SYM Joins ADV Scooter Recreation With MMBCU Crossover

Taiwanese scooter and motorbike producer SYM is widespread throughout Asia and Europe due to its accessible entry-level fashions. In its house nation of Taiwan, the model has launched a brand new mannequin that appears to compete within the extremely aggressive journey scooter phase, however one additionally focused for newer riders.

The journey scooter phase was just about invented by Honda when it launched the X-ADV again in 2016. A couple of years later, it introduced this versatility to the newbie phase, and lots of different producers joined the get together with their very own interpretations of a do-it-all scooter. Peugeot joined the sport at EICMA 2022 by unveiling the XP400, and so too did Malaysian producer Aveta with the Dayang ADV 150. Taiwanese producer SYM appears to affix in on the enjoyable, as nicely, the the MMBCU scooter.

Initially launched within the Taiwanese market, the MMBCU’s title could appear a bit of bit bizarre, and that’s as a result of it’s. As our buddies from Motorrad On-line clarify, MMB stands for Mamba, because the scooter’s design is seemingly impressed by a snake, whereas C stands for Crossover—highlighting its adventurous capabilities, and lastly, U stands for Distinctive, as a result of let’s face it, no different scooter appears like this.

SYM Joins ADV Scooter Game With MMBCU Crossover

Naming conference apart, nevertheless, the scooter is fairly spectacular from its spec sheet alone. For starters, it will get taller floor clearance than different scooters in its class. Efficiency-wise, the MMBCU is powered by a 158cc, liquid-cooled, fuel-injected, single-cylinder engine with an output of 16 horsepower. On condition that that is above the restrict for A1 license holders in Europe, likelihood is this bike gained’t make its method to the previous continent. Different options embrace entrance and rear disc brakes with ABS as customary, in addition to alloy wheels measuring 13 inches on each ends.

So far as scooters go, the MMBCU is fairly tall with a seat top of 803 millimeters—a value that must be paid in change for taller floor clearance. The gas tank has a capability of seven.4 liters, whereas the under-seat storage compartment is fairly beneficiant with 28 liters of area on your every day necessities.