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2014 Piaggio Typhoon 50

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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.

Hit the jump for more information on the 2014 Piaggio Typhoon 50.

Overview

Piaggio Typhoon 50

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:

Piaggio Typhoon 50

• 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

Specifications

ENGINE TYPE4-stroke 4-valve
CYLINDER CAPACITY49 cc
BORE X STROKE39mm/41,35mm
MAX POWER AT SHAFT3.4 kW at 9,500 rpm
MAX TORQUE3.8 Nm at 8,000 rpm
MAX SPEED40 mph
FUEL TANK CAPACITY1.9
GAS MILEAGE144 mpg
DISTRIBUTIONSOHC
COOLING SYSTEMAir
LUBRICATIONWet Sump
IGNITIONElectronic
GEARS’Twist ’n go’ automatic CVT
CLUTCHAutomatic centrifugal dry clutch
CHASSISHigh-strength steel single cradle
FRONT SUSPENSIONTelescopic hydraulic fork, stroke: 76 mm
REAR SUSPENSIONSingle hydraulic shock absorber, stroke: 86mm
FRONT BRAKE220 mm disc brake with two-piston floating caliper
REAR BRAKE140 mm drum brake
FRONT TIRETubeless, 120/70 14"
REAR TIRETubeless, 120/70 14"
LENGTH76.3
WIDTH38.3
WHEELBASE53.1
SEAT HEIGHT30.3
DRY WEIGHT242
TYPE APPROVALEPA and CARB
COLORSNeptune Blue, Shiny Black
WARRANTY2-year unlimited-mileage warranty.
*Limits are outlined in the warranty booklet. See dealer for details.
PRICE$1,999


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