Piaggio launches Aprilia SR 150 in India priced at Rs 65,000

, 4:05 PM IST

Italian two-wheeler maker Piaggio, manufacturer of Vespa scooters, on Monday launched 150cc-Aprilia SR 150 crossover bike priced at Rs 65,000 (ex-showroom).

Coming to the geography from the Aprilia portfolio the Aprilia SR 150 is targeted at patrons looking for the sensation of sports bikes coupled with the convenience of automatic scooters, Piaggio India said in a statement.

The gearless product is being manufactured at Piaggio’s plant in Baramati.

“It is with great pleasure and humble anticipation that we finally launch the Aprilia SR 150 today and extend our India product portfolio,” Piaggio Vehicles Pvt Ltd (PVPL) Managing Director and CEO Stefano Pelle said.

“Here at Piaggio India, we have all been waiting with baited breath to extend the Aprilia experience from the race track to the streets of India with the Aprilia SR 150,” he said.

With this truly unique and powerful crossover, the company is confident about creating yet another first in India’s two-wheeler segment, he added.