Skygo Rajah for sale in the Philippines
The Skygo Rajah is a standard motorcycle named after pre-Hispanic Filipino noble and leader Rajah. This moped has the ideal combination of fluid dynamics and practical styling which allows it to travel on any road surface.
Why buy a Skygo Rajah?
Performance and engine specs
The Skygo Rajah is powered by a 125 cc single-cylinder, air-cooled, four-stroke gasoline engine giving it 7.8 horsepower and 8.5 Nm of torque. The Rajah can accelerate from 0-60 kilometers per hour (kph) in 15 seconds and has a top speed of up to 85 kph. In the same driving conditions, this moped has been rated to have a fuel efficiency of 47.6 km/L, according to its manufacturer.
Design of the Rajah
Underlying the Rajah’s design is a steel underbone chassis mated with a telescopic fork front suspension and a swing arm in its rear. Weighing just 96 kilograms, this motorbike can carry a maximum load of more than 160 kilograms including its driver. It comes with 17-inch spoke-type tires which give it a boost in the ground clearance department of 150 mm.
What are the standout features of the Rajah?
The Rajah has a very nifty leg guard which shields the driver from excessive wind when driving at high speeds. Skygo has also tweaked this model's components, giving it a climbing ability of 18 degrees and a brake performance of 7 meters when it’s running at 30 kph.
Other notable features from this road runner are: a stainless steel muffler that clears its emission and gives an exhaust index of 3.8 percent carbon footprint at 800 ppm. It also has a wet multi-plate clutch partnered with disc front brakes and drum in its rear. Completing its aesthetics are: a rear mudguard with integrated combination lights, a grab bar and a sleek front mask with Automatic Headlight On (AHO) front lamps.
Skygo Rajah price and availability
Generally speaking, a new Skygo Rajah will cost P42,000 and a second hand unit can cost P30,000 or less for models older than 2011, depending on their general condition and mileage.
The Skygo Rajah has established its own domain in the standard motorcycle segment due its versatility and durability. With a finessed aesthetic matched with an above-par overall performance, it has blurred the line between alternative and mainstream. This moped competes locally with nameplates such as the SYM Euro, the RUSI DL and the Haojue Lucky.
In general, motorcycle buyers looking for a reliable standard moped at just the right price will go for the Skygo Rajah for its:
- Durable body parts
- Decent fuel economy
- Affordable price
- Availability of spare parts
Interesting facts about the Rajah
Skygo products are rebranded Lifan motorcycles. Lifan is a Taiwanese motorcycle manufacturing company that also produces automobiles. The Rajah is quite unique as it is the only motorcycle in its fleet to have a Filipino-derived nameplate.