket

Silencer bracket

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Brakes

The VITPILEN 701 is fitted with hydraulic Brembo disk brake callipers, which are manufactured to the highest standards, and in combination with 320mm front and 240mm rear perforated steel discs, deliver controllable and confident braking performance.The VITPILEN 701 is also fitted with a state-of-the-art Bosch ABS system, ensuring the highest level of safety in varying braking conditions.
Suspension

Suspension

The suspension on the VITPILEN 701 is produced by WP performance systems and is made to exacting standards, ensuring the highest level of quality and craftsmanship. The front suspension features upside down 43 mm forks, while the rear features a monoshock, connected via a linkage to the swingarm. The high-quality components are fully adjustable for constantly changing urban environments.

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Technical Specs

Engine

Displacement
692.7 cm³
Power in KW
55 kW
Design
1-cylinder, 4-stroke engine
Bore
105 mm
Stroke
80 mm
Starter
Electric starter
Lubrication
Forced oil lubrication with 2 oil pumps
Transmission
6-speed
Cooling
Liquid cooled
Clutch
APTC(TM) slipper clutch, hydraulically actuated
EMS
Keihin EMS with RBW, twin ignition

Chassis

Frame design
Chromium-Molybdenum steel trellis frame, powder coated
Front suspension
WP upside-down Ø 43 mm
Rear suspension
WP shock absorber with linkage
Suspension travel (front)
135 mm
Suspension travel (rear)
135 mm
Front brake
Brembo four-piston radial fixed calliper, brake disc
Rear brake
Brembo single-piston floating calliper, brake disc
Front brake disc diameter
320 mm
Rear brake disc diameter
240 mm
ABS
Bosch 9M+ two-channel ABS (disengageable)
Chain
X-Ring 5/8 x 1/4"
Steering head angle
65 °
Ground clearance
140 mm
Seat height
830 mm
Tank capacity (approx.)
12 l
Weight without fuel
157 kg

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