In this limited edition the matt grey/silver livery enhances the vehicle's gritty personality, also emphasised by the numerous coordinated details: it has silver streamer graphics that decorate the saddle and fairing, the words Gilera and Runner in silver on the side panels, and silver coloured wheel rim borders as well.
Streamline, aggressive and racing look; two brilliant water-cooled engines; a top-notch chassis characterised by its lightweight and superior rigidity; 14" front wheel and top-class braking system. These are the characteristics that make the Gilera Runner the sporting scooter par excellence, the perfect "link in the chain" between a scooter and a motorbike which summarises the concept of a "scooter with the heart of a motorbike".
Under the forms of the Gilera Runner Sports hiding a frame that goes beyond the levels currently applied to the scooter world.
The double-cradle frame is made of high-strength steel tubes with pressed steel reinforcements, following a construction scheme that seeks maximum torsional rigidity and achieves one of the highest ability to absorb stress. The result is a dynamic driving performance, and a rigorous full exploitability of the power generated by the engine.
The design of the frame Runner lowers the center of gravity - even the tank is placed under the center console - and centralize mass for maximum maneuverability and, at the same time, precision and driving stability.
The suspension system follows the design philosophy of Runner addressed to excellence in performance. The 50 cc version adopts upside-down fork, 30 mm while the 125 version is equipped with "traditional stems" from no less than 35 mm. At the rear, for version 50, operates a hydraulic shock absorber while the 125 group is made up of a double hydraulic shock absorber adjustable in spring preload.
Even in the "White Soul" Gilera Runner wheels are large. The rims are made of light alloy for maximum rigidity and light weight and sporty six-spoke wheels are 14 "front and 13" rear tires 120/70 front and greet and even 140 / 60 behind.
Measures to be true sport bike that ensure stability of absolute excellence and lean angles unknown to the scooter world, always in complete command and control of the vehicle.
The sporty Runner White Soul braking system plays a central role. Disconnect thrilling and stopping content, in view of maximum safety on the road, are guaranteed by the plant to two discs (front and rear), either in 50 cc (220 mm front and 175 mm at the rear) both the 125 cc (240 mm front and 220 mm rear). At the front, also, the whole family of new Runner equipped with a dual-piston floating caliper.
White Soul Runner 125 is powered by a brilliant 125 cc, 4-stroke, 4-valve, liquid-cooled, and capable of as many as 15 hp. Driveable with just a car license, Runner 125 offers brilliant performance, especially in terms of acceleration and progression being so perfectly at home in the urban and metropolitan made frequent "stop and go".
The 50 cc version of Runner White Soul is at the top of its category, offering high performance with minimum fuel consumption and emission very small. Acceleration burning and gradual recovery are the hallmarks of this modern unit that guarantees Runner preferred by young leadership in terms of performance, including scooters carburetor.
Both engines type-approved according to the strictest anti-emissions, are at the top of the performance and make the new Gilera a true "off" bike.
Single cylinder Hi-PER2 catalysed, 2-stoke
Bore X Stroke
40 mm x 39.3 mm
Max Power Output
4.5 HP at 7250 rpm
4.7Nm at 6000 rpm
Fuel Tank Capacity
7 litres with a 1.7 litre reserve
Electric with automatic choke and kick starter
Variable Automatic CVT with torque server
1840 mm x 750 mm
Tyre Size Front
Tyre Size Rear
Brakes Type Front
240 mm disc
Brakes Type Rear
175 mm disc