Project description

STRONG TYPE IN SPORTS LOOK

493 cc displacement and 40 horsepower provide plenty of driving pleasure. The new MP3 500 SPORT IE is open to all drivers with a car license class 3 or B from 21 years.

The PIAGGIO MP3 SPORT is available in matt silver or cool in matt black. Shiny, its black finish. The black alloy wheels with polished edges are eye-catching. Tone in tone - the black comfort bench with two-tone double stitching.

press release

THE NEW PIAGGIO MP3 500 IE

MOTORCYCLE FEELING WITH THE PASSENGER DRIVING LICENSE

PIAGGIO MP3 - THE FIRST ROLLER WITH TWO FRONT WHEELS. THE BEST TO HIM: THE PIAGGIO MP3 MAN AND WOMAN IN GERMANY WITH THE PASSENGER DRIVING LICENSE - BEFORE THE 19. JANUARY 2013 ISSUED - DRIVING.

150.000 PIAGGIO MP3 HAVE BEEN SOLD WORLDWIDE SINCE 2006. IN PARIS, THE MP3 CANNOT BE THINKED AWAY FROM THE CITYSCAPE. ALSO IN GERMANY OVER 14.000 PIAGGIO MP3 HAVE BEEN APPROVED. MOBILITY AND COMFORT ARE PRIOR TO MP3. PARKING - NO PROBLEM. ALMOST 500 CUBIC CENTIMETERS OF DISPLACEMENT AND OVER 40 HP PROVIDE ANY LOT OF DRIVING FUN, EVEN OUTSIDE THE CITY.

EVEN SAFER, MODERN, COMFORTABLE, ATTRACTIVE AND SAVING, THE NEW PIAGGIO MP3 500 NOW ALSO STARTS WITH ABS AND TRACTION CONTROL.

2006 brought the PIAGGIO Group - Europe's largest bicycle manufacturer - a completely new vehicle concept with the PIAGGIO MP3. Easy to drive, the MP3 also impressed with its two front wheels and the patented parallelogram technology in terms of driving safety.

The best thing about MP3 isWith a track width of 465 mm the MP3 in Germany may even with theDriver's license be driven if this before the 19. January 2013 issued wurde.

Now the MP3 500 presents itself visually even more attractive, with numerous meaningful details and clever technical solutions. In a sporty look he introduced himself as MP3 500 ie Sport, the MP3 500 ie Business shows excitingly elegant.

PIAGGIO MP3 500 ie - 2014 completely new.

With new frame Under new skin the MP3 500 proves to be now stable and  more precise, Comfort, safety and utility are three of the trump cards that make the MP3 500 stand out.

PIAGGIO MP3 500, that means city cruising and first class tours. Extremely comfortable take driver and passenger on the flat, comfortable bench Space. With significantly more space in the footwell andfold-out passenger racks can enjoy every ride relaxed. The improved ergonomics also have a positive effect on handling and vehicle control. More storage space offers the new MP3 under the seat. A press of a button is enough for that large, lighted storage compartmentthat about one12V port features, to open electrically, Here up to two helmets, the laptop and many more things find their safe place. Shopping during the lunch break, no problem. For quick shopping in between and for parking the PIAGGIO MP3 always finds a place. Short, flat and streamlined, the new rear end has a sturdy luggage rack and integrated pillion handles. With even more space, a top case from the Vespa accessories can be quickly mounted here.

 

Safety First - The first tricycle scooter with ABS and ASR traction control

The PIAGGIO MP3 is the original and also the world's first three-wheeled scooter that offers even more safety with ABS and ASR traction control. The modern Continental 3-channel ABS controls and regulates the brake pressure as needed for each wheel individually and prevents possible locking of the wheels. ASR - Acceleration Slip Regulation - the deactivatable traction control prevents a spin and thus a slipping of the driven rear wheel. The goals are: Safe braking and safe road holding even on slippery and uneven roads.

improved flow of Optimized air-fuel mixtureroller rocker take over the valve control. More torque at low speeds, a smoother engine operation over the entire speed range and significantly reduced mechanical noise are the positive results. Also new is the structure of the polished silencer system that comes with yourenvironmentally sound now is quieter. In favor of lower fuel consumption and further reduced mechanical noise was the CVT automatic revised, At the same time received theAutomatic clutch a new vote; it transmits the power even more evenly.

PMP - PIAGGIO Multimedia Platform

In addition to numerous practical accessories that PIAGGIO offers for the new MP3 500 ie, the PIAGGIO multimedia platform is a special highlight for real Smartphone freaks, As standard, the MP3 500 ie is prepared for the connection of iPhone and Android smartphones via an additional charge Bluetooth interface.

PMP works like an electronic on-board computer. In addition to information about speed, engine speed, average fuel consumption, vehicle information such as torque, acceleration, banking angle, tire condition and air pressure can be retrieved via the system. In addition, the system provides information in the event of technical problems, displays the nearest gas stations if necessary, and has always stored the user manual "at hand".

A concept - two types

The PIAGGIO MP3 500 ie presents itself noble and elegant as "Business Edition" or something casual in the "Sport variant". Technically and in terms of safety, both are equally strong. The subtle differences are reflected in the details, in the colors and, of course, the chrome-plated nameplate on the rear.

White Iceberg, Black Universo and from the end of June silver pulsar are the colors of the PIAGGIO MP3 500 ie Business, Valuable, the chrome-plated trim over the polished stainless steel muffler. Noticeably, the brown bench and the likewise brown knee pads stand out. Handlebar cover, luggage rack and the cover of the center tunnel show up in noble gray.

Fresh presents itself MP3 500 ie Sport in the colors Black Carbonio, Silver Cometa and Blue Laguna. The luggage rack, handlebar cover and center tunnel cover are shiny black. Also black, the alloy wheels with polished edges and the heat shield of the silencer give the "sport" its touch.

Practical accessories - individually

Whether as a standard version or a variant with ABS and ASR, the new PIAGGIO MP3 500 ie Business and Sport offer everything you need to be happy and safe on the road as standard. PIAGGIO also has a number of high-quality and useful accessories in its range. Whether top case, tunnel bag, gel seat bench, anti-theft device or a warming leg cover for year-round drivers. With the original PIAGGIO accessories, the PIAGGIO MP3 500 ie becomes even more practical and individual.

Technical data:

PIAGGIO MP3 500 ie

PIAGGIO MP3 500 ie ABS ASR

Engine1-cylinder four-stroke
Bore x stroke94,0 x 71,0 mm
Capacity493 cm3
Maximum power29.5 kW (40.1 PS) bei 7.250 U / min
Max. Torque45.5 Nm at 5.000 rpm
Control valveAn overhead camshaft; four valves; roller rocker
Fuel supplyElectronic fuel injection; Ride-by-wire; Multi-mapping with two maps - Standard and Eco
ignitionElectronic double ignition
Coolingliquid
oil supplyWet sump
Starterelectric
ClutchAutomatic centrifugal dry clutch
GearStepless CVT belt drive with torque converter
frameClosed double loop frame made of high-strength steel
front wheelParallelogram with two hydraulic struts; Travel: 95 mm; Electro-hydraulic locking of the suspension and tilting technology
rear wheelTwo hydraulic struts; Spring preload adjustable several times; Travel: 108 mm
Brake, frontTwo hydraulically actuated Ø 258 mm brake discs
Rear brakeHydraulically operated Ø 240 mm brake disc
braking systemContinental 3-channel ABS - version ABS ASR
Driving assistance systemsASR - traction control, can be switched off - version ABS ASR
Rim, frontTwo; Aluminum alloy; 3.00 x 13 "
Rim, rearAluminum alloy; 4.50 x 14 "
Tires, front110 / 70-13 "; tubeless
Tires, behind140 / 70-14 "; tubeless
Length Width Height2.205 / 775 / 1.405 - 1.460 mm
wheelbase1.540 mm
seat height790 mm
Tare266 kg
Curb weight ready to drive280 kg
Perm. total weight460 kg
Tankinhaltabout 12,0 liters; of it about 1,8 liter reserve