Piaggio Typhoon 50

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The Piaggio Typhoon 50 was a single cylinder, four-stroke scooter motorcycle produced between 2005 and 2016. Max torque was 2.8 ft/lbs (3.8 Nm) @ 8000 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 4.43 HP (3.3 KW) @ 9500 RPM.

Engine

The engine was a air cooled single cylinder, four-stroke. A 39.0mm bore x 41.3mm stroke result in a displacement of just 49.0 cubic centimeters. The engine featured a 10.3:1 compression ratio. Fuel was supplied via a single overhead cams (sohc).

Drive

The bike has a automatic transmission. The final drive was via belt. Power was moderated via the automatic centrifuge type.

Chassis

It came with a 120/80-14 front tire and a 130/80-14 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via single disc. two-piston floating caliper in the front and a expanding brake (drum brake) in the rear. The front suspension was a telescopic hydraulic fork, stroke while the rear was equiped with a single hydraulic shock absorber. The Typhoon 50 was fitted with a 1.85 Gallon (7.00 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighed just 178.57 pounds (81.0 Kg). The wheelbase was 50.39 inches (1280 mm) long.

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