Recently the Vespa VXL and SXL facelift were launched as BS6 compliant scooters. These came with a new 125cc and 150cc engine. Now Piaggio launches the Aprilia Storm Disc Brake version too. Know more about this further in the article
The Vespa VXL and SXL facelift and Aprillia Storm are launched through an online video which you can take a look at ahead in the article. It was mentioned that both these products are targetted at different customers and they have improved a lot more than before.
Auto Expo 2020
The Aprilia Storm Disc brake and the Vespa VXL and SXL had been shown at the Auto Expo 2020. We have covered both these scooters in a walk around and you can find those videos on our Youtube Channel or ahead in the article. The bookings were opened up at Rs 1000 and there were also online benefits of Rs 2,000 offered now.
Vespa VXL and SXL
The Vespa comes with a 125cc and 150cc engine options. These scooters are made from monocoque full steel body. They also look very stylish with the 3 coat colour technology. The safety on these scooters is good with ABS or combined braking system and a twin pot disc brake which is rare on a scooter.
The engine is BS6 compliant but is not at all low on power and has 3 valve technology which is supported by the fuel injection system. The tyres on these scooters are also good with petal design alloys for comfort. They also have a designer look. Now the Vespa comes with LED headlamps and daytime running lights. The new additions are a boot light and USB charging port.
Aprilia Storm 125 now gets new features like twin pot calliper disc brakes. There is a new digital instrument cluster and a 12-inch alloy wheel. The scooter also gets some new body styling.
“We are delighted to launch two new offerings from our iconic brands Vespa and Aprilia,” said Diego Graffi, Chairman and MD at Piaggio India. “As premium differentiated Italian brands, it is our commitment to continuously redefine and enhance our discerning consumer’s experience. Brand Vespa has added technology led features to create a premium experience and brand Aprilia Storm is building on our technology platform to complement the exciting riding performance and set to create new benchmarks.”