2011 Aprilia Scarabeo 500 ie

2011 Aprilia Scarabeo 500 ie
MSRP $6,299

Style, performance and power are what draws attention to the Aprilia Scarabeo 500ie. Easy to handle and maneuver this is perfect for commuting and errand running. With the fuel prices so high why would you throw money away if you don’t have to?

ModelScarabeo 500 ie
Engine TypeSingle cylinder four stroke. Single overhead cam (SOHC), 4 valves
Engine Displacement460cc
Bore Stroke92 mm x 69 mm
Compression Ratio10.5:1
Fuel SystemElectronic fuel injection.
IgnitionElectronic CDI ignition with automatic timing.
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionAutomatic variator. Automatic centrifugal dry clutch
Final DriveGearbox.
Rake TrailNA
Seat HeightNA
Front Suspension40 mm hydraulic fork. Wheel travel 103 mm
Rear SuspensionEngine acting as swingarm. 2 double acting shock absorbers w/4 spring preload
Front BrakeTwin 260 mm stainless steel discs. Floating calipers w/2 parallel pistons.
Rear Brake240 mm stainless steel disc. Fixed caliper with two pistons. Integral braking system
Front Tire110/70-16 TL
Rear Tire150/70-14 TL
Fuel Capacity3.48 gal. with 0.79 gallons in reserve
Dry Weight416.67 lbs.

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