The Piaggio Group today expanded its portfolio for Vespa in India by unveiling two exclusive products in the country – the Vespa 946 Emporio Armani and Vespa 70th anniversary special edition.
The Vespa 946 Emporio Armani is about technology as well as style. It comprises of aluminium cylinder blocks, brown leather finishing, luxury accessories, electronic riding controls which also interface with the latest internet devices. In addition, the innovative four – stroke electronic injection engine, with enhanced fuel economy and minimal emissions makes this two wheeler an ideal choice for city riding.
The 220 mm double disc brake, two-channel ABS braking system and large 12 inch wheels guarantee maximum safety on the road.
On this occasion Mr. Stefano Pelle, Managing Director and CEO, Piaggio Vehicles Private Limited (PVPL), said, “The Vespa 946 Emporio Armani brings together two well-known Italian brands which have achieved iconic status world over. We are delighted to bring this exclusive bike to our patrons in India who can truly comprehend and appreciate the luxury appeal of the bike. Crafted to perfection this bike has a classic design aesthetic with a contemporary twist”.
Mr. Pelle added, “Since the inception in 1946, Vespa has been an icon of mobility in the two wheeler segment, a true global brand that has brought varied cultures together, uniting them under one passion. With the Vespa 70th Anniversary Edition, Piaggio pays a tribute to that iconic vehicle that has changed the face of scooters forever. This bike unites all characteristics of Vespa over the years, emphasizing Italian design, culture and heritage”. He further added, “It brings us immense pleasure to introduce the Vespa 70th Anniversary Edition here in India and we hope to replicate the success achieved in other countries also here”.
The Vespa 946 Emporio Armani is priced at Rs 12,04,970 /- (Rs Twelve lakhs four thousand nine hundred and seventy only) Ex Showroom Pune.
Meanwhile the price of the Vespa 70th Anniversary edition is Rs 96,500/- (Ninety Six thousand five hundred only) Ex Showroom Pune.
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