Piaggio launch the latest addition the Vespa Fleet, the Vespa Urban Club 125
The Vespa Urban Club 125 is the latest offering from Piaggio and joins the existing fleet that comprises of the SXL, VXL and the Elegante. The Urban Club 125 is the most affordable variant in the vespa line up priced at Rs 72,190 (ex-showroom Pune) and will be available in all Vespa and Aprilia dealers across India.
Powering the scooter is the same 125cc, 3-valve CVT engine making 9.5bhp of power at 7250rpm and 9.9Nm of torque at 6250rpm. It is equipped with 10-inch wheels wrapped in 90/100 section rubber at both ends and offer CBS(Combined braking system) as standard. Piaggio also offers owners the option to install their mobile connectivity feature. In terms of design the scooter has been given a nice black treatment to the rear-view mirrors, grab rails, brake levers and wheels which provide a nice contrast from the bright colours on offer.
The scooter is available in four different colour options namely the Azzurro Provenza, Maze Grey, Glossy Yellow and Glossy Red.
“We are delighted to launch the classy Vespa Urban Club in India. Drawing inspiration from the timeless brand, Vespa Urban Club is a culmination of elegance and new trends, backed by cutting edge technology. We believe the new Vespa Urban Club will add to the style quotient of the rider and will be well-appreciated by Vespa fans.” Said Mr. Diego Graffi, CEO and MD Piaggio India.
Words by Karan Ramgopal