Thanks to its versatile character, the 2014 Piaggio Typhoon feels at home both in the city but also at cruising speeds. Thanks to its spacious seat, compact size and flat footrest the scooter delivers a fairly comfortable riding position.
Perhaps it goes without saying that the scooter was built with efficiency in mind. Therefore, is scores a gas mileage of 144 mpg. This performance is achieved thanks to the efficient 49cc, 4-stroke, 4-valve, SOHC engine. Cranking out a maximum power of 3.4 KW at 9,500 rpm and 3.8 Nm of torque at 8,000 Rpm the engine has the potential to propel the scooter to a maximum speed of 40 mph. Its power is kept in leash by a modern CVT transmission.
You also get a 1.9 gallons fuel tank, two color options (Neptune Blue and Shiny Black), 220 Mm front disc brakes and rear 140 Mm drum brakes.
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2014 Piaggio Typhoon 50: Ideal for cruising and fun
Get up to 144 mpg and reach speeds up to 40 mph on the Piaggio Typhoon 50. A dynamic and solid vehicle with a four stroke - four valve engine, the Typhoon 50 delivers impressive performance with an extraordinary 144 mpg and a 1.8 gallon tank (the largest fuel tank in its class). Easy to ride thanks to its compact size and flat footrest, you’ll be styling with the simple and sleek Italian design of the Typhoon 50.
2014 Piaggio Typhoon 50 Key Features:
• New, fuel efficient four-stroke, four-valve 50cc motor
• Amazingly low fuel consumption: 144 mpg
• 14” alloy wheels for agility and stability—far superior to steel
• Front disc brake
• Underseat storage for helmet
• Largest fuel tank in its class
|ENGINE TYPE||4-stroke 4-valve|
|CYLINDER CAPACITY||49 cc|
|BORE X STROKE||39mm/41,35mm|
|MAX POWER AT SHAFT||3.4 kW at 9,500 rpm|
|MAX TORQUE||3.8 Nm at 8,000 rpm|
|MAX SPEED||40 mph|
|FUEL TANK CAPACITY||1.9|
|GAS MILEAGE||144 mpg|
|GEARS||’Twist ’n go’ automatic CVT|
|CLUTCH||Automatic centrifugal dry clutch|
|CHASSIS||High-strength steel single cradle|
|FRONT SUSPENSION||Telescopic hydraulic fork, stroke: 76 mm|
|REAR SUSPENSION||Single hydraulic shock absorber, stroke: 86mm|
|FRONT BRAKE||220 mm disc brake with two-piston floating caliper|
|REAR BRAKE||140 mm drum brake|
|FRONT TIRE||Tubeless, 120/70 14"|
|REAR TIRE||Tubeless, 120/70 14"|
|TYPE APPROVAL||EPA and CARB|
|COLORS||Neptune Blue, Shiny Black|
|WARRANTY||2-year unlimited-mileage warranty.|
|*Limits are outlined in the warranty booklet. See dealer for details.|