The 2013 MY Piaggio MP3 250 is the has the smallest displacement in the MP3 family, sporting a liquid-cooled, four-stroke, 244cc, single cylinder Quasar engine mated to a continuously variable transmission, and can produce 22 horsepower and 21 Nm of torque. The highlights of this model would be the innovative parallelogram front suspension system with an electro-hydraulic suspension locking system, and the 40-degree lean angle, which combine to give it superior cornering abilities. In addition, it comes with plenty of storage space, under the seat and in the front storage compartment. The three steel disc brakes mean a braking distance shortened by 20% and make it one of the safest machines available on the market.
|engine specs||Type:||liquid-cooled, single-cylinder QUASAR, four-stroke, four-valve||Displacement:||244 cm3||Bore X Stroke:||2.8x2.4 in OR 71 mm||Compression Ratio:||-||Horsepower:||22/8250 KW(hp)/RPM||Torque:||15/6750 lb-ft/RPM OR 20/6750 Nm/RPM||Fuel System:||EFI|
|transmission specs||Gearbox:||CVT||Clutch:||-||Primary Drive:||-||Final Drive:||-|
|chassis specs||Frame:||twin cradle, high tensile steel tubes||Front Suspension:||parallelogram composed of four aluminum arms supporting two steering tubes, cantilevered suspension||Rear Suspension:||two dual effect hydraulic shock absorbers and adjustable spring preload||Front Brake:||dual 240 mm steel discs, 2-piston floating calipers||Rear Brake:||single 240 mm steel disc|
|dimension specs||Overall Length:||85 in OR 2159 mm||Overall Width:||29.3 in OR 744 mm||Seat Height:||30.7 in OR 780 mm||Weelbase:||58.6 in OR 1488 mm||Ground Clearance:||-||Weight:||450 lbs OR 204 kg||Fuel Capacity:||3.2 gallons OR 12.1 L|
|tyres specs||Front:||120 / 70 - 12in||Rear:||130 / 70 - 12in|