The Piaggio MP3 250 is an innovative three wheeler that can deal great with the city traffic, but also with longer journeys. The Piaggio MP3 250 is backed up by a revolutionary two-wheel tilting front suspension technology, which provides superior stability and agility. At the heart of the vehicle sits a 244.3 cc, single-cylinder quasar, 4-stroke, 4-valve, liquid cooled engine which generates a maximum power of 22.5 bhp and 21 Nm of torque at 6,750 rpm. The unit can propel the Piaggio MP3 250 to a maximum speed of 77 mph and delivers a mileage of 60-65 mpg.
The stopping power is handled by front and rear 240 Mm stainless steel brake discs. As far as wheels are concerned, they come with front 120/70, 12" and rear 130/70, 14" tires.
The Piaggio MP3 250 is offered with a starting price of $7,199.
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Ideal For Commuting, Weekend Getaways and Long-distance touring
The first of the revolutionary Piaggio MP3 three-wheel scooters, providing safety, road grip and stability levels that no two-wheeler can match. Its power, performance and ease of use make for a very entertaining ride.
The Piaggio MP3 is the only scooter on the market with two-wheel tilting front suspension technology, an innovative system which results in enhanced rider stability and safety. Its power, performance and ease of use make for a very entertaining ride. The ultimate commuting scooter is available in 250cc or 400cc displacements to offer unprecedented performance and safety.
2014 Piaggio MP3 250 Key Features:
• Single cylinder, four-stroke Piaggio Master engine
• Innovative parallelogram front suspension technology
• Electro-hydraulic suspension locking system
• 40-degree lean angle for ultimate maneuverability
• 3 steel disc brakes (requires 20% less braking distance)
• Sophisticated styling and plenty of storage
|ENGINE TYPE||Single-cylinder QUASAR, 4-stroke, 4-valve|
|CYLINDER CAPACITY||244.3 cc|
|BORE X STROKE||2.8" / 3.1"|
|MAX POWER AT SHAFT||22.5 bhp|
|MAX TORQUE||21 Nm at 6,750 rpm|
|MAX SPEED||77 mph|
|FUEL TANK CAPACITY||3.2|
|GAS MILEAGE||60-65 mpg|
|DISTRIBUTION||Electronic injection system|
|LUBRICATION||Wet sump, 1000 cc capacity|
|IGNITION||Port injected Alfa/n type with closed loop system|
|GEARS||’Twist ’n go’ automatic CVT|
|CHASSIS||Twin cradle made of high-strength steel tubes|
|FRONT SUSPENSION||Parallelogram supporting two steering tubes|
|REAR SUSPENSION||Two dual effect hydraulic shocks|
|FRONT BRAKE||240 mm stainless steel discs|
|REAR BRAKE||240 mm stainless steel discs|
|FRONT TIRE||120/70, 12"|
|REAR TIRE||130/70, 14"|
|DRY WEIGHT||493 lbs|
|TYPE APPROVAL||EPA and CARB|
|COLORS||Gray, Graphite Black|