Saturday, September 30, 2023

Replica is the recipe that makes the great Italian scooter less of an SUV and more of a crossover

He SUV segment of motorcycles It is still booming and has become an attractive option for more and more motorcyclists and, why not say, a smart purchase that combines versatility and comfort. We’re talking about a whole wave of scooters that get an off-road aesthetic, but also have a setup and tires that, while not designed for big off-road adventures, make it easier to use on broken, dirt tracks and the obstacles that come with them are in abundance in our cities. .

replica It is one of the names with the greatest history and experience in the world of Italian motorcycles. The seal with which Aprilia transfers the image of its competition motorcycles to the road.

Today we are not talking about a sports motorcycle, but about this 125cc and 200cc scooters from the Venetian brand And new Aprilia SR GT Replica whose novelties, as we will see, go beyond the props and the paintwork and the Now it will be less SUV, more crossover.

Aprilia SR GT Replica is Aprilia’s SUV scooter with an adventurous design, whose aesthetics in the replica version are inspired by MotoGP liveries and features a more crossover road setup with asphalt tires

A real two-wheeled SUV

The The Aprilia SR GT 125 is an urban SUV motorcycle with a scooter body and trail features.. Single cylinder engine, liquid cooling and 14.96 hp of power in the 125 cc version to exceed the limits that allow use with a B license or the A1. For those who need additional power for out-of-town forays, it is also available as the Aprilia SR GT 200 with 174 cm³ and 17.7 hp.

As standard, the Aprilia SR GT 125 has combined braking instead of the ABS that is present in the ABS and sports versions and of course also in the Aprilia SR GT 200.

Aprilia SR-GT 125 (engine)

engine Single cylinder, 4-stroke
Extras Start&Stop system
Change CVT variator
shift 125cc
Maximum Performance 11 kW (14.96 hp) and 8,750 rpm
maximum torque 12 Nm at 6,500 rpm
Bore x stroke 52mm x 58.7mm
cooling Fluid
Feed Electronic injection
begin Electric
coupling Dry centrifuge

Less SUV, more crossover

As is usual with this species SUV Focus Motorcycles The Aprilia SR GT 125 has suspensions with tuning and travel that enable use off-road and on uneven terrain, as well as mixed tires. The latter is the feature that was omitted in the replica version in order to bet on it a crossover approach, a little more sportiness and improved performance on asphalt. An interesting point that not only makes the replica version visually attractive and ultimately fits into the purchasing decision of many motorcyclists who will ultimately not leave the asphalt with this scooter.

But the key to the replica version lies, as it could hardly be, in its aesthetics. Aprilia relies on a livery, decorations and stickers inspired by the RS-GP livery with which riders Aleix Espargaró and Maverick Viñales compete in MotoGP.

Aprilia SR-GT 125 (partial cycle)

Front suspension Hydraulic telescopic fork
travel 120mm
Rear suspension Double hydraulic shock absorber
travel 102mm
Front brakes Hydraulic, 260mm disc
Rear brakes Hydraulic, 220mm disc
CBS/ABS CBS, ABS optional
front wheel 110/80 – 14″
rear wheel 130/70 – 13″

Prices of the renewed Aprilia SR GT range

In the Aprilia SR GT range, the entry-level 125cc version stands out, which at the time of writing is available with attractive offers for 3,599 euros with all offers (the tariff price is 3,999 euros).

As for the replica versions, the Aprilia SR GT 125 replica part for 4,449 euros and the Aprilia SR GT 200 replica for 4,749 euros.

Tariff price offer 2023

SR GT 125 3,999 euros 3,599 euros
SR-GT 125 ABS 4,199 euros 4,199 euros
SR GT Sport 125 4,099 euros 3,699 euros
SR-GT Sport 125 ABS 4,299 euros 4,299 euros
SR-GT 125 replica 4,499 euros 4,499 euros
SR GT 200 4,499 euros 4,499 euros
SR-GT 200 replica 4,749 euros 4,749 euros

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