Piaggio Yourban 300 review

28 Мар 2015 | Author: | Комментарии к записи Piaggio Yourban 300 review отключены
Piaggio MP3 300 Yourban

Trevor Hedge

Piaggio has its revolutionary MP3 machine for 2014 to the Yourban 300. A massive 18 has been trimmed from the MP3 300 the Yourban now tipping the scales at That’s quite impressive the amount of engineering hardware is going on at the front of the triple-wheeled

OK, let’s get the most obvious out of the way first up. Does the machine like a conventional scooter and it steer as well as a conventional

The answers are yes, and no. Yes, the MP3, the Yourban 300 leans in the corners, as much as you dare in But no, it doesn’t steer as well as a scooter.

In fact it steers better.

The stability provided by extra front tyre and front suspension system the Piaggio to shrug off the absolute of mid-corner bumps with a tiny waggle through the

And thanks to a recent increase in rim diameter, the already stable is even more sure-footed before.

Of course, with two at the front the conventional rear will have its work cut out to match the grip of the front. The suspension does an admirable job of up to that task, however. speeds approach triple the rear damping could be on earlier models.

This iteration of the machine felt tied down at the rear.

Piaggio MP3 300 Yourban

In fairness, aggressive 100km/h carving is perhaps getting a outside the design criteria of the However, the machine has enough clearance to facilitate 40-degree angles so clearly the designers keen to endow it with of sporting potential.

Another effect of the tremendous front afforded by the three-wheel layout is braking performance. A squeeze on the brake lever has both tyres scrabbling for grip and front tyres easily up from virtually any speed.

The MP3 was introduced in 2007 with a engine at $10,990 but even all the latest improvements it now sells for $9990 (plus on-roads). At sort of price Piaggio can be for omitting ABS.

An electronic suspension lock is activated a button on the right bar at speeds 10km/h and prevents the machine leaning once engaged. approaching an intersection or traffic a press of the button allows you to your feet on the machine stopped.

The suspension automatically unlocks acceleration which means boot never needs to the ground. Stop, press the to lock the suspension, lift the brake lever and walk

The Piaggio three-wheeler rocks, and it is by far the best scooter I have ridden.

Piaggio MP3 300 Yourban

Interesting articles

Other articles of the category "Piaggio":

Our partners
Follow us
Contact us
Our contacts


Born in the USSR


About this site

For all questions about advertising, please contact listed on the site.

Motorcycles catalog with specifications, pictures, ratings, reviews and discusssions about Motorcycles.