Cagiva Raptor 1000 (2000 - 2006)

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Cagiva Raptor 1000 (2000 - 2006)

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Reviewed: by Visordown
TL1000S power and space-age looks, while the Xtra Raptor has trick adjustable suspension and carbon. The Cagiva Raptor 1000 costs costs £7149, the Xtra-Raptor £8199. Nice. It's an unusual sensation; crashing on a familiar corner. It's usually an uphill left, followed by a tightening right then straight on... so why am ...  Continue reading


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Light, fast, easy handling, and about the cheapest bang for my buck I ever had. Motor is indestructible if treated properly and should go on for yonks. I had the seat reupholstered for comfort on long journeys Continue reading...


OK, they're discontinued and some parts are hard to get - but that's why they're so much cheaper than a Monster of the same power, mileage and vintage.  An MV Agusta frame, one of the best V-twins to come out of Japan, styling that is just gorgeous, better reliability than a Duc - if you're Monster shopping, find one of these to take for a test ride first.   And personally I think they handle better than a Monster too.

Posted: 03/08/2010 at 12:04

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Strong motor, cool look.
Typically Italian build quality means this needs looking after
  • Price: £6799.00
  • Year: 2000 - 2006
  • Top speed: 134mph
  • Engine capacity: 996cc
  • Power: 103bhp
  • Torque: 67lb ft
  • Weight: 192kg
  • 0-60: 4.1 seconds

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