KYMCO Unveils 700cc Scooter

Publish Date: 
Nov 10, 2008

MILAN – Vespa may be known worldwide as the Italian scooter brand, but judging from scoots seen on the street and crowd reaction at EICMA, Taiwan’s KYMCO brand is garnering a growing market share here with its product line.

Consumers packed the KYMCO booth to see the unveiling of multiple new scooters, a new motorcycle and an electric-powered concept scooter.

Myroad 700i
Engine: 699.5cc parallel twin cylinder four-stroke four-valve DOHC
Cooling system: Liquid-cooled
Horsepower: 59 hp @ 7250rpm
Starting system: Electric
Front brake: 280mm disc
Rear brake: 240mm disc
Front suspension: telescoping fork
Rear suspension: Swingarm
Front tire: 120/70-15
Rear tire: 150/70-14
Fuel capacity: 3.9 gallons
Wheelbase: 63.5 inches
Dry weight: 584 lbs.

Downtown 300i
Engine: 298.9cc single-cylinder four-stroke OHC
Cooling system: Liquid-cooled
Horsepower: 29.5 hp @ 8500rpm
Starting system: Electric
Front brake: 260mm disc
Rear brake: 240mm disc
Front suspension: telescoping fork
Rear suspension: Swingarm
Front tire: 120/80-14
Rear tire: 150/70-13
Fuel capacity: 3.3 gallons
Wheelbase: 60.8 inches
Dry weight: 367 lbs.

Quannon 125 Naked
Engine: 124.1cc single-cylinder four-stroke OHC
Cooling system: Oil
Horsepower: 12.8 hp @ 10,000rpm
Starting system: Electric
Front brake: 276mm disc
Rear brake: 220mm disc
Front suspension: telescoping fork
Rear suspension: Swingarm
Front tire: 110/80-17
Rear tire: 140/70-17
Fuel capacity: 3.5 gallons
Wheelbase: 53.3 inches
Dry weight: 264 lbs.

Sunboy Electric Concept
Motor Power: 350 W (0.5 hp)
Batteries: 36v
Max Speed: 15.5 mph
Range: 18.6 miles
Length: 63.7 inches
Width: 23.8 inches
Height: 39.3 inches
Weight: 119 lbs.
Tires: 80/70-12