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swingarm

(ˈswɪŋˌɑːm)
n
the main part of the rear suspension on a motorcycle
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The model has the same Panigale V4 like front profile, a single-sided swingarm as opposed to double-sided unit on the existing 959 and a new and bigger exhaust canister.
Not to mention the painted seat cowl and clear anodised swingarm. The padding on the bullet seat is nothing to shout about, but the clip-on bars with risers give a comfortable ride position - yet also encourage you to adopt that classic flat-on-the-tank pose.
Tribune News Network DOHA The MotoGP 2019 season lung-opener -- the VisitQatar Grand Prix -- was caught in controversy as riders from four teams protested against Andrea Dovizioso's victory for Mission Winnow Ducati Team due to use of rear swingarm. At the Losail International Circuit on Sunday, the Italian Dovizioso edged defending world champion Marc Marquez narrowly to post his second back-to-back triumph.
It was an orange and black Suzuki modified with an extended swingarm. The longer swingarm projected the rear wheel farther behind the cycle, as if for drag racing.
The MX1 machine, which gets a new frame and swingarm for 2018 as well as an engine that produces more power and a flatter torque curve, has been developed with the input of Suzuki's factory MXGP racers Kevin Strijbos and Arminas Jasikonis, who have raced the bikes for the first time this season.
Even the swingarm, born from Aprilia's experience in competitions, is a rigid and ultra-light mix of cast and pressed aluminium elements.
As on the RR, an adjustable upsidedown fork and a dual swingarm with adjustable central spring strut guide the wheels front and rear.
Its tubular steel frame features a twin spine swingarm and front Showa 47mm forks.
2ATC Alignment Issues It's crucial to maintain proper ATC swingarm alignment.
Similarly, the rear suspension consists of a single Sachs shock linked to a double-sided swingarm and no adjustable linkage as found on the 1199 Panigale.
The enhanced design and dynamic styling of the Gold Wing makes it an aerodynamically refined touring powerhouse.The lightweight and rigid twin-spar aluminium frame and single-sided Pro-Arm swingarm delivers stability neutral and responsive handling.