new Vespa Elegante which generated a substantial amount of hype in the scooter
market was unveiled on September 16 , 2014 in Pune by Piaggio Vespa. The new
Vespa Elegante will be a limited edition offering from Piaggio and is soon to
be launched in India. The existing Vespa scooter prices start at Rs 67,000 and
goes up to Rs 75,000.
new Vespa Elegante will be available in two new metallic colours – Marrone
Crete Senesi (brown) and Bianco Perla (white). The Elegante will now also be
offered with a helmet to match the colour of the scooter. It will also have
colour coordinated leather finished twin seats, an all round chrome guard kit
and a limited edition Elegante badge on it.
the mechanical front the Elegante has not witnessed any changes from the VX
variant of the scooter. The new Vespa Elegante has the same 125cc, 3-valve
engine which produces 9.9bhp of power and 10.6 Nm of torque which has been
mated to a CVT gearbox. As most rides of this sort are known well for being
economically viable options, the new Vespa Elegante will be no different
returning 46km to the litre which combined with an 8.5 litre tank gives a
really good range to the scooter.
scooter has been built on a monocoque steel frame and the front has a trademark
single sided suspension found on the Vespa. The Vespa has disc brakes in the
front and drum brakes at the rear. The scooter comes with tubeless tyres.
Piaggio has not announced the price of the new Vespa Elegante yet, so stay
tuned to this space for more details.
Picture of Vespa Elegante limited edition
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