Monday, June 24, 2013

The Italian Job

Vespa, the iconic Italian brand, has now launched a new Vespa VX. The scooter is available in Pink and Blue, replacing the previously available black and maroon options. The Vespa VX now gets a few cosmetic changes like the new speedometer and pillion grab rails. Also added are MRF Zapper tires and a 200mm front disk for better braking.

Piaggio launches a new version of Vespa in India; the Vespa VX.
The All new Vespa VX

However the regular Vespa remains the same, Vespa VX shares a few specs of the regular variant one of which is the the engine, a 3 Valve 125cc engine producing 10PS of Power. The monocoque and the single sided suspension are one of the few other things carried over from the regular variant.

All of these changes are clubbed into a price of Rs. 65,596 ex-showroom Mumbai whereas the regular variant costs Rs. 62315 ex-showroom Mumbai.