Shah Alam, Tuesday, 19 November 2020 – Motosikal dan Enjin Nasional Sdn Bhd (MODENAS), today launched the ABS variant of the Modenas Elegan 250 maxi-scooter, priced at RM15,315, making it the most value-for- money scooter in its segment.
While the look and feel of the new Modenas Elegan 250 with ABS may not differ too much from its predecessor, this variant offers a number of upgrades.
The new Modenas Elegan 250ABS comes with a fuel injected, 4 stroke and single-cylinder, SOHC250cc engine that produces a maximum power of 16.5 kW @ 7000 rpm and 22.4 Nm @ 6500 rpm of torque. It has a liquid cooling system for improved cooling performance,providing its engine with better protection and longer durability.
The ABS variant also offers a multi-functional digital speedometer that does not compromise on visibility of information and plus, some of these features are unavailable for even higher-priced competitors such as, trip-meter, digital clock, battery voltage indicator and especially the oil service reminder for visual convenience.
Another very useful feature is a USB charger socket strategically fitted near the handlebar, allowing riders to charge their smart phones while on the go.
Top-notch safety features
The new maxi-scooter variant gets dual-channel ABS that prevents the wheels from locking up and provides superior stopping power in all weather conditions.
It is further equipped with a more refined and stylish projector headlamp with LED Daytime Running Light (“DRL”) that helps visibility for both the rider and other road users at any time of day, while the signature ‘X’ shaped tail lamp greatly enhances visibility of the machine during night time riding.
Premium Design with practicality in mind
The Modenas Elegan 250with ABSis designed with sophistication, comfort and practicality in mind. The maxi-scooter offers a large storage compartment which is big enough to fit twohelmets, or anything else you might want to bring along for yourshort getaways or shopping trips. Its elevated seatingprovides additional comfort for both rider and pillion on long journeys while the floorboard is dynamically designed for a more flexible foot position that promises better comfort in all types of riding situations.
Apart from the improved performance and styling, the Modenas Elegan 250 ABS also offers a safer and more comfortable ride with high rigidity frame; and a trailing swing arm that gives the rider and pillion a more stable ride.
The Modenas Elegan 250 ABS comes in two chic colors – Satin Matte Red and Satin Matte Black; and is available at all MODENAS authorised dealers beginning November 2020.
Roslan Roskan,Chief Executive Officer of MODENAS expressed his delight in welcoming the new Modenas Elegan 250 ABS to the Company’s current product line-up and is confident that it will make an impact in the local motorcycle market. He is also optimistic about MODENAS’ business performance amidst the current pandemic.
“The launch of the ABS variant of the Modenas Elegan 250 provides Malaysian customers with more choices especially in the maxi-scooter segment. ABS is increasingly becoming one of the most important and useful safety features in the motorcycle world, and coupled with the variant’s other enhancements, I am confident that it will prove to be a success in the market,” said Roslan. “While the COVID-19 situation remains uncertain in the country, MODENAS has been working hard over the past months to make up for lost time due to the various disruptions as a result of the pandemic. However, we are planning for more launches which we believe will help us end the year on a stronger footing,” he added.