Zontes launched the 350D in Europe and Asia, its newest premium 350cc scooter, which arrives full of technology and features of high-capacity motorcycles, with a much lower price than its rivals.
Speaking of price, the model is sold in China for RMB 28,800 (approximately US$ 4,249), and in Spain for EUR 4,787 (approximately US$ 5,157).
Just for comparison purposes, the Honda Forza 350, another premium 330cc scooter, is sold in Spain for from EUR 6,225, that is, a price 30% higher than the Zontes model.
First off, the 350D‘s design is something to commend. It is very modern and aggressive, with flowing and harmonious lines. It has an intimidating front optics set, where the LED headlight projectors are located.
But it’s not just the design that the model stands out. It arrives full of technology, to be one of the best options in the segment. Thus, it brings two-channel ABS brake, traction control, tire pressure monitoring system, two riding modes, keyless start, full color TFT digital panel and two USB fast charging ports (USB-A and USB-C).
The Zontes 350D is equipped with a 350 cm³ single-cylinder engine with liquid cooling, which is capable of generating up to 27 kW (36.7 hp) of maximum power at 7,500 rpm, and 38 Nm (3.9 kgfm) of torque at 6,000 rpm. rpm. The gearbox is automatic CVT and the fuel tank capacity is 12 liters.
Finally, the scooter has aluminum alloy wheels (15″ at the front, 14″ at the rear) and tubeless tires measuring 120/70-15 at the front and 140/70-14 at the rear.
Anyway, with all these attributes and its price, the Zontes 350D can be considered one of the best options on the market, delivering a lot for a fair price.