Expected Launch Date: Oct 2017 – Dec 2017
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Vespa GTS 300 Overview
To spruce up its brand image in the Indian market, the Italian scooter brand, Piaggio will launch its most powerful scooter christened Vespa GTS 300 somewhere in the middle of this year. The newbie will run on a 278cc single cylinder petrol powerplant mated to an automatic transmission gearbox system. Vespa GTS 300 colours will be in shades of Midnight Blue and Darin Plum, and will come in dimensions of 1930mm in length, 755mm in width and 1370mm of wheelbase. Built wise, Vespa GTS 300 images proclaim it to be a statement on class and style with a round LED headlamp sitting atop well chiselled front fairings having three chrome grilles at the centre and two turn indicators on either of its side. The stunning looking scooter will be built upon a chassis consisting of a sheet metal body with welded reinforcements. Vespa GTS 300 features will carry Anti Lock Braking System (ABS) and Anti Slip Regulation (ASR) traction control functions as standard on its 12 inches Aluminium alloy wheels. The wheels are going to be studded with 220mm single disc brakes and connected to a single arm dual chamber hydraulic front and two dual effect shock absorbers rear suspension system. The suspension system will effectively cushion riders from the shocks emanating off the surface. Furthermore, adequate riding comfort will be ensured through a well cushioned ergonomic single seating arrangement integrated with a pillion foot peg and back support. Also, a LCD based digital instrument console showing readings on speedometer, tripmeter, tachometer, odometer and fuel gauge will keep one abreast of the vehicleвЂ™s parameters. Besides, two Aluminium supported rear view mirrors are going to provide clear view of the road behind. Vespa GTS 300 reviews by experts paint a rosy picture of the upcoming bike.
Vespa GTS 300 Expected Engine And Transmission
As the most powerful scooter from the Vespa portfolio, Vespa GTS 300 specifications show it to run on a 278cc single cylinder 4 stroke 3 valve liquid cooled petrol drive train garnering maximum power and torque outputs of 21.1bhp at 7500rpm and 22.3Nm at 5250rpm, respectively. The engine will come mated to an automatic transmission gearbox system operable by an automatic dry centrifugal clutch. Vespa GTS 300 will be able to notch up a top speed of 130 Kmph.
Vespa GTS 300 Expected Mileage
Vespa GTS 300 mileage will accrue to around 28 Kmpl, which is quite good given the power yielded by the scooter.
Vespa GTS 300 Expected Price & Launch Date
Vespa GTS 300 price in India will fall in the range of Rs.4.0 lakhs to Rs.5.0 lakhs (Ex Showroom, New Delhi). Vespa GTS 300 is expected to be launched somewhere end 2017.