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Piaggio B 500

General moped information

ModelPiaggio B 500
Rating78.4 out of 100. Show full rating and compare with other bikes

Engine and transmission

Engine typeSingle cylinder, four-stroke
Power39.00 HP (28.5 kW)) @ 7500 RPM
Top speed160.9 km/h (100.0 mph)
Fuel controlSOHC
IgnitionElectronic inductive discharge ignition integrated with fuel injection
Lubrication systemWet sump
Cooling systemLiquid

Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels

Frame typeDouble cradle, high strength tubular steel lattice
Front tyre dimensions110/70-16
Rear tyre dimensions150/70-14
Front brakesDouble disc
Front brakes diameter260 mm (10.2 inches)
Rear brakesSingle disc
Rear brakes diameter240 mm (9.4 inches)

Physical measures and capacities

Dry weight189.0 kg (416.7 pounds)
Weight incl. oil, gas, etc213.0 kg (469.6 pounds)
Power/weight ratio0.2063 HP/kg
Seat height780 mm (30.7 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Overall length2,215 mm (87.2 inches)
Overall width700 mm (27.6 inches)
Fuel capacity13.20 litres (3.49 gallons)

Other specifications

StarterElectric & kick
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