Diecast bike – MV Agusta Brutale 1090R – 1:12 (Maisto)

The MV Agusta motorcyle company of Italy released the Brutale series 1090RR in 2010. Tagged under the concept of naked bikes,  The bike is a 1078 cc sportbike having a four cyclinder liquid cooled. The bike is known for its design, performance and engineering with a very good dualmode ABS system for normal and race biking mode taking care of extreme braking and helping the rear wheel to continue to be in contact with the road. The headlight equipped with LED adds appeal to the overall look of the bike and offers perfect lighting for driving conditions ensuring safety, however the headlights make it appear as if the bike has lowered itself to spring up into action, similar to a dog bending its head before it enters into the the mood to fight its opponent. The design of the wheels in this bike make them quite lighter given to the use of slender spokes, cutting out the weight as feasible.

Coming to the diecast model, Masito has done a decent work on the 1:12 scale model and has taken care of the minute details of the bike. The model has a kick stand that moves. The wheels roll about smoothly. The rear tyre of the bike has nice spring suspensions which make the shocks move. The tyre rim in the front tyre brings down the beauty of the bike when observed carefully from near as the material used for the rims is not upto the mark. Its not firm and needs to be manually adjusted back to its orginal position.

The model looks stylish given to its unique complex style and worth add beauty to your collectible. It is available online in Amazon, Flipkart, Firstcry currently in India. One could also get them at any shopper’s stop, toy store, landmark costing around Rs. 650. The original imported bike costs around Rs. 25-28 lakhs in India, at the time of writing.


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