Aprilia Nepal is well known for the scooters and their recent launch was Aprilia SXR 160. SXR 160 is a maxi scooter from Aprilia. Maxi means big and powerful scooters. The official distributor of Aprilia Automobiles in Nepal is MV Dugar Group. They are also the authorized distributors of Vespa, Mahindra, Royal Enfield and many other brands. It is the reason that Vespa scooters are also seen in Aprilia showrooms.
Meanwhile, there are few Aprilia bikes available too in Nepal. Aprilia has its other models like: SR 125, Storm 125, SR 150 and SR 150 Race Edition. Now, with the Aprilia SXR 160, they have expanded their lineup of Aprilia scooters. So, let’s check out the full specifications, features and price of Aprilia SXR 160 in Nepal with availability.
Aprilia SXR 160 Key Specifications
|Body Dimension||:||1960 x 803 x 1205 mm (l x w x h)|
|Ground Clearance||:||160 mm|
|Kerb Weight||:||129 Kg|
|Max Power||:||10.9 PS @ 7100 RPM|
|Max Torque||:||11.6 Nm @ 6000 RPM|
|Drive Type||:||Belt Drive|
|Fuel Capacity||:||7 L|
|Fuel System||:||Fuel Injection (FI)|
|Mileage||:||35-40 Km/L (approx.)|
|Brakes||:||Hydraulic Disc 220 mm with ABS (Front) 140 mm Drum (Rear)|
|Suspensions||:||30 mm Telescopic (Front) Mono Shock aligned at left (Rear)|
Aprilia SXR 160 Overview
The SXR 160 is a maxi scooter which is huge and powerful than other normal scooters. It looks heavier but weighs only 129 Kgs. It has aggressive looking LED headlights with DRLs. Moreover, it has a big windshield visor in front. If compared with other maxi scooters that are currently available in Nepal, Aprilia SXR is a straight competition for them. It has a huge storage capacity under the seat.
So, Aprilia SXR 160 has a 160.3 cc displacement with max power of 10.9 PS @ 7100 RPM and max torque of 11.6 Nm @ 6000 RPM. It is a single cylinder liquid cooled, SOHC, 3 valves, belt drive engine. And of course, it is a BS6 compliant engine.
We normally hear about the FI (Fuel Injection) system on motor bikes. But somewhat like other maxi scooters, this one also comes with the FI system engine. Talking about the fuel, the fuel tank capacity is 7 liters only. Where it might look like it has a smaller fuel tank compared to the scooter size. But compared to the Suzuki Burgman 125, it has 5.5 liters only and the Yamaha’s NMAX 155 has 6.6 liters.
Wheels and Suspensions
The SXR 160 comes with 12-inch Aluminum alloy wheels. Both front and rear wheel comes with 120/70-R12 size tires. Moreover, it comes with a 30mm telescopic fork whereas the rear is built with left aligned mono suspension.
Moving to the safety features, the front is provided with disc brake which is compiled with ABS (Anti-lock Braking System). However, the rear comes with a drum brake and obviously no ABS feature. The front disc measures 220 mm in diameter. Similarly, the rear drum measures 140 mm in diameter.
This scooter has many features, one of them is single channel ABS. Others are LCD digital consoles, LED lights, Bluetooth, Charging point and many more. It shows all the indicators digitally on the console.
Moreover, the seat height is 775 mm which isn’t that high. It has a ground clearance of 160 mm and wheelbase of 1363 mm. There is boot light as well in the storage area, so that riders can check on stuff in the dark surrounding.
Aprilia SXR 160 Price in Nepal and Availability
This scooter is officially available in Nepal for purchase. The Aprilia SXR 160 price in Nepal is NPR 4,24,000. Though it was launched at the price of Rs. 4,06,000, it received a price hike. It is available in four different colors: Black, Blue, Red and White.
|Scooter Model||Price in Nepal|
|Aprilia SXR 160||NPR 4,24,000|