At EICMA 2021, boutique Italian motorbike producer Moto Morini launched the X-Cape, the model’s entry to the quickly rising middleweight journey bike section with a concentrate on off-road functionality. Needless to say, the X-Cape had its work lower out for it, because it’s rivals from extra established producers had a head begin.
Underneath the X-Cape’s rally-esque styling lies a 649cc, liquid-cooled, parallel-twin engine with a most output of 59 horsepower. Given the efficiency figures of some it’s closest rivals such because the Yamaha Ténéré 700 and Aprilia Tuareg 660, the X-Cape appears to be at a slight drawback. It does, nevertheless, attempt to make up for it with premium underpinnings consisting of beefy 50mm inverted forks from Marzocchi, in addition to a totally adjustable rear shock.
Be that as it might, Moto Morini has begun efforts to succeed in prospects with the launch of the X-Cape Off-Road Camp slated to occur from July 8 to 10, 2022. The occasion is about to occur in Tuscany, Italy, and can function Luca Marcotulli because the lead teacher. The skilled Italian rider is a Moto Morini ambassador, and a coach for twin-cylinder, enduro, and maxi enduro riders. He has labored with Moto Morini for off-road programs since March 2022, and has obtained varied prizes and accolades from main nationwide and worldwide competitions.
The 2022 Moto Morini X-Cape Off-Road Camp won’t solely enable fans and potential house owners of the brand new journey bike to have the prospect to check experience the bike, however may also allow them to develop their off-road using abilities. The occasion is open to rookies and consultants alike, who will be capable of good their driving method with the brand new X-Cape, and uncover the bike’s options, in addition to construct the Moto Morini group within the course of.
In a report revealed by Italian motoring publication Moto.IT, Moto Morini common supervisor Alberto Monni said, “The initiative was born with the intention of enhancing the Moto Morini community, made up of people and experiences. It is aimed at all those enthusiasts or interested in our X-Cape, which has become in effect a new symbol of adventuring and of our company. Luca Marcotulli, to whom Moto Morini has been linked for some time, is also a guarantee of quality: a well-experienced enduro rider, a professional trainer and an off-road enthusiast. We are happy with this renewed collaboration in the name of off-road fun.”