When did all Rc8s go to the 1190?

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When did all Rc8s go to the 1190?

Postby tristo990 » Mon Nov 18, 2013 8:45 am

Gents and Gentettes, I vaguely recall at some point during the life of the single spark Rc8 engines that they dropped the 1150 all together and both bikes got the 1195. Does anyone recall which year the base model Rc8 got the bigger donk? Did this even happen? Am I drinking the kool aid?



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Re: When did all Rc8s go to the 1190?

Postby ktmguy » Mon Nov 18, 2013 8:56 am

Not sure, but I believe when they introduced the R model. Anyone?
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Re: When did all Rc8s go to the 1190?

Postby Millar » Mon Nov 18, 2013 2:58 pm

All the R versions have the bigger engine. It started with the 09 Rc8r, and then the twin spark models came out with the bigger lump.

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Re: When did all Rc8s go to the 1190?

Postby gringo » Mon Nov 18, 2013 6:10 pm

please sir please sir can i answer; jajajaajajjaaa i may be wrong but i believe the first 2008 rc8s were 1150 then for 2009 the rc8 went to 1190 and the original 2009 rc8r was slightly more than that.

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