@ Aprilia SR150 Race Edition
At the Auto Expo 2016 in New Delhi, Aprilia showcased a nifty little scooter called the Aprilia SR 150. Before the year ending, that scooter with a 150 cc heart coming to rode into Indian roads. The Aprilia SR 150 made it possible for Indians to boast of an Aprilia in their garage and also proved that scooters can also be fun and sporty. Now, Aprilia is all set to launch another version of the scooter in a day on 9 February 2017 in Mumbai. The Aprilia SR 150 sport Edition has been talked about for a while now, and this time it has been confirmed to arrive in India.
It’s been just a few months since Aprilia launched its very first scooter in the Indian market, the SR 150. Now they have come up with a second scooter offering, the SR 150 sport edition which is set to launch tomorrow. The new scooter gets new Maze Grey body colour with a new race graphics. The Aprilia SR 150 is specially created for racers, for them Racing is not just about one thing, but it is about many. It is not just about winning – even the best lose, but they don’t give up.
Mechanically, the Aprilia SR 150 Race Edition comes with an 11.54PS/11.50Nm air-cooled 154.4cc engine, single-pot. The engine delivers around 11.3 bhp of power and 11.5 Nm of torque at 7,000 and 5,500 rpm respectively. Aprilia SR 150 gives 0-60kmph run in 6.32s and achieved a top speed of 104kmph, the fastest of any Indian scooter. It also delivered an overall fuel efficiency of 35kmpl, with a 6-litre fuel tank and a continuously variable transmission linked to the engine. The scooter comes with 14-inch alloy wheels and has a 220mm front disc and a 140mm rear drum.
Aprilia SR150 Race Edition Specifications:
- Engine: 154.4 cc single-cylinder SOHC air-cooled carburetted Maximum
- Power: 1 1.55 PS at 7,000 rpm
- Maximum Torque: 11.5 Nm at 6,500 rpm
- Transmission: CVT Automatic Approx
- Mileage: 55 Kmpl Claimed
- Top Speed: 95 kmph
Aprilia SR150 Race Edition Top 12 features:
- Instrument cluster
- Light unit
- Disc brake
- Sporty handlebar
- Racer bike styling
- Sporty dual tone, art leather seat
- Large wheels, wider sport street tyres
- Super smooth drive transmission
- Stylish tail lights
- Conveniently located bag hook
- Sports styled exhaust
- Under seat storage and USB.
Aprilia SR150 Race Edition Available colours:
- Glossy White
- Matt Black.
Aprilia SR150 Race Edition Expected Price At launch, given the premium stature of Aprilia, the standard SR150 was expected to be price rate of Rs. 65,000 was indeed a stunner. The new Race Edition that could be offered in limited numbers should have its price increased between Rs. 5,000 and Rs. 8,000. It will be manufactured at Piaggio Indian facility in Baramati, pune dist., Maharashtra alongside the Vespa cousins.