The Italian maufacturer Aprilia has finally launched its most affordable scooter SR 150 in the country. The introductory price for the is Rs. 65,000 (ex-showroom, Delhi). Many scooter lovers have been eagerly waiting for this 150cc scooter because of the practicality and the performance it can offer. Besides performance, it is also one of the most most attractive looking scooters available in India.
You would notice that the SR 150 scooter has its design borrowed from the bigger Aprilia scooters. It has got a European appeal which is reflected from its slender frame, sport inspired graphics and dual headlight cluster. It would get its power from the 149cc single-cylinder engine which can deliver 11.4 Bhp and 11.5 Nm of torque. The motor is mated to an automatic transmission. The Aprilia SR 150 seems to be an enthusiast oriented scooter which has impressive handling, a stiffer suspension setup and excellent braking system which is taken care of by front disc and a rear drum brakes.
The Aprilia SR 150 is being locally produced in India due to which the model has been priced competitively. The scooter is being produced at the Piaggio's Baramati facility and will be sold through the showrooms of Vespa and Motoplex showrooms. Deliveries are expected to begin soon.
For detailed specs about Aprilia SR 150 visit: http://autos.maxabout.com/bikes/aprilia/sr/sr-150