Latest trend amongst the car manufacturers is now reaching coveted mark of 40 mpg. It is really nice, round number till now exceeding what the sedans – even miserly ones – are capable of just few years ago. With the gas prices which aren’t getting cheaper, it is really easy to see why the fuel efficiency is now really important. We motor cyclists have touted virtues of 2-wheel economy of fuel forever, & 2012 Piaggio Typhoon 125 is latest example of why.
Piaggio claims that Typhoon achieves astonishing speed of 90 mpg from the small 124 cc four-stroke, single-cylinder engine. We assume that the rider is really delicate along with controls & he avoids continued the high speeds for achieving maximum of fuel economy. With our testing of real-world, which had involved twisting throttle to stop very frequently [...]