Aprilia India has updated its portfolio with the launch of the new 2022 SR 125 and the SR 160 with prices starting from Rs 1,07,595 onwards. The updated range now comes with features like LED headlight and a fully-digital instrument cluster as compared to the earlier models that came with halogen lights and a semi-digital console. The scooters also come with an redesigned taillight. The Italian brand says the sharper design of the new model should appeal to younger buyers.
The new SR 125 is available in a single variant. The SR 160 is available in three options – Standard, Carbon, and Race.
– SR 125: Rs 1,07,595
– SR 160: Rs 1,17,494
The scooters come with a Global Design language, RS-GP Inspired Graphics in SR-Race, Position Lights, Dual style Seats, Knuckle Guards, New Raised Rear grab, Carbon Texture components, front 220 mm hydraulic dual caliper disc brake along with ABS (Anti-Lock Braking system)and broader tubeless tyres with big 14” alloy wheels. Powering the new SR 160 is the 160 CC BSVI 3V Tech EFI engine, with 11 PS power at 7600 RPM & torque 11.6NM at 6000 rpm. While the SR125 gets powered with the 124.45cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled, three-valve engine that produces 9.78bhp at 7,700rpm and 9.70Nm at 6,000rpm.
Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Diego Graffi, Chairman and Managing Director, Piaggio Indiasaid, “It gives me immense pleasure to announce the launch of the new Aprilia SR 160 range. Evolution of brand Aprilia is very interesting in India, SR as an innovative design with big wheels in scooters has already created a segments of Aprilia experience seekers, SR has been a benchmark scooter and first to offer the great engineering tech like ABS(Antilock braking system), 160 CC 3V Tech FI, High Tech, High Performance Engine, its new design evolution will make riders rejoice the brand experience ever more”
Mr Sudhanshu Agrawal, Head 2-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 latest Aprilia brand look, it’s going to enhance its prominence on the road with new imposing stance and with best technology incorporated, representing the true Aprilia spirit and will be elevating the experience to its fans”, it’s available across all the Aprilia dealerships in India and on Aprilia online shop.”
The suspension on all SR variants includes telescopic front forks and a single spring at the back. The braking on the scooters is a disc brake at the front and a drum unit at the back. The SR 125 uses a combined braking system while the SR 160 gets a single-channel antilock braking system. All variants use 14-inch alloy wheels on both ends. The new SR 160 range will be available on White, Blue, Grey, Red and Matt Black colors.