MODENAS ELEGAN: REVIEW, SPECS AND NEWS -BEST 150CC SCOOTER MALAYSIA. FAST AS MOTORCYCLE AND ELEGANT. MESRA PENGGUNA DAN SKUTER TERBAIK.By rmr_view • Jun 13th, 2009 • Category: ! Daily Info & Reviews, Vehicles
Modenas launched their first liquid-cooled scooter, Modenas Elegan at the end of February 2004. This model is targeted for those who wants to travel long distances. In addition to more powerful engine, Elegan scooter features a large gasoline tank accessible under the handlebars, large underseat storage compartment, and digital meter panel for odometer, fuel gauge and thermometer. The engine cylinder is coated with Ni-Si ceramic for better reliability during long distance travels
MODENAS ELEGAN: REVIEW, SPECS AND NEWS -BEST 150CC SCOOTER MALAYSIA. FAST AS MOTORCYCLE AND ELEGANT. MESRA PENGGUNA DAN SKUTER TERBAIK.
MODENAS added another product to its line-up. The high-tech luxury class 150-cc scooter was launched by the company chairman in Shah Alam. MODENAS’ latest scooter model, the MODENAS Elegan was unveiled by the company chairman today in Shah Alam. The 150-cc luxury class scooter was produced in collaboration with Sanyang Industry Co., Ltd, a leading motorcycle manufacturer in Taiwan.
Actually taiwanese have long history in making scooters. the are many types of scooter brand there. As for elegan it was originally from taiwan which using SYM brand. As in taiwan the original cc for SYM scooters was 180cc.
In the ceremony also attended by Sanyang vice-chairman, Mr Ching-Yu Huang, MODENAS and DRB-Hicom Bhd chairman Tan Sri Mohd Saleh Sulong also flagged off a convey comprising Elegan scooters and other MODENAS bikes for a nation wide road-show.
The feature packed and luxurious MODENAS Elegan price at RM 6,698 .
And come with 3 colour- red, silver and purple maroon.
And there is three variant of elegan model. the first model is the 180cc just as same as the Sym joyride model. then after that modenas had sell their 150cc variant with more touch up on bodykit. and the third variant is look more sporty and it had a new look for meter panel,more stylish rear lamp, narrowed back spoiler, smaller handlebar, with 2 colour addition the black and white. it seem that copy the new joyride 200 bodykit.
on elegan review, people that using it very satisfied, had a good opinions and that seem it is a very good scooter to commute a long distance daily. with a big tank capasity, aero dynamic feature and orgonomic seat position make rider feel comfortable ride while in highway. not to mention a good acceleration make it a best 150cc scooter by malaysian. Even in traffic jam it still can moving forward menyelit antara kereta walaupun body yang besar.
|Engine type||SOHC, 4-stroke, 4-valve Single Cylinder|
|Bore x Stroke||57 X 58.6 mm|
|Max Power||9.56 kW @8,000 rpm|
|Max Torque||11.7 N-m @6,000 rpm|
|Lubrication||Force Circulation & Splashing|
|Starter system||Electric & Kick Starter|
|Cooling System||Liquid Cooling|
|Electrical Battery||12V 8Ah|
|Transmission type||C.V.T. Auto Speed Change|
|Clutch||Centrifugal, Dry type|
|Primary reducation ratio||0.83 ~ 2.6|
|Final Reduction ration||8.19|
|Overall length||2010 mm|
|Overall width||760 mm|
|Overall height||1155 mm|
|Ground clearance||121 mm|
|Dry weight||144 kg|
|Frame type||Pipe Underbone|
|Fuel capacity||8.5 ± 0.3 liters|
|Fuel consumption||43 km/L|
|Suspension (front)||Telescopic fork|
|Suspension (rear)||Unit Swing Type|
|Brake (front)||Disc, 280 mm|
|Brake (rear)||Disc, 200 mm|
|Max speed||About 130 ~ 140 km/h|
Avid rider takes 7,000km ride on a Modenas
IT was a journey of a lifetime for Mazlan Abdul Manap, 43, who rode his Modenas Elegan from Kuala Lumpur to Boten, which is the border of China/Laos.
an avid rider, Mazlan’s trip of over 7,000km also took him through villages and sceneries of Thailand and Myanmar.
It also involved the first Modenas bike to have gone all the way to the border of China
He was awarded by the Malaysia Book of Record (MBR) with the Solo Ride to China’s Border at Kuala Lumpur recently.
Mazlan said that the trip was something he always wanted to do.
“My passion for bikes started since young and my father was a big influence.
“He had bikes like Norton, Tiger and Triumph.
My father bought my first Honda bike, when I was 18 years old.
“It was a 20-day trip on my Modenas bike and it also included sight seeing.
“Before I started the trip it was a bit scary and many well-intentioned people cautioned me on the dangers of travelling alone but it turned out to be great.”
Mazlan added that the trip taught him one important lesson and it was to be grateful of being Malaysian.
When I saw how others lived, I was grateful for my life here.
“However, it has been a marvellous experience for me and even a bigger honour to have MBR honour me.
mazlan said that he felt appreciated that his effort was acknowledged
this artikel by staronline as prove that this scooter had endurance a very long distance and still in best condition.
JOHOR BARU: Johor police have received a shot in the arm – in the form of 48 motorcycles – to better counter crime in the state.
Chief Police Officer Deputy Comm Datuk Mohd Mokhtar Mohd Shariff said the new Modenas Elegan machines would be distributed to seven districts: Johor Baru South, Johor Baru North, Batu Pahat, Muar, Kulaijaya, Kluang and Kota Tinggi.
He said Kulaijaya and Kluang would receive six motorcycles each while Kota Tinggi would get four and the remaining districts eight each.
“The 150cc motorcycles will be used for patrolling purposes, which is in line with the community policing concept,” he said, adding that this would result in increased public confidence in the force.
“We want to reduce the crime rate and also erase the fear of crime among the people.”
Scooter Modenas Elegan being choosen by Police Department. Policeman will be using scooters to patrol neighbourhoods and increase their presence in public places. proof that Elegan got power…
and in malaysia there are alot of Elegan clubs and they frequently have a long distance trips day and do some transfer info and Elegan modification
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