Piaggio and MV Dugar Group announced the launch of Aprilia SXR 160, the first scooter to be designed under the new Aprilia design language, on March 7 at an introductory price of Rs 409,900 across all dealerships in Nepal. The event was inaugurated by the Chairman and Managing Director of Piaggio India, Diego Graffi; Chairman of MV Dugar Group, Moti Lal Dugar; Vice Chairman of the Group, Vivek Dugar; and Vice President of the Group, Vijay Mahato.
Diego Graffi, Chairman and Managing Director, Piaggio India said, “We are delighted to launch the much-anticipated premium scooter, Aprilia SXR 160 for all our distinguished customers in Nepal, the Aprilia SXR 160 is an epitome of great style, high performance and great comfort is specifically designed in Italy, we believe that this scooter will set high standards in the Nepal’s premium two-wheeler market and will be a testament of Piaggio’s upcoming plans for Nepal.”
Aprilia SXR 160 incorporates Aprilia’s latest global design language and is fitted with a single-cylinder, 4-stroke, air-cooled, 3 valve fuel injection clean emission engine technology, that produces peak power of 11 PS at 7100 RPM. To deliver the best riding experience and highest level of comfort, Aprilia SXR 160 offers bigger, longer, comfortable and ergonomic seats, crafted in art leather suede feel, detailed with special stitch pattern in grey and red threads. The sharp body lines, geometric contours and high craftsmanship reflect the dynamic premium appeal of SXR 160. The scooter comes with a 12V, 5.0 Ah MF battery and a fuel capacity of 7 litres.
SX160 complemented with 3 coat HD body paint finish, featuring Aprilia signature graphics, paired with matt black design trims inserts along with dark chrome elements. The wrap around LED technology twin crystal head lights and eye line position lights merges with front indicator blinkers to create its unique light play; the diamond reflection wrap around LED taillights with integrated rear blinkers equally generates the much-sought new age appeal. The SXR 160 comes with an Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) along with ventilated disk brake and twin pots calliper hydraulic brake which delivers high braking performance. Aprilia SXR 160 is available in Glossy Red, Matt Blue, Glossy White and Matt Black colours.