2014 Piaggio Typhoon 50

2014 Piaggio Typhoon 50
MSRP $1,999

The Piaggio Typhoon 50 will be able to ride up to 40 miles-per-hour on ideal conditions with the 49cc four stroke engine that is fuel efficient. With the largest fuel tank in its class the 1.8 gallon fuel tank you can get up to 144 miles per gallon as you coast along. The Piaggio Typhoon 50 can hold your helmet in the under seat storage, is sleek, slim and compact.

ModelTyphoon 50
Engine TypeFour-stroke, four valve, SOHC
Engine Displacement49cc
Bore Stroke39 mm x 41.3 mm
Compression RatioNA
Fuel SystemNA
Starting SystemElectric
Transmission'Twist 'n go' automatic CVT
Final DriveNA
Rake TrailNA
Seat Height30.3 in.
Wheelbase53.1 in.
Front SuspensionTelescopic hydraulic fork, stroke: 76 mm
Rear SuspensionSingle hydraulic shock absorber, stroke: 86 mm
Front Brake220 mm disc brake with two-piston floating caliper
Rear Brake140 mm drum brake
Front TireNA
Rear TireNA
Fuel Capacity1.8 gal.
Dry Weight242 lbs.

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