Aprilia SR 125 shares its design language with bigger sibling SR 150; gets the same 125 cc engine as Vespa VXL
Aprilia garnered pretty good attention with its SR 150 sporty scooter that comes with a blended look between a motorcycle and a scooter. Now, the brand has unveiled a more affordable and less powerful product at the Auto Expo 2018 that is christened as SR 125. Aprilia SR 125 shares the same aggressive and sporty look as the SR 150 and it takes energy from a 125 cc engine that works in Vespa VXL.
With its more affordable pricing and unique styling along with sporty stance, the Aprilia SR 125 will certainly be able to lure the buyers towards itself. This scooter will also help the brand to post a greater sales result in coming future. Meanwhile, let us take a look at the all-new scooter’s details.
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Aprilia SR 125 India Launch
|Aprilia SR 125 India Launch||2018 Auto Expo|
Aprilia SR 125 has been launched in India at the ongoing 2018 Auto Expo and it costs around Rs. 3,000 cheaper than its bigger SR150 sibling.
Aprilia SR 125 India Price
|Expected Price||Rs. 65,310 (ex-showroom, New Delhi)|
Aprilia SR 125 premium sporty scooter is priced in Indian market at Rs. 65,310 (ex-showroom, New Delhi), which is cheaper than the 150 cc variant. It will give slightly better fuel economy as well.
Aprilia SR 125 Engine and Specification
|Engine||125 cc single-cylinder, air-cooled|
|Maximum Power||10.6 hp @ 7,500 rpm|
|Maximum Torque||10.6 Nm @ 6,000 rpm|
Aprilia SR 125 is powered by a 125 cc single-cylinder, air-cooled engine that is coupled with a CVT. This engine works in the Vespa VXL as well. The 125 cc motor is well capable of churning out 10.6 hp of peak power at 7,500 rpm and 10.6 Nm of peak torque at 6,000 rpm. This would also generate better mileage compared to the SR 150.
|Front Brake||220 mm disc|
|Rear Disc||140 mm drum|
|Front Suspension||Telescopic forks|
|Rear Suspension||Monoshock absorber|
Aprilia SR 125 comes running on 14-inch alloy wheels just like its bigger sibling, while the braking and suspension equipments too are same. This sporty scooter gets a 220 mm front disc brake and a 140 mm rear drum brake as well. For suspension duty, it relies on telescopic front forks and monoshock absorber at the back.
Aprilia SR 125 Dimension
|Ground Clearance||155 mm|
Aprilia SR 125 measures 1,985 mm in length and it has a width of 703 mm. The scooter has 1,166 mm of height and it also gets 1,365 mm of wheelbase. Thanks to its 155 mm of impressive ground clearance this scooter is well capable of tackling the potholes.
Aprilia SR 125 Design
Aprilia SR 125 comes with the same design as the Aprilia SR 150. This scooter gets a sporty and bold look visible from every angle thanks to the appearance that makes it look like a blend between a bike and a scooter. The headlamp is positioned at the centre of the front cowl, while the handlebars come with integrated turn indicators.
A large informative display at instrument cluster ads zing to the scooter, while a spacious footboard area ensures comfortable riding position along with well cushioned seat. At the back, it gets a compact taillight and grab-rail adding style. The alloy wheels, raised stance, black paint scheme are the other design elements of this scooter.
Aprilia SR 125 Rivals
Aprilia SR 125 will come challenging Suzuki Access 125 and Honda Activa 125.