IAB reader spots the Aprilia SR 125 at a dealership

06/01/2018 - 10:26 | ,   | Praveen M

IAB reader Armaan Jain has spotted the Aprilia SR 125 at a dealership, ahead of its launch. The scooter comes in two colour variants- Blue and Silver.

Aprilia SR 125 Blue Silver spied by IAB reader
The scooter sports the same double barrel headlights as the SR 150.

The SR 125 was spotted undergoing tests in July last year. The Aprilia SR 125 sports slightly different graphics. The seat comes in a single tone black colour, as opposed to the dual tone seat in the SR 150. Powering the Aprilia SR 125 is likely the Vespa VXL/SXL 125’s engine. In the Vespa, the 125cc 3-valve OHC engine makes 10.06 PS at 7,500 rpm; and 10.6 Nmat 6,000 rpm. The engine mates with a continuously variable transmission.

Aprilia SR 125 Silver spied by IAB Reader
The design language of the SR 125 is similar to that of the SR 150.

Expect Aprilia to tune the engine to match with the sporty scooter’s character. Cycle parts include telescopic front fork, and single rear shock absorber. The scooter comes to a halt using disc brake at the front and drum at the rear. It is likely that the SR 125 will use the same 120/70 tubeless tyres (front and rear) as the SR 150.

Also Read: Aprilia SR 125 India launch in few weeks – Report

In the sporty 125 cc scooter segment, the SR 125’s only rival is the Honda Grazia. Expect Aprilia to showcase the scooter, as well as the SR 150 in new colours at the 2018 India Auto Expo.

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