D-Lifestyle, the authorized distributor of Aprilia and Vespa two-wheelers in Nepal, is planning to launch their new product Aprilia SR 125 in March of 2018. The Aprilia SR 125 price in Nepal is expected to cross Rs. 1,95,000.
Aprilia scooters are one of the most preferred scooters in Nepali market. The sharp and edgy design of headlight provides a distinct look to its scooters. Aprilia SR 125 comes with a lean body design and plenty of sharp edges around its body which is not present in other brand scooters that are currently present in the Nepali market.
Aprilia SR 125 consists of a single cylinder four stroke two valve air cooled engine. The 124 cc engine of Aprilia SR 125 is capable of producing maximum power of 9.46 BHP at 8500 rpm and maximum torque of 8.2 Nm at 7500 rpm. It uses CVT transmission for more useable power, better fuel economy and a smoother driving experience.
Aprilia SR 125 has a fuel tank of 7 liters which allow its customers travel long distance with worrying about refueling. Moreover, Aprilia SR 125 can be one of the fuel-efficient scooters in Nepal as it provides a mileage of 40 kmpl to 45 kmpl.
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125cc of Aprilia will be one of the light weighted scooters in Nepali market having Kerb weight of only 122 kg. Less weight of Aprilia SR 125 allows the power of scooter to kick in earlier which provides instant throttle response while riding it.
The front suspension of Aprilia SR 125 consists of a Hydraulic telescopic fork with straight stanchions and Rear suspension of Aprilia 125 consists of a single arm with engine crankcase as swinging element, served by a single dual chamber shock with 4-setting adjustable spring preload. Suspension of Aprilia SR 125 provides comfortable rides to its customer and can also handle some off road condition.
What about braking capability of Aprilia SR 125?
The brake is an important factor that cannot be neglected while buying a two-wheeler. Aprilia SR 125 is equipped with 220mm brake disc brake at front and 140 mm drum brake at rear for increasing braking performance in the scooter. So, in order to obtain an adequate amount of grip while braking Aprilia SR 125 is given 14 inches of tubeless tires.
What’s new in Aprilia SR 125?
Some of the features of Aprilia SR 125 that make it different are as follows:
- Lean body design
- Plenty of sharp edges in its body
- CVT transmission for the gearbox purpose
- Large tubeless tires
- Hydraulic Telescopic forks (Front suspension)
- Single side coil spring (Rear suspension)
- Engine Displ. : 124cc
- Maximum Power : 9.46 BHP @ 8500 rpm
- Maximum Torque : 8.2 Nm @ 7500 rpm
- Mileage : 40-45 kmpl
- No Of Gears : Automatic
- Front Brake : 220mm brake disc
- Rear Brake : 140 mm drum
- Wheels Type : Alloy wheels
- Fuel Tank : 6.5 litres
Aprilia SR 125 Price in Nepal (Expected): Rs. 1,95,000+
Aprilia SR 125 has many rivals in the given price segment. The main competitor for Aprilia SR 125 will be Honda Activa 125. Honda Activa generates power of 8.6 Bhp at 6500 rpm but Aprilia SR 125 generates power of 9.46 Bhp at higher rpm of 8500 rpm which is 1 Bhp more power than Honda Activa. Therefore, the power delivery of Aprilia will be in higher RPM whereas Activa gains punch of its power at lower RPM.
Lean body design and sharp edges in Aprilia makes it stand against the crowd in terms of design than other 125cc scooters in Nepali market. Color combination of the color of scooter and stickers provides a sporty look to the scooter. Talking about braking performance of Aprilia SR 125, this two-wheeler has a ven disc brake at the front which increases braking capability of the scooter. Also, Aprilia SR 125 might be priced less than Honda Activa which adds an advantage to SR 125 in Nepali market. Hence, this scooter provides the best bang for the buck.
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