Aprilia SRV 850 is removed in India?
If the reports are to be believed, the Piaggo Group’s Aprilia has discontinued the sales of its models in India. The Aprilia SRV 850 and Mana 850 GT are the removed in the dealerships in the country.
While the reasons for its withdrawal of the bikes remain unidentified, a report of BikeWale indicates that poor sales because of some demand for those versions might have been one of the motives. Regardless of the reports, the company is yet to make any statement on the same giving credence to the story.
Aprilia SRV 850 and Mana 850 GT come powered by the same 839.3 cc engine, which could churn out 76bhp and 73Nm of torque, mated to CVT (Continuous Variable Transmission). The Mana 850 GT comes with reflector and bulb type abilities, even though the Aprilia SRV 850 has Projector headlamps. The bikes get ABS and LED tail lamps.
Aprilia has been withdrawing its maxi-scooter in the market at a time when Italian motorcycle manufacturer Benelli is rumored to establish its own scooter Zafferano 250 from the nation. Though not popular in the Indian market, the Aprilia SRV 850 was the only scooter in this section in the country.