QUICK FACTS & SUMMARY
|Shades||Rosso Dragon (Red), Monte Bianco (White), Portovenere Verde (Sky Blue), Giallo Lime (Yellow), Vibrante Rosa (Pink), Midnight Blue|
|Vehicle Overview||Piaggio Vespa Exclusivo was a Limited Edition model that was priced at INR 74,355. It came in eye catchy shades and offered decals on their side body panels. The 125 cc, single cylinder engine is good for 9.76 BHP at 7500 rpm and 10.6 Nm at 6000 rpm. The scooter comes with automatic gearbox and weighs 114 kg. It comes with 7 liters of fuel tank and 200 mm of ventilated disc brake for the front wheel. The scooter carries 90/100-10 wheels on both ends while rivals Suzuki Access 125, Honda Activa 125 and Mahindra Gusto 125 in its segment. The suspension on offer on the scooter is aircraft derived single arm unit.|
ENGINE & GEARBOX
|Engine Description||125cc, 3-valve, Aluminium cylinder head, Overhead cam & Roller Rocker Arm with MAP Sensing & Variable spark timimg management|
|Maximum Power||9.76 Bhp @ 7500 rpm|
|Maximum Torque||10.6 Nm @ 6000 rpm|
|Number of Cylinders||1|
|Number of Gears||Automatic|
BRAKES & TYRES
|Front Brake||200mm Ventilated Disc|
|Rear Brake||140mm Drum|
|Front Tyre||90/100-10 53J|
|Rear Tyre||90/100-10 53J|
|Wheel Type||3-spoke, Satin Finish, Alloys combination wheels|
SUSPENSION & CHASSIS
|Front Suspension||Aircraft derived single side arm with ant-dive characteristics|
|Rear Suspension||Dual-effect hydraulic shock absorber|
|Frame||Monocoque steel high rigidity structure|
DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT
|Overall Length||1770 mm|
|Overall Width||690 mm|
|Overall Height||1140 mm|
|Kerb/Wet Weight||114 kg|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||7 litres|
INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES
BATTERY & ELECTRICALS
|Battery Type||Maintenance Free|
PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE
|Mileage||45-55 kmpl (approx.)|
COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES
|Step-up Seat/Split Seat|
|Head Light||Multi-focal with 35W Halogen|
Piaggio Vespa Esclusivo Review
Since years, Piaggio is a well-established scooter manufacturer that designs and develops retro-look automatic scooters. Its headquarters are located in Pontedera, Italy. Piaggio aims to explore a new segment of scooters with the iconic Vespa in India. It is well known by the older generations. The company has now launched the limited edition of Vespa called the 'Esclusivo' in India for which only 1000 units will be manufactured. It is based on the VX125 variant of Vespa. Let's check out the changes made in the scooter.
Design and Style
Piaggio Vespa Esclusivo has got a distinctive retro look with new 'Esclusivo' badges on the front apron and side. Other changes include the new graphics, body decals and dual colored alloy wheels with a combination of Black and Silver. The rest part of scooter remains the same. The beauty of this Italian single piece is enchanted by a lot of chrome inserts on it. The prominent characteristic of scooter is its monocoque design and the steel body which is dipped in a shining and bright paint. It is simple yet looks very classy especially from its front. The stylish round shaped headlight, small tail light, noticeable round shaped grab rail, in built turn indicators and rear view mirrors makes it unique in all. It has got sharp lines on its side panels which gives it a muscular look.
The Vespa Esclusivo features a simple and fully analogue instrument console that comprises a fuel gauge and speedometer along with indicators for low fuel, oil and battery which keeps you updated.
Dimensions and Fuel Tank Capacity
The Esclusivo comes with a length of 1770mm, width of 690mm and a height of 1140mm as its dimensions along with a kerb weight of 114 Kg. The scooter has a fuel tank capacity of 7.0-litres.
Engine and Gearbox
The Vespa Esclusivo is equipped with the same 125cc, air cooled, 4-stroke, 3-valve, SOHC engine which produce a peak power of 9.92 bhp at 7500 rpm with utmost torque of 10.6 Nm at 6000 rpm and is mated to an automatic CVT transmission.
Safety Features and Storage Space
The scooter's steel body provides better protection at the time of collisions. It is featured with a big, inbuilt lockable glove box and a good under seat storage space. Bag hook is provided above the floor board to carry the essentials.
Brakes and Suspension
It is fitted with 220 mm disc brake at the front and 140 mm drum brake at the rear which works smoothly. The suspension system comprises of arm with coil-spring and dual effect shock absorber at the front and coil-spring with dual effect shock absorber at the rear.
The Esclusivo is dipped in three striking shades which are Rosso Dragon (Red), Monte Bianco (White) and Nero Matt (Black).
Piaggio Vespa Esclusivo is priced 3500 rupees higher than the VX125 variant. The ex-showroom, Delhi price for this limited edition is Rs.74500 approx., may vary.
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User Reviews for Piaggio Vespa (2014)
It's a really amazing scooter to buy. My Red Vespa S125 is around 8 months old and it's really worth it. ... read more
Best Features: 110km/hr monster
Pros: Styling, uniqueness and road prescence
Cons: The only dislike is the leg rest area for the driver has a hump which is not favorable.
Superb City Drivability with Good Highway Performance
Piaggio Vespa is a best two-wheeler I have seen in my life. Its looks are just amazing that every head turns once when it run on the road. Well, I have Yellow colored Vespa and I enjoyed every ride... ... read more
Best Features: Style and Performance
Pros: Retro style, Brakes, Comfort, Performance, Ease of Drive
Cons: No Cons according to me