Press Release - VF3 185 LE

Press Release - VF3 185 LE



PENANG, 19 MAY 2020 – As you know, the SYM VF3i has the reputation of being the largest engine capacity among the Super Moped engines and most affordable motorcycle of all Malaysians. Today, MForce Bike Holdings is proudly to announce the latest version of the VF3i 185 Limited Edition enhanced with Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) for a more efficient brake system. The VF3i Limited Edition would be launch into local market in May 2020. 

According to Mr Asri Ahmad, General Manager of Operations MForce Bike Holdings, the SYM VF3i 185 LE is upgraded from the previous version based on the feedback and comment on local motorcycle owners and enthusiasts. The new version offers more powerful engines through several upgrades in the engine components, including a 30mm throttle body to provide better response when riding. The SYM VF3i 185 LE is powered by 183cc four stroke puts up a 19.7 hp at 9,000 rpm and 17.4 Nm of torque at 7,500 rpm. This fuel injection engine is enhanced with a six-speed transmission and EURO 3 compliance.

From the appearance, bright DRL light and LED rear lamp has been improved for safety purpose. SYM VF3i 185 LE now comes with new stylish design speedometer with combination of engine oil check, engine temperature, clock battery power and the ABS system. Besides that, the new version of VF3i has equipped with Aerodynamic windshield design helps rider to reduce the wind resistance and improve balancing while riding.

Braking on this new VF3i 185 LE is completed with ABS system with discs front and rear – a single 250 mm diameter disc in front and single 200 mm disc at the back – mounted on 17-inch wheels shod in 90/80 and 120/70 tyres, front and rear respectively. Weight is claimed to be 124 kg and fuel is carried in a 7-litre tank under the seat, which is currently the biggest fuel tank for kapcai category

SYM VF3i 185 LE comes with a new colour which is “Matt Black” and priced at RM9,338.00. Mforce Bike Holdings also offering a two-year manufacturer warranty or 20,000 kilometers of mileage (whichever comes first) for this model.


Technical Specification

Engine type SOHC, 4 stroke, Liquid-cooled, Single Cylinder
Bore & Stroke 63.5 x 57.8 mm
Displacement 183 c.c.
Maximum Horsepower 14.7 kW at 9000 r/min
Maximum Torque 17.4 Nm at 7,500 r/min
Compression Ratio 11.1:1
Gearbox 6 - Speed
Lubrication Forced Circulation and Splashing
Clutch Wet Multi Disc Clutch
Fuel Supply Electronic Fuel Injection
Certification EURO 3
Starting Electric
Ignition Full Transistor Ignition
Front Suspension Telescopic Forks
Rear Suspension Telescopic Coil
Front Brake Single 250 mm disc
Rear Brake Single 200 mm disc
Front Tire 90/80- 17 (Tubeless)
Rear Tire 120/70-17 (Tubeless)
Wheelbase 1290 mm
Ground Clearance 150 mm
Weight 124 Kg
Weight 124 Kg
Fuel Capacity 7 Litre
    About SYM Malaysia:

    Starting in 2008, MForce Bike Holdings Sdn Bhd is a SYM motorcycle distribution company in Malaysia. Combining high-performance engine capabilities with integrated motorcycle design and development. SYM Malaysia has become one of the most popular motorcycle brands in Malaysia. Currently SYM motorcycles have installed over three hundred thousand units of motorcycle in the local market. With a passion for product innovation, SYM produces world-class motorcycles that provide a wonderful experience and sensation on each of your trips.

    SYM has proactively expanded the motorcycle market overseas and developed a stronger global network to strengthen its R&D system, production, marketing and services to become one of the most famous motorcycle brands in the world.

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