Aprilia Motorcycles in India

Aprilia bike price range starts from Rs. 88,120 and goes up to Rs. 1,28,489. The brand offers 4 two-wheeler models in the country with some of the most popular bikes being Aprilia SXR 160, Aprilia SR 160 and Aprilia Storm 125. The recent and upcoming bikes of Aprilia include the RSV4 1100 Factory, Tuono 660 and Tuono V4 1100. The most expensive bike from Aprilia is SXR 160, which starts at Rs. 1,28,489. Aprilia was established by Cavaliere Alberto Beggio after the Second World War, as a bicycle manufacturing factory at Noale, Italy in the province of Venice. Later, Alberto’s son, Ivano Beggio, inherited the company in the year 1968 and produced a 50cc "motorcycle" with a dozen or so collaborators. The first type of Aprilia mopeds was named Colibrì, Daniela and Packi. The company won 294 Grand Prix races in Road Racing World Championship. It also holds the record for the highest number of wins by any European manufacturer in the history of maximum motorcycle competition. Aprilia has also won 54 world titles - seven in Superbike (Rider and Manufacturer double win in 2010, 2012 and 2014, manufacturers in 2013), 38 in Road Racing World Championship (20 in 125 and 18 in 250), and nine in off-road disciplines (seven in Supermoto and two in Trial). After acquiring Piaggio, the new President of Aprilia is Roberto Colaninno, who is also the President of Piaggio and the Managing Director is Rocco Sabelli. The Honorary President is the founder, Ivano Beggio. In August 2010, Aprilia became the most successful motorcycle racing brand in history, leaving behind the fellow Italian MV Agusta with a record 276th victory. The Aprilia SR 150 which made its first appearance in India at the Auto Expo 2016 has recently started its production in the country. The ‘motard’ by Aprilia shares its 150cc engine from the Vespa. The manufacturing of the sporty scooter is being done at Piaggio’s facility at Baramati, Maharashtra. The Aprilia two-wheelers are officially sold in India through Motoplex, which is the Piaggio Group premium brand showroom.