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Piaggio B 500 Specs

(2005)
The Piaggio B 500 model is a Scooter bike manufactured by Piaggio . In this version sold from year 2005 , the dry weight is 189.0 kg (416.7 pounds) and it is equipped with a Single cylinder, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 39.00 HP (28.5 kW) @ 7500 RPM and a maximum torque of 43.00 Nm (4.4 kgf-m or 31.7 ft.lbs) @ 5500 RPM . With this drive-train, the Piaggio B 500 is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 160.9 km/h (100.0 mph) . On the topic of chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the Piaggio B 500 has a Double cradle, high strength tubular steel lattice frame with front suspension being  and at the rear, it is equipped with Engine unit acts as swinging arm, with two dual-effect hydraulic dampers, helical springs adjustable to four positions of pre-load . Stock tire sizes are 110/70-16 on the front, and 150/70-14 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Piaggio B 500 braking system includes Double disc size 260 mm (10.2 inches) at the front and Single disc size 240 mm (9.4 inches) at the back. 

Piaggio B 500 General Information

Brand Piaggio 
Model Piaggio B 500 
Start year 2005 
Year 2005 
Category Scooter 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Piaggio B 500 Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type Double cradle, high strength tubular steel lattice 
Seat details
Wheelbase 1,540 mm (60.6 inches) 
Length 2,215 mm (87.2 inches) 
Width 700 mm (27.6 inches) 
Height
Seat Height 780 mm (30.7 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance
Trail size
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 110/70-16 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 150/70-14 
Front brakes Double disc 
Rear brakes Single disc 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 260 mm (10.2 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 240 mm (9.4 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids) 213.0 kg (469.6 pounds) 
Dry Weight 189.0 kg (416.7 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.2063 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 13.20 litres (3.49 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension
Front Suspension Travel 90 mm (3.5 inches) 
Rear Suspension Engine unit acts as swinging arm, with two dual-effect hydraulic dampers, helical springs adjustable to four positions of pre-load 
Rear Suspension Travel 90 mm (3.5 inches) 

Piaggio B 500 Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders Single cylinder, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 460.00 ccm (28.07 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 92.0 x 69.0 mm (3.6 x 2.7 inches) 
Compression Ratio 10.5:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration SOHC 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 39.00 HP (28.5 kW) @ 7500 RPM 
Maximum torque 43.00 Nm (4.4 kgf-m or 31.7 ft.lbs) @ 5500 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Liquid 
Lubrication system Wet sump 
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system
Gearbox Automatic 
Transmission type, final drive ratio
Clutch type Centrifugal 
Driveline

Piaggio B 500 Performance

Top Speed 160.9 km/h (100.0 mph) 
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph)
Acceleration 0 to 400m (1/4 mile)
Recuperation 60 to 140 km/h in highest gear
Fuel Consumption - MPG - Economy - Efficiency
CO2 emissions
Emissions

Piaggio B 500 Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type Electronic inductive discharge ignition integrated with fuel injection 
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric & kick 
Instruments
Lights
How much horsepower does a Piaggio B 500 have?
The Piaggio B 500 has 39.00 HP (28.5 kW) @ 7500 RPM.

How fast is a Piaggio B 500?
The Piaggio B 500 top speed is 160.9 km/h (100.0 mph).

How much does a Piaggio B 500 weighs?
The Piaggio B 500 weighs 189.0 kg (416.7 pounds).

How tall (seat height) is a Piaggio B 500?
The Piaggio B 500 seat height is 780 mm (30.7 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.

How many gears does a Piaggio B 500 have?
The Piaggio B 500 have Automatic gears.