2009 Piaggio BV Tourer 500

2009 Piaggio BV Tourer 500
MSRP $6,299

Before you get in your car on Monday morning, ask yourself this, Are you looking forward to your commute? Get yourself a BV and you will. Twist the throttle and traffic disappears behind you. Powered by a Piaggio single cylinder, four-stroke engine with an automatic transmission, the BV is the ideal vehicle for stop-and-go situations.

ModelBV Tourer 500
Engine TypeSingle Cylinder
Engine Displacement244cc
Bore Strokena
Compression Rationa
Fuel Systemna
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionAutomatic CVT
Final Drivena
Rake Trailna
Seat Height30.9 in.
Wheelbase57.9 in.
Front SuspensionTelecsopic 4.1in. travel
Rear SuspensionDual hydraulic shocks, four position spring preload, 3.5 in. travel
Front BrakeDisc brake
Rear BrakeDisc brake
Front Tire110/70-16
Rear Tire140/70-16
Fuel Capacity2.6 gal.
Dry Weight328 lbs.