Dragster 800 RR has been launched in India by MV Agusta at a starting price of Rs. 18.73 lakh, ex-showroom. The Dragster 800 will be launched in 3 variants, 800 RR and 800 RR America, and 800 RR Pirelli and shall be priced at 18.73 lakh, 18.73 lakh ,and Rs. 21.50 lakh respectively.
Cosmetically, the Dragster 800 RR resembles Brutale 800 RR but comes with minor changes such as shorter tail section, wire-spoke wheels, etc. The 800 RR Pirelli gets black and yellow design with Pirelli decals and gets a unique rubber fuel tank and fairing, while the 800 RR America gets a American flag themed red, white and blue color combination.
The Dragster 800 series is powered by 798cc liquid-cooled 3-cylinder engine which can produce 138 BHP of peak power at 13,100 rpm and churn 87 Nm of torque at 10,100 rpm. It sports Marzocchi upside-down fork (USD) at the front and Sachs monoshock at the rear. The dragster rides on Pirelli Diablo SuperCorsa SPs, 120/70/R17 tyre at the front and a 200/55/ZR17 at the rear.
Braking of the Dragster 800 is taken care by Brembo brakes with 320 mm, twin disc setup at the front and a 210 mm, single disc brake assembly at the rear and includes safety features such as eight-level traction control, four rideing modes and Bosch ABS with rear lift mitigation system.