2006 Aprilia Scarabeo 500

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Aprilia Scarabeo 500
Aprilia Scarabeo 500

2006 Aprilia Scarabeo 500

was the first to believe that the motorcycle was destined to return in the an easy and fun to ride, automatic, and comfortable large wheel — the Scarabeo. Over the Scarabeo has become a genuine icon with its classic-modern Both the small 125 and 250 and the super-practical 500 GT always set the standards for style, performance and ride.

Now the Scarabeo is bigger and better than thanks to the arrival of the new Scarabeo a true child of our times and a that epitomises Scarabeo’s elegance with an added of sportiness, agility and comfort.


One glance is all you need to out a Scarabeo 500 from a thousand bikes. Scarabeo is unique, a mix of classic styling and modern that inevitably sets the But like every other of the family, Scarabeo 500, its unmistakable, classical lines is not a pretty face!

Its sleek hide advanced ergonomics and and incorporate a wide range of solutions, including an adjustable and the biggest under-seat storage of any large wheeled scooter.

Plus Safety;

Though in weight, equipped with an variator, and aerodynamically protective, 500 also gives you all the performance you to tackle medium and even journeys.

Lightweight, agile and Scarabeo 500 is as comfortable as a maxi, but far easier to ride. Its compact no bigger than many 250 cc make it the perfect vehicle for routes and easy parking, its 500 cc engine guarantees nippy Just open the throttle and the traffic retreat behind

Scarabeo 500 is also the lightest in its class. Given the excellent of its 500 cc single cylinder engine, means that the Scarabeo 500 has a power to weight ratio for acceleration, quick and safe and intuitively easy control. An integral braking system and section tyres add to active too, making Scarabeo 500 far than just another

A Flagship On Two Wheels;

Rider and comfort has always been at the top of the for the Aprilia design team. 500 is designed and built to the highest standards, and is equipped to make on board as relaxed as possible. space for rider and passenger a high level of comfort on long journeys. Seat is only 780 mm, and the platform is narrower the rider’s legs to make it to get your feet firmly on the

As you would expect from a tremendous amount of effort has put into perfecting even the detail, so Scarabeo 500 boasts an quality to price ratio. sort of attention to detail, and a generous level of equipment includes a sophisticated electronic system) are only found on vehicles.


Scarabeo in harmony with its surroundings, not in terms of style, but in terms of friendliness too. Scarabeo 500 is the of Aprilia’s 500 cc scooters to be homologated to 3 standards, guaranteeing a high of environmental protection, just as the philosophy demands.

The engine is an extremely modern and single cylinder, liquid four … power with a single overhead cam and a valve head.

Thanks to power of 29 kW at 7500 rpm and maximum of 43 Nm at 5500 rpm, Scarabeo 500 unbeatable performance, easily to many multi-cylinder motorcycles. impressive power, plus light weight gives the 500 one of the best power to weight on the market (6.55 kg/kW).

An electronic fuel injection not only keeps consumption but delivers constantly smooth adding greatly to comfort and satisfaction. The engine is even with a dynamic balancer to reduce vibrations even Miserly consumption combined a large capacity fuel (13.2 litres), gives 500 tourer-style autonomy.


all Aprilia motorcycles, the Scarabeo from the tremendous know how Aprilia has built up over years of success in racing. The and suspension are designed to let you make use of the generous performance of the 500 cc engine.

The objective of the Aprilia design throughout the Scarabeo 500 project was to maximum comfort with riding satisfaction. The result is a with big-bike weight capable of amazing agility and without compromising the high stability for which all Aprilia are famous. Scarabeo 500 is a real to ride, not only because it is an style icon, but also the active control typical of all turns the Scarabeo 500 into a dynamic motorcycle with the to thrill its rider even on the commute between home and

The double cradle frame is from high strength and is specially designed to guarantee torsional rigidity and amazing This highly rigid and frame ensures that 500 remains totally stable at high speed.

The hydraulic incorporates robust 40 mm stanchions for control and steering and effortless absorbing even on long

The engine and transmission assembly as a swingarm and is damped by two double shock absorbers. Spring can be adjusted to four settings to let you perfect suspension action for all and all road surfaces.

Large wheels (16 inch at the front and 14 at the with tubeless motorcycle (110/70 front and 150/70 give exceptional comfort and as well as faultless road The wide profile tyres assist the suspension in absorbing the of uneven road surfaces as as ensuring super-safe braking.

And is indeed one of the strong points of 500. The integral braking is always powerful, safe and to control, whatever the road Scarabeo 500 is also fitted large diameter discs.

Two 260 mm discs with floating are assisted by a powerful 240 mm rear

The principle of integral braking is When you pull on the left lever (the rear lever) you operate not just the disc brake but one of the two front brakes too. A special distributes pressure between the two to maximise effect and make easy to control even for riders.

Integral braking dramatically stopping distances and gives you a far feeling of safety and control conventional braking systems.

Capacity And Equipment;

Load capacity plays a fundamental when you choose a new scooter. storage space has always the Achilles’ heel of other wheel scooters, but Aprilia’s have found a brilliant

Despite its compact dimensions, low and large wheels, Scarabeo 500 an under-seat storage compartment of the biggest GT scooters, big enough to a full-face helmet and other effects besides, or even an A3 briefcase, thanks to 15 centimetres of throughout. There is even lockable storage compartment in the of the leg shield.

In addition to all this storage space, you can add an (optional) 45 top box that is beautifully easy to on the standard luggage rack.

The instruments with classic background provide all the information you possibly want. The compact even includes a fuel gauge. The seat can be released the anti-theft system’s remote so you can access your belongings fumbling for a key: a small but contribution to making daily that little bit easier.

In with Aprilia’s design Scarabeo 500 gives you everything you as standard, including an electronic system with remote This advanced vehicle device is fitted as standard for the time on any scooter, and functions by the engine’s electronic control making any attempt to start the or tamper with it pointless.

Like any car security system, 500’s anti-theft system is on and off at the touch of a button on the remote It also cuts in automatically 50 after you remove the ignition The system sounds a high siren and flashes the hazard lights if any attempt is made to the vehicle.

Technical specifications;

— Liquid cooled cylinder four …. overhead cam (SOHC), 4 valves.

— Unleaded petrol.

and … — 92 x 69 mm.

Displacement 460 cc

Compression ratio —

Maximum power — 29 kW (39 HP) at rpm

Maximum torque — 43 Nm at rpm

Fuel system — fuel injection.

Ignition Electronic CDI ignition with timing.

Starting —

Alternator — 12 V — 380 W.

— Wet sump. Forced with mechanical pump.

Aprilia Scarabeo 500

box — Automatic variator.

— Automatic centrifugal dry

Primary drive — V

Final drive —

Frame — High tubular steel frame closed double cradle.

suspension — 40 mm hydraulic Wheel travel 103 mm.

Rear suspension — acting as swingarm. Two double shock absorbers with 4 preload settings. Wheel 100 mm.

Brakes — Front: 260 mm stainless steel discs. calipers with two parallel Integral braking system. 240 mm stainless steel disc. caliper with two pistons.

braking system.

Wheels Light alloy.

Front 3.00 x 16;

Rear — x 14.

Tyres — Tubeless.

— 110/70 x 16;

Rear 150/70 x 14.


Overall — 2,263 mm

Overall — 765 mm (at handlebars)

Overall — 1,411 mm (at windshield)

— 1,535 mm

Seat — 780 mm

Dry weight — 189 kg

capacity — 13.2 (3 litres reserve)

Standard — Car-type electronic system with remote

Optional accessories — 45 litre top box, large tunnel bag, Radio Mob Body-Guard armoured cable

Aprilia Scarabeo 500
Aprilia Scarabeo 500
Aprilia Scarabeo 500
Aprilia Scarabeo 500
Aprilia Scarabeo 500
Aprilia Scarabeo 500
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