Aprilia SXR 125 launched in India at Rs 1.16 lakh, prices Rs 10,000 lower than SXR 160- Expertise Information, Novi Reporter
tech2 Information WorkersCould 13, 2021 12:19:49 IST
A bit over 5 months on from the launch of the Aprilia SXR 160, the Aprilia SXR 125 has arrived, priced at Rs 1.16 lakh (ex-showroom, Mumbai), which makes it round Rs 10,000 inexpensive than the SXR 160. As its title clearly states, that is an Aprilia SXR with a smaller engine – it’s got a 124.45 cc, single-cylinder engine (the identical one which powers the Aprilia SR 125) making 9.52 hp and 9.2 Nm of torque. These figures are notably decrease than these of the SXR 160, which has a 160cc engine with a complete output of 10.9 hp and 11.6 Nm of torque.
Smaller engine apart, the SXR 125 is sort of similar to the SXR 160 in each different means. The scale stay the identical because the bodywork is unchanged, and it will get the identical all-LED lighting setup, USB charging port, digital instrument cluster with non-compulsory Bluetooth connectivity, a telescopic fork, an adjustable rear monoshock and 12-inch alloy wheels.
Identical to the SXR 160, the SXR 125, too, will get a 220 mm entrance disc brake, and a 140 mm rear drum brake. Nonetheless, one key change is the SXR 125 misses out on the SXR 160’s anti-lock braking system (ABS), and as a substitute will get a combi-braking system (CBS), which is the norm for scooters with engine sizes beneath 125cc.
Color choices, too, stay the identical because the SXR 160, so the SXR 125 may be had in Matt Black, Shiny White, Matt Blue and Shiny Purple schemes.
When it comes to rivals, the Aprilia SXR 125 has to face the Suzuki Burgman Road. Nonetheless, at Rs 84,371 (ex-showroom, Mumbai), the Suzuki prices Rs 32,000 much less, and it’ll be fascinating to see if the Aprilia is ready to discover takers at what’s undoubtedly a lofty value.