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Aprilia Atlantic 125
Aprilia Atlantic 125


Aprilia is one of a few companies who understand that are about more than transportation. Far too many companies scooters as a cheap stepping to a motorcycle and thus miss the to excel in the scooter segment. Vespa, Aprilia is a company caters to enthusiasts and thus top notch designs and awesome right down to their models.

Aprilia got their in 1945 making mopeds and displacement motorcycles and they’ve strayed from making small displacement machines as their line up has evolved to many fantastic motorcycles.

formed their USA subsidiary in called Aprilia USA and began their scooters and motorcycles in for the 1999 model year. It be several years before expanded their presence to Finally for 2003 Aprilia the Canadian scooter market the direction of the Canadian Scooter (CSC).

In 2004, Aprilia was in financial condition and Piaggio company of Vespa) ended up them. Thankfully Piaggio is company that also that market for quality and thus Aprilia scooters remained technological and quality In late 2009 Piaggio’s with the Canadian Scooter expired and Piaggio opted to importing scooters themselves to the market.

This led to some turmoil in the with the goal of achieving costs and faster parts

Aprilia arrived in the USA with popular SR50 (above) and 50 (left) scooters.

During Aprilia was still establishing dealer network, so availability was During 1999 Aprilia’s sold only in Florida, New and California.

Both of these two scooter models would be successful for Aprilia, with the SR50 and the Scarabeo body remaining sale through to

Aprilia continued to establish USA dealer network with a new in the midwest, northeast and Texas.

Aprilia finally had a nationwide with an estimated 80 dealers almost all 50 states. Sales increased for 2001 compared to the few years, with the addition of dealers plus two additional

The Scarabeo 150 and Atlantic 500 were to Aprilia’s USA lineup for 2001 to in the mid-sized and maxi-scooter segments. The 500 was the first real maxi-scooter to be in North America, beating Silverwing and Suzuki’s Burgman to the The Scarabeo 150 was the original Rotax Scarabeo that was popular in and it added another dimension to line up in the form of their mid-sized scooter.

In time for the model year, Aprilia up in Canada with their wheeled Scarabeo 150. dealerships were few in 2001 and so sales, but Aprilia would their scooter sales quickly by getting their into a number of car dealerships.

USA did not make any changes to their lineup for 2003.

Aprilia bumped their USA from four scooters to ten by three Mojito models the Rally 50, Atlantic 200 and Scarabeo The Rally 50 would be short in the USA, as 2004 was the only it was offered.

The other big news for was an all new generation of SR50 (below). sporty scooter would go on to very well.

For their year in Canada, Aprilia up their lineup by adding the new to their showrooms. Aprilia replaced the Scarabeo 150 with the Scarabeo 50 and larger Scarabeo As well, Aprilia added a diversity to their line the retro Mojito 150 and the highway Atlantic 200 and 500.

Aprilia back its lineup by dropping the 50 in the USA and both Atlantic scooters in and the USA.

Aprilia Canada’s got further trimmed back to one scooter — the SR50. in the USA, the Scarabeo 250 was added to the and the Scarabeo 500 received ABS.


USA introduced the Scarabeo 100, replaced both the 50 and 150 models in the The Scarabeo 250 was dropped as well just one year.

American’s got their first look at SportCity scooters, with the of the SportCity Cube 250 (left). The 500 got some updates to the motor fuel injection.

In Canada, restored the large wheeled 50 to the lineup after a one year in 2006. They also the Scarabeo 200 to Canadians for the first

Aprilia’s 1950’s styled scooters were dropped for Aprilia added the mid sized 200 to flesh out their Scarabeo No changes for 2008 in the Canadian

In late 2011, Aprilia announced their new ‘ SR ’ would be launched in the USA in both 50cc (2-…) and sizes for 2012. Reality quite play out that way as the SR Motard was never officially for 2012 by Aprilia USA and it would be two years until it arrived. company Piaggio did introduce version of the SR Motard — the Typhoon 125 — for 2012.

In August 2012, Aprilia has a 2013 Replica SBK edition of the which is going on sale in the USA and The special edition honors Max and the World Superbike Championships its superbike inspired graphics. the minor revisions, Aprilia is this special edition at no charge.

After a 3 year the Sport City Cube 300 was from the Canadian market.

several years of waiting, USA Canada finally announced the SR Motard 50 in June, 2013. Americans will get the 4-… 50 version of this scooter, is largely the same machine as Typhoon 50. MSRP is an impressively low ($2095 in Canada) which is an $1200 less than the end SR 50 model.

Color options for 2014 are or black, both of which are schemes that mix in red and dark

Aprilia USA has gone with the tact by dropping the smaller One 50 and retaining only the 125cc presumably to reduce competition the new SR Motard. No other changes been made for the 2014 but its worth noting that is still clearing out a few SBK replica’s of the

Aprilia Atlantic 125
Aprilia Atlantic 125
Aprilia Atlantic 125
Aprilia Atlantic 125

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