Piaggio India today launched the special edition Vespa Racing Sixties scooters in 125 and 150 CC in India. The new Vespa special series, have been based on the technologically advanced Vespa SXL 150 BS6 and SXL 125 BS6. The “Racing Sixties” edition was unveiled at Auto Expo 2020 in Greater Noida at the beginning of the year.
The classic and rich sporty appeal of the Racing Sixties is complemented with the colour theme of 1960s racing machines – red graphics with a tinge of gold on pristine white body colour and golden 5 spoke Petal alloy wheels. The clean graphic lines enhance the sides and the front tie while the highlighted matte black finish of surrounding elements including the rear-view mirrors, grab handle and footrests, the front and rear light applique and the Muffler cover create a unique contrast appeal.
The special edition Vespa Racing Sixties has the technologically advanced Monocoque full steel Body, vibrant high definition 3 coat body colours, Anti-lock braking system or combined braking system with twin pot calliper disc brake that ensures the rider a fashionable and safe drive. The new high performance BS6 compliant engine with clean emission, 3 Valve design and Fuel injection technology offers the riding experience matching the spirit of racing sixties. The Racing Sixties is also equipped with Crystal Illumination LED headlight, Center integrated Day Time Running extra bright beam light, USB mobile charging port and Boot light that combines convenience with style for the riders.
Commenting on the launch of Vespa Racing Sixties, Mr. Diego Graffi, Chairman and MD, Piaggio India said, “We are delighted to introduce the special edition Vespa Racing Sixties. As an iconic brand with a longstanding legacy, Vespa continuously rediscovers itself by setting new trends which reflects its versatility to represent unique specialities of different times. The Vespa Racing Sixties is an exceptional representation in rediscovering the theme of racing machines from the golden racing era of 1960s. Acknowledging the spirit of time, it deftly combines heritage with present day advanced technology; the only brand to offer such specialty to the discerning customers who love to Vespa.”
Vespa Racing Sixties is available at all Vespa dealerships across India and customers can also book it on the recently launched e-commerce platform https://shop.vespaindia.com/ at a booking amount of INR 1,000/ and can also avail benefits worth INR 2,000/- while booking it online.