Aprilia has been a well known name when it comes to performance and pure riding pleasure. The nameplate has a lot of reputation attached to itself. SR 150 is a one of its kind, made for India product with a classy design and a much more relaxed price tag than anything around its price. Here are the 5 must know facts about the recently launched Aprilia SR 150.
5 Must Know Facts About Aprilia SR 150
1) Impressive Price Tag
The best ever price tag for an Aprilia product, the SR 150 comes with a price tag of Rs 64,999 (ex-showroom). At this price tag, it is not even possible to buy a 150 cc motorcycle which is as premium as this new product. The scooter competes against none currently while stands proud when it comes to flagship performance in the segment.
2) Loads of Power
The 154.4 cc, air cooled motor on the Aprilia SR 150 is good for 10.4 BHP at 6750 rpm and 11.4 Nm @ 5000 rpm. It comes mated to an automatic gearbox, providing the ease of riding without gear changing hassles. The scooter can cross 100 kmph with ease while staying at triple digit speeds seems tough on most Indian roads. The low kerb weight of just 122 kgs add more fun to the SR 150.
3) Frame & Suspension
The SR 150 is built on a different frame in comparison to the Vespa 150. The new steel frame is good as it provides a good amount of comfort and stability to the rider as well as pillion. The front uses a 32 mm telescopic forks while the rear has a single arm shock absorber. The setup is a bit on the stiffer side, providing ultimate control over the vehicle.