Piaggio Vehicles has updated the Vespa premium range of scooters to comply with the latest BS6 phase 2 emission norms. The company has also introduced new dual-tone colour variants for the Vespa SXL and VXL series that are sold in 125 and 150cc variants. The prices of the new Vespa Dual series scooters start at Rs 1.32 lakh, ex-showroom.
Vespa Dual SXL, VXL launched: Variant-wise prices
|Vespa Dual variant||Price (ex-showroom)|
|VXL 125||Rs 1.32 lakh|
|VXL 150||Rs 1.46 lakh|
|SXL 125||Rs 1.37 lakh|
|SXL 150||Rs 1.49 lakh|
The prices of the new Vespa Dual series scooters are mentioned in the above table. While the VXL 125 is priced at Rs 1.32 lakh, the VXL 150 costs Rs 1.46 lakh, ex-showroom. Vespa’s SXL series, on the other hand, which boasts a retro look and round headlamp is priced at Rs 1.37 lakh and Rs 1.49 lakh, ex-showroom, for the 125 and 150cc variants respectively.
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Vespa Dual SXL, VXL: Engine and gearbox
Powering the Vespa SXL and VXL 125 is a 124.45cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled, fuel-injected engine that churns out 9.8 bhp and 9.6 Nm of torque. Their 150cc variants, on the other hand, get a 149.5cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled engine that develops 10.3 bhp and 10.6 Nm of peak torque. The engines are now BS6 phase 2 compliant and they come mated to a CVT.
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Here’s what the company said:
Commenting on the launch, Ajay Raghuvanshi, Executive Vice President of 2W Domestic Business (ICE) at Piaggio Vehicles said, “Celebrating the young, wild, and free, the Vespa Dual is a tribute to the youthful Vespa spirit. The Vespa Dual is designed for those who choose to go against the grain, lead a unique life chasing new experiences, and stand out in a crowd, turning heads wherever they go. We are excited to see its acceptance.”
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