Piaggio has added yet another Vespa in their Indian line-up. The special edition known as Vespa Elegante 150 is priced at Rs. 95,077, ex-showroom, Pune. The Elegante is based on the VXL 150 but gets additional accessories and unique paint schemes.
The classy scooter comes in two unique paint schemes – Beige Unico and Pearl White. The colour “Beige Unico” is inspired by the pristine beauty of the Italian beaches. The scooter also gets colour coordinated twin leather finished seats, tinted fly screen and an exclusive ‘Elegante Badge’. The engine also remains same as the VXL. It is a 150cc engine that churns out a maximum power of 11.6 Bhp at 7,000 rpm and 11.5 Nm of peak torque of 11.5 Nm at 5,500 rpm. The scooter also gets larger 12-inch alloy wheels with tubeless tyres.
Commenting on this launch, Mr Stefano Pelle, CEO and Managing Director, Piaggio Vehicles Private Limited (India) said, “Piaggio is delighted to offer to its fans in India, the stylish special edition Vespa Elegante 150 CC. The special edition Vespa Elegante symbolises Piaggio’s ownership of the premium scooter segment that the group has successfully created in the Indian market. With its classy yet modern designs, Vespa Elegante will be a proud possession of the Vespa enthusiast.”
Piaggio will also provide unique accessories like colour coordinated helmet and all round chrome guard kit with a front bumper guard as optional. The new scooter will be available only at the Motoplex stores of Vespa / Aprilia dealerships across India. Such showrooms have Piaggio group’s exclusive brands like Piaggio, Vespa, Aprilia and Moto Guzzi.
Targeting the youth, Piaggio has announced that the scooter will be available online through payment wallet app, PayTm. The customers buying from the app will get cash back offers. The accessories, apparel, helmets are also available online through the shopping portal – Amazon India.