Aprilia has launched the updated version of its performance scooter, the SR160, in India at a starting price of INR 117,494 (ex-showroom). The company also launched the updated SR125 at INR 107,595 (ex-showroom).
The sports scooter borrows its design and technology inspiration from the company's flagship motorcycle, the RSV4. The new SR160 features RS-GP inspired graphics, LED headlight and position light, 210 cm2 digital instrument cluster, dual style seat and knuckle guard. The new scooter is available in White, Blue, Grey, Red and Matte Black colours.
The scooter continues to be powered by the 160 cc engine that produces 10.8 hp and 11.6 Nm. Like all previous models in the SR range, the new SR160 features big sporty alloy wheels wrapped in 120/70 14-inch tubeless rubber. Large 220 mm dual hydraulic caliper disk brake at the front with ABS (Antilock Braking System) takes care of the new scooter's braking. The scooter has a long wheelbase of 1,365 mm and a ground clearance of 169 mm that aid in excellent ride quality over any surface.
Customers can book the new SR160 at a nominal price of INR 5,000 by visiting their nearest dealership or on the company’s e-commerce website.
Diego Graffi, Chairman and Managing Director, Piaggio India, said, "It gives me immense pleasure to announce the launch of the new Aprilia SR 160 range. The evolution of brand Aprilia is very interesting in India, SR as an innovative design with big wheels in scooters has already created a segment of Aprilia experience seekers, SR has been a benchmark scooter and the first to offer the great engineering tech like ABS, 160 cc 3V Tech FI, high-performance engine, its new design evolution will make riders rejoice the brand experience evermore."
Adding to it, Sudhanshu Agrawal, Head – Two-Wheeler Business, Piaggio India, said, "The all-new SR 160 is set to take the market by a storm. New SR is an exciting representation of the latest Aprilia brand look, it's going to enhance its prominence on the road with a new imposing stance and with the best technology incorporated, representing the true Aprilia spirit and will be elevating the experience to its fans." (MT)