2011 Piaggio MP3 500

2011 Piaggio MP3 500
MSRP $8,899

Quick and safe, the Piggio MP3 500 darts in and out of city traffic as if it’s quite at home. You can say goodbye to parking problems and the size of a maxi sccoterm it has an absolutely innovative feature: the ‘roll lock’ Electronic front suspension lock which allows it to park anywhere, even without the stand provided. Simply press a button on the handlebar to activate the system and the vehicle safely supports itself.

ModelMP3 500
Engine TypeSingle-cylinder MASTER, 4-stroke, 4-valve electronic injection catalysed
Engine Displacement492.7cc
Bore Stroke94 mm x 71 mm
Compression RatioNA
Fuel SystemNA
IgnitionElectronic inductive discharge and variable spark advance in electronic unit
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionTwist and go automatic CVT torque server
Final DriveNA
Rake TrailNA
Seat Height30.9 in.
Wheelbase61 in.
Front SuspensionParalellogram composed of 4 aluminum arms supporting 2 steering tubes
Rear SuspensionOscillating engine fixed to frame w/swingarm, 2 dual effect hydraulic shock absorb
Front BrakeStainless steel double disk, 240 mm, two-piston caliper
Rear BrakeStainless steel disk, 280 mm, floating two piston caliper
Front Tire120/70-12 TL
Rear Tire140/70-14 TL
Fuel Capacity3.2 gal.
Dry Weight538 lbs.