TVS Motors has launched the 2016 edition of its popular Scooty Pep Plus at INR 42,153 (ex-showroom, Mumbai) with new colour schemes and graphics. The fresh colour options have been spread across four series namely – Ecosmart Series (Nero Silver, Nero Blue), Starlet Series (Frosted Black, Dazzling Blue, Vivacious Purple, Sassy Pink, Gorgeous Grey), White N Whacky Series (Perky Pink, Passion Purple, Blush Red) and Babelicious Series (Princess Pink).
The Scooty Pep plus features the same mechanical components. As for other general specifications, the new Scooty Pep Plus comes with a kerb weight of 95kg and has the same wheelbase of 1230mm along with a ground clearance of 135mm. The scooter gets 110mm drum brakes both at the front and the rear.
The updated edition of the Scooty Pep plus is powered by the 87.8cc air-cooled single cylinder, Ecothrust petrol engine that develops 5PS of power and 5.8Nm of peak torque. The engine has been updated with a multicurve ignition system, throttle force reduction system for improved pickup.
Power is transmitted to the rear wheels via a CVT gearbox. Also, the scooter now comes in two riding modes – Economy mode (achieves better fuel efficiency) and Power mode (better pick-up and higher top-speed). The fuel tank capacity of the scooter is 5 litres and is claimed by the company to returning a mileage of 65kmpl.
Along with the standard warranty of one year for the Scooty Pep Plus, TVS is also offering an extended warranty of five years on the scooter. The manufacturer is also offering a 60 minute Express Service for the scooter across selected authorised outlets.
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