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2012 Piaggio BV 350

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2012 Piaggio BV 350

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Identification
Model Type  Touring Scooter
BASE MSRP(US)  $5,499.00
Dealers Piaggio Dealers
Warranty  12
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Engine:  
Engine Type  Single-Cylinder
Cylinders  1
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Horsepower (bhp/kW)  32.8 / 24.5
Horsepower RPM  8250
Torque (Ft Lbs/Nm)  23.8 / 32.3
Torque RPM  6250
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  4
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Bore (mm/in)  78 / 3.07
Stroke (mm/in)  69 / 2.72
Displacement (cc/ci)  330 / 20.1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Premium
Fuel Type  Gas
Fuel Injector  Yes
Carburetor  No
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Continuously Variable (CVT)
Primary Drive (Engine / Transmission)  Belt
Reverse  No
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Tube / Tubeless  Tubeless
Chromed  No
Front Tire Width  110
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  70
Front Wheel Diameter  16
Rear Tire Width  150
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  70
Rear Wheel Diameter  14
Front Tire (Full Spec)  110/70 R16
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  150/70 R14
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  11.8 / 300
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)  9.5 / 240
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Telescopic Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)  1.4 / 35
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load  No
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Front Central Suspension Strut  No
Steering Damper  No
Rear Suspension Type  Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load  Yes
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  2
Rear Suspension Material  Steel
Air Adjustable  No
Steering:  
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  6.92
Width (in/mm)  29.9 / 759.5
Wheelbase (in/mm)  61.4 / 1559.6
Length (ft/ft)  6
Length (ft/in)  11.1
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  390 / 176.9
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  3.4 / 12.9
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  0.85
Seats:  
Seat Type  One-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Vinyl
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Seat Height (in/mm)  31 / 787.4
Number Of Seats  2
Backrest Logo Plate  No
Backrest Type  Fixed
Backrest Location  Driver
Lumbar Adjustment  No
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Exterior:  
Frame  Steel
Floor Board Location  Driver and Passenger
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Passenger
Adjustable  No
Chain Guard  No
Drive Shaft Guard  No
Fork Guards  No
Saddle Bag Guard  No
Tank Guard  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Heel Guards  No
Exhaust Guard  Yes
Light Guard  No
Side Cover  Yes
Fuel Tank Cover  No
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Stand Type  Center / Kick
Handlebars  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Clock  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Temperature Warning Type  Light
Fuel Level Warning Type  Gauge
Pricing:  
Warranty (Months/Condition)  12 / Limited
Battery Warranty (Months)  0
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Touring Scooter
Manufacturer Country  Italy
Introduction Year  2012
Parent Company  Piaggio
Display Name  BV 350
Mounts:  
Windshield Mounts  Standard
Paint & Finish:  
Paint  Standard
Glass:  
Folding  Yes
Windshield Lowers  No
Height Adjustable  No
Tinted  Yes
Height  Mid
Storage:  
Underseat Storage  Standard
Lockable Storage  Standard
Rear Rack  Standard
Helmet Storage  Standard
Glove Box / Dash Storage  Standard
Lights:  
Headlight Mounts  Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Headlight (s)  Standard
Type  Halogen
Convenience:  
Engine Immobilizer  Standard
Handlebar Lock  Standard

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Perfect Compromise, but not perfect
By Jim(Enthusiast), Sep. 5, 2012
As of this writing, I have about 700 miles on my BV 350. Please note, this site has it wrong. The American BV 350's are 2013's not 2012's.



Let me start with a few issues. Low speed throttle sensitivity is a bit tricky, so like an Olympic vaulter that takes a tiny step forward on the landing, it ... Read Full Review

 

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Best inn class value
By Greg(Owner), Sep. 1, 2012
As of this review, no scooter in this class comes close to the BV 350 in performance, fuel economy or value. It's priced maybe $100 more than the Sym 300, and the Kymco People 300 but is much more bike for the buck. There are two Vespas in this class with smaller wheels and an older engine design th... Read Full Review

 

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In a word, AWESOME!
By george(Owner), Jul. 14, 2012
I'm still breaking in my BV350, it's got only 75 miles on it now. The ride is beautiful and at the higher speeds it feels like a motorcycle. No problem tearing up a steep hill at 65+, and the engine breaking makes for a nice controlled descent as well. Though I found the engine breaking can make ... Read Full Review

 

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