Scooter news 2014: Piaggio Liberty 125 3V More powerful
Praised in the city for his agility as ease of taking hands, the Piaggio Liberty 125 returns modernized for 2014. Refined style, new chassis, it is advertised as more comfortable and takes the last manufacturer Piaggio, the 3V single cylinder 125 cc engine. Presentation!
Accessible, easy in city, practice, the big-wheels lightweight Piaggio Liberty 125 come back in 2014 in a version entirely revisited. Released in 1997, sold over 800,000 copies worldwide, in its new livery Piaggio Liberty 125 3V plays even more similarity to high-end Beverly, but the template is much more compact. Atypical triangular Mono-headlight, part Piaggio, chrome inserts, style of elegance and refinement made borrowing fly.
Piaggio seems to have also tweaked its finish. With its new contours of flashing transparent, it’s simple but complete instrumentation its retractable footrest or painted finish of the handles, the modernized large-wheels presents a new face of most pleasant.
Side comfort, the bridge era manufacturer promises even more sweetness with the appearance of a new Foundation. In addition to the appearance of a non-slip coating, its texture would be even denser. As for its accessibility, it would be strengthened via a new more tapered shape.
Under this saddle, loading capacity would have increased by 23%, what ship a helmet motorbike without visor. The carrying capacity can however be reinforced by the presence of storage into the apron and a hook on luggage for stowing bags have on the flat floor.
Liberty 125 3V 2014: new engine, new chassis
Like Piaggio Fly 125 or Vespa LX, S and 946, the new Piaggio Liberty 125 2014 adopts the latest engine 125 air of the Piaggio Group, the famous block 3V, a single cylinder 4t and 3-valve (2 intake, 1 exhaust), equipped with low friction technology intended to enhance his performance. It has an electronic injection power, coupled with a new electronic central for mapping management. This engine is distinguished by its silence of operation, its low emissions, as well as its limited needs fuel. The range of revisions is programmed in increments of 10,000 km.
Slightly shorter than before, but with a significantly higher wheelbase, the new Piaggio Liberty 125 3V is advertised as being more stable, without losing his agility. The dimensions of its wheels and tires have changed. At the front, 16 inch wheel leaves place to another 15 inches, 14 inches behind the House and front and rear tires are gaining finesse. The braking system based on a drive of 240 mm at the front and a rear drum of 140 mm is identical.
The Piaggio Liberty 125 3V 2014 will be available this month (October 2013), in night blue, White Pearl, black Graphite and Brown onyx, against the sum of €2,499 (launch price). Windshield, shockproof, scratch-resistant, top box high capacity to assorted body colors, deck covers leg, mechanical anti theft device and vehicle cover have already been announced in the accessories catalog.
Piaggio Liberty 125 3V 2014: Technical information
- Engine: single cylinder 124 CC 4-stroke
- Bore stroke: 52 mm x 58.6 mm
- Power: 10.3 c. at 7,500 rpm
- Air Cooling
- Framework in steel tubes
- Hydraulic fork sparkler 32 mm
- Front brake 240 mm, 2-piston caliper
- Rear Brake: drum 140 mm
- Front tire: 90/80 x 15
- Rear tire: 100/80 x 14
- Length: 1920 mm
- Width: 700 mm
- Seat height: 790 mm
- Wheelbase: 1345 mm
- Fuel Tank Capacity: 6.5 liters