2013 Aprilia Scarabeo 500 ie

2013 Aprilia Scarabeo 500 ie

The Aprilia Scarabeo 500 ie is made for maximum comfort with supreme riding satisfaction. It is comfortable and is the lightest in its class. It has a 460cc single cylinder four stroke engine, that has electronic fuel injection and an automatic transmission. It weighs in at 416 pounds and 40 mm hydraulic fork front suspension.

ModelScarabeo 500 ie
Engine Typesingle cylinder four stroke. 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
Final DriveGearbox
Rake TrailNA
Seat Height30.7 in.
Wheelbase60 in.
Front Suspension40 mm hydraulic fork. Wheel travel 103 mm
Rear SuspensionEngine acting as swingarm. Two double acting shock absorbers with 4 spring preload
Front BrakeTwin 260 mm stainless steel discs. Floating calipers w/two parallel pistons.
Rear Brake240 mm stainless steel disc. Fixed caliper with two pistons. Integral braking system
Front TireNA
Rear Tire150/70-14
Fuel Capacity3.4 gal. with 0.79 in reserve
Dry Weight416 lbs.

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