Aprilia is one of the most respected automobile brands in the country which prides itself on providing all its customers with a power packed vehicle to deliver you a pure riding pleasure. The company is known for making and delivering great vehicles with classy designed to fit into every budget range in India. Its latest offering, the Aprilia SR 150 India provides you with everything you need from an automatic scooter. Today, we present you with the % important things that you must know about this Italian beauty:
Impressive Price Tag
The SR150 is moderately priced with a tag of Rs 64,999 (ex-showroom) for a 150cc model. The automatic scooter provides all its riders with a number of interesting features in a price range where even the premium 150cc bikes would not be able to compete with it. The Aprilia SR stands out proudly among the top automatic scooter from all of its competition in the flagship range, with everyone keeping all eyes firmly fixed on it.
Loads of Power and High Performance
The Aprilia SR150 is well equipped with a very powerful but silent air-cooled, 154.4cc engine. It is able to provide the scooter with a max torque of 11.4 Nm at 5000 rpm and a maximum power of 10.4 Nm at 6750 rpm. The scooter also comes with a mated automatic gearbox to provide the rider with ultimate riding experience without the need to worry about changing gears. It has a low kerb weight at just 122 kg and can reach 100kmph easily without fuss.
Frame and Suspension
In comparison to the frame used to create the Vespa 150cc, the Aprilia SR150 India is on an altogether another level. Made purely out of steel, it provides you and the pillion rider with an uttermost comfort level and high stability while riding the scooter. The front end has a 32mm telescopic fork attached to it whereas the rear end uses a single arm, hydraulic spring shock absorber. The scooter is set up to be on the stiffer side which helps to provide you with the ultimate control over the scooter.
Largest in-class Tires and Alloy Wheels
The SR150 is equipped with the largest-in-class 14-inch allow wheels for better road grip and stability. The wheels are beautifully designed in a 5-spoke, Black finished alloys and have a 120/70 section tubeless tyres wrapped around them. Again, such features are not offered in the bikes in similar engine-range despite being more expensive than the scooter. These tyres provide you with an added protection against sudden puncture because of being tubeless.
Front and Rear Brakes
The Aprilia SR150 India is the marquee scooter, flagship model in terms of the best automatic scooter available in the country. To provide you with added security, the scooter is well-equipped with 220mm front disc brakes which can help you to achieve better braking distance than its rivals. The rear side of the scooter is also fitted with a 140mm drum brake system which is larger than the 110 mm drum brakes used by other rival scooters.
The Last Words
This comes as no surprise that the Aprilia SR150 dominates most of the automatic scooters with its best in-class features and specifications. The scooter is design beautifully and is built to last for long. You can expect no change in the performance of the scooter even after using it for years. The amount of interesting features will always keep you engaged to it and is worthy of such a lofty price tag.