Piaggio Vespa LX125 deliveries to start in May. Launch on 26.

| April 10, 2012 | 7 Comments

We reported about Piaggio’s plans for India from the Auto Expo held in January this year. Now, the news is that the Italian two wheeler manufacturer will be launching the Vespa brand in country on 26 April 2012. The deliveries of the scooter will start in May with the bookings starting soon after the official launch. Following the event will be the inauguration of the Vespa plant in Baramati on 28th. The inauguration will take place in presence of Mr. Matteo Colaninno, Group President, Piaggio. Motoroids have received an official intimation from Piaggio in this regard

Piaggio’s Indian operations will commence with a dealer network of 50 dealers across the nation. The Indian innings of the popular scooter manufacturer will begin with the launch of Vespa LX125 scooter. 

Vespa LX125 Specifications- 
Engine capacity- 124 cc, fuel injected with three valve head
Max Power-10.26 BHP @8250 RPM 
Max. Torque- 9.6 Nm @7250 RPM
Transmission- CVT
Expected fuel efficiency- 50 km/l
Weight- 114 kgs. 
Fuel tank capacity- 8.5-litres 

The Vespa LX125 will be made available in 7 colours- red, silver, yellow, orange, blue, black and white.The new scooter will be positioned as a lifestyle vehicle and should be priced around INR 65,000/- for the drum brake variant. 

Do expect a full blown ride experience from us once we get our hands on this stylish new scoot.

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  1. stephen says:

    may be its a mini xylo killer but no where near to innova

  2. 65000 looks too expensive doesn't it?

  3. drum brake variant -55000.

  4. Arif Kamaal Hashmi says:

    max to max 40,000 old model.

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