We are already aware that Runner Automobiles Ltd is the authorized distributor of the renowned Italian brand, Piaggio- Vespa & Aprilia Motorcycles in Bangladesh & finally they unveil their whole product line up through an online soft-launching program. Through this online program, Runner Automobiles Ltd unveils Aprilia GPR150.
Aprilia GPR 150 is a full-fledge sports bike from Aprilia, this bike is made & assembled in India under the supervision of Piaggio, Italy. The bike has a 150cc single-cylinder 4 stroke liquid cooling EFI engine. The engine of the bike produces 17.8 BHP @ 9750 RPM & 14 NM of Torque @ 7500 RPM.
The bike has an aluminum frame with a 300 mm front disc brake & 220 mm rear disc brake. The bike also gets front USD suspensions, rear mono shock suspension, split seat, halogen headlight, underbelly exhaust. As this bike has many European touches hence the handlebar of the bike is a fully fledge sporty handle.
The bike has been given 130 section rear tire with 100 section front tire. The whole bike weighs 140 kg and it has a fuel tank capacity of 15.5 liters. This sports bike has a price tag of 3,90,000 BDT & it will be available in 3 colors.
Aprilia Terra 150 off-roading dual-purpose motorcycle. This bike has been given a water cooling EFI 150cc engine. The engine here also produces the same amount of power as Aprilia GPR150 but here the bike has an 11-liter fuel tank only.
They have given the bike front telescopic suspensions while on the rear mono-shock suspension with spoke wheels instead of alloy wheels. For better traction, they have given the bike 130 section rear tire while upfront they have 100 section tire.
The exhaust of the bike has been mounted beside the seat for better weight distribution. Aprilia Terra 150 has a price tag of 3,25,000 BDT.
Aprilia FX 125 & FX150 – FX series from Aprilia is a commuting segment. Looks-wise there are no major differences between the 125cc or the 150 cc variants. They both use Keihin 22 mm carburetor, 18-liter fuel tank, 5-speed gearbox, EFI engine, front telescopic suspensions while on the rear there are adjustable spring load suspensions, tubeless tires, 240 mm front disc brake while 130 mm rear drum brake.
The engine of FX125 produces 9.7 BHP @ 7500 RPM & 12.3 NM of Torque while the FX150 engine produces 10.5 BHP @ 7000 RPM & 11.5 NM of Torque @ 5500 RPM.
Aprilia Café 150 – this is a unique bike which will be liked only by very few, this is a café racer bike. It has a 150cc DOHC liquid cooling EFI engine same as the Aprilia GPR150. The engine produces the same amount of power & torque. The bike has front USD suspensions while rear mono-shock suspension with a large 300 mm front disc brake with a 220 mm rear disc brake.
The bike has a 13-liter fuel tank with a 6-speed gearbox. Among other features, there are raised handlebar, comfortable seat, upper mount exhaust, 130 section rear tire.
Currently, all the Aprilia motorcycles & Scooters are available at Aprilia motorcycles showroom with the following price tag.
Aprilia Motorcycles Price
|Engine Type||Air-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 2-valve|
|Fuel Supply System||Carburetor|
|Bore x Stroke||N/A|
|Starting Method||Electric start & Kick start|
|Gearbox & Clutch|
|Transmission Type||V-belt automatic|
|Wheel, Brake & Suspension|
|Front Tyre||90/100-10 53J Tubeless|
|Rear Tyre||90/100-10 53J Tubeless|
|Front Brake||Hydraulic single disc brake/Mechanical leading trailing drum brake|
|Rear Brake||Mechanical leading trailing drum brake|
|Front Suspension||Telescopic Fork|
|Rear Suspension||Unit Swing|
|Dimension & Weight|
|Width||700 mm / 690 mm|
|Wheel Base||1,270 mm|
|Ground Clearance||130 mm|
|Seat Height||775 mm|
|Weight||103kg / 105kg|
|Passenger Grab Rail||Yes|
|Engine Kill Switch||No|
|Engine Oil Recommendation||N/A|
|Battery Type||Maintenance Free|
|Head Light||Halogen Bulb, 12V,35/35Wx1|
|Tail Light||12V,21/5W x 1|