Vespa India has launched the latest version of the Vespa VXL and Vespa SXL. The biggest news is the 3-valve 150cc engines that will be offered on both the models. Cosmetic changes include new alloy wheels, broader tyres and a new part-digital instrument panel. The existing 125cc engines will be offered alongside the new 150cc variants.
The Vespas were launched in the presence of their global brand ambassador, footballer Alessandro Del Piero. Stefano Pelle managing director of Piaggio India said, âWe are very happy to introduce the new Vespa 150cc powerful range in the presence of our global brand ambassador, Alessandro Del Piero. Vespa and Alessandro Del Piero have a lot of things in common, and they both well represent the excellence of Italy.”
The Vespa VXL is priced at Rs 84,641 for the 150cc variant and Rs 77,308 for the 125cc variant. The Vespa SXL 150cc costs Rs 88,696 while the 125cc costs Rs 81,967. All prices are ex-showroom, Pune.
VESPA GLOBAL BRAND AMBASSADOR ALESSANDRO DEL PIERO LAUNCHES THE NEW 150 cc PREMIUM VESPA RANGE in India
|National, 1st Sept, 2015: Vespa, the most famous scooter in the world, expanded its product
offering in India and premiered its most powerful 150cc range of scooters during an exclusive
lifestyle event in Mumbai. Vespa, a timeless icon of Italian lifestyle is much more than simply a
Through its unique design and cutting edge technology, Vespa has changed the way people
move around and inspires freedom of mind.
Vespaâs global brand ambassador Alessandro Del Piero, unveiled the brandâs new 150 cc range
and launched the âVespa for Children/ Del Piero versionâ programme for a charity auction,
under the umbrella Piaggio Group charity âVespa for Childrenâ. During the evening, a Vespa
signed by the soccer star was auctioned.
The new Vespa SXL and Vespa VXL ride on a very powerful 150 cc, 3 valve engine delivering
excellent performances. They are also available in very efficient 125 cc, 3 valve engines. The
Vespa new range sports a new look and is loaded with features such as digital instrument
console, 11 inch front alloy wheel, broader tubeless tyres, front disc brake, single piece
monocoque steel body and many more.
Vespa has always been ahead in fulfilling the needs of aspiring and discerning youth. Today,
Vespa, with its new 150 cc range is pioneering the premium scooter segment with high
The Vespa SXL range is available in 5 attractive colours (orange, matt black, white, matt red
and azure blue), whereas the Vespa VXL range is available in 6 exciting colours (yellow, white,
red, matt black, green and maze grey).
The Vespa 150 range has the SXL 150 cc priced at INR 88, 696 and the VXL 150 cc is priced at
INR 84, 641. The new 125 cc range has the SXL priced at INR 81,967 and VXL 125 is priced at
INR 77,308.( All prices are ex showroom Pune )
Mr. Stefano Pelle Managing Director of Piaggio India said, âWe are very happy to introduce
the new Vespa 150 cc powerful range in presence of our global brand ambassador, Alessandro
Del Piero. Vespa and Alessandro Del Piero have a lot of things in common, and they both well
represent the excellences of Italy. Two globally renowned Italian icons, two urban legends
recognized for their successes and profound impact on public opinion, Vespa and Alessandro
Del Piero show a very classy and dynamic elegance and a contagious spirit of freedom able to
move peopleâs emotions, bodies, and beliefsâ.
An international football legend, Alessandro Del Piero has played on the Italian National team in
three World Cups, becoming World Champion on 9 July 2006 at the Berlin Olympiastadion. He
scored 27 goals in 91 matches with the Italian âSquadra Azzurra". Del Piero played with
Juventus Football Club of Turin for 19 seasons. He holds all the possible personal records in the
Club, including 705 official presences, 289 official goals and 18 titles won. Juventus FC is the
Italian football team that has won the most national âSerie Aâ titles. During his career, Del Piero
has scored 344 goals.
In India, the reputation of Vespa is a clear demonstration that the Italian values and spirit are
making their way through very successfully. Similarly, Italian football and Alessandro Del Piero
are able to attract millions of Indian fans, amuse their lives and make their free time more
exciting and enjoyable. âFootball is the most well-known and widespread sport in the world. I
see this every time I meet people in every country who recognise me and talk about my
successâ Alessandro Del Piero confirms. âVespa is a great Italian icon and has a lot in
common with football: it is well-known everywhere, it brings attraction and friendship, it makes
you feel good and young, itâs cheerful and fun. As an Italian I feel proud every time I see a
Vespa around the world, a scooter that I have used since I was a boy. India is simply an
extraordinary country, almost a second home for Vespa after Italy.â