The Zafferano 250efi is Benelli's Sport Utility Scooter, features include a powerful 250cc single cylinder motor which sports fuel injection and about 20 horsepower.  Generous amounts of storage area are hidden under the seat and fuel capacity is also generous at about 2.8 gallons giving you the range required to commute for extended periods without daily stops at the gas station!  Riding impression is very similar to other Italian and Japanese scooters of modern design, smooth take up off idle, brisk acceleration, smooth operation and handling which is quite honestly brilliant by scooter standards from parking lot speeds up to highway speeds! If you are in the market for a 250cc scooter then the Zafferano definitely deserves a test ride!


Here are the basic specifications as prepared by Benelli:



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 Engine Type: Single Cylinder, Water-cooled, 4-stroke

 Displacement: 249.8 cc

 Max Power: 20.8 hp @ 7,000 rpm

 Max Torque: 17.3 ft·lb @ 7,500 rpm

 Fuel System: EFI

 Starter: Electric

 Transmission: V-Belt Automatic


 Front Suspension: Telescopic Forks

 Front Travel: 70 mm

 Rear Suspension: Telescopic Coil Spring Oil Damped

 Rear Travel: 50 mm

 Front Brake: Dual Disc, Ø 190 mm

 Rear Brake: Single Disc, Ø 190 mm

 Front Tire: 120/70-14

 Rear Tire: 140/60-14


 Overall Length: 84.25 inches

 Overall Width: 31.5 inches

 Overall Height: 55.75 inches

 Seat Height: 31.75 inches

 Wheelbase: 58.75 inches

 Ground Clearance: 4.1 inches

 Fuel Tank: 2.83 gallons

 Weight: 427 pounds