The Vespa 946 Emporio Armani will be launched in India for INR 13.4 lakhs (on-road, Pune). Piaggio is on a roll and is launching new models under the Vespa brand. Recently it also launched the Aprilia SR150 scooter at a stunning price . However, this will be the most expensive scooter in India, ever. This is a lifestyle scooter that will appeal to collectors and the affluent, who want to make a statement. Let’s see what it is all about.

Vespa is celebrating its 70th year and will also be launching a special Anniversary Edition scooter. This iconic brand has been well received in India once again and is positioned at a premium in the Indian market.

Vespa 946 Emporio Armani Design

The Vespa 946 Emporio Armani is an exquisite piece of art. It seems to come straight out of a Richie Rich comic! The style is completely retro and exudes beauty and class from every angle. It is based on the 1940’s era, during the time of the World War II.  This scooter will come in a dark shade of matte grey colour, called the Armani Grey. It has a slight tinge  green that shows only under specific lighting conditions. The entire scooter is painted in Armani Grey and it goes well with the retro styling of the Vespa 946, further enhancing its appeal. The seat trim, grips are pure leather ones and are carefully crafted. There will be an optional leather bag available too. It gets magnificent 12-inch multi-spoke alloy wheels. The fit finish and quality is top notch. The switch gear quality is excellent too.

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Vespa 946 Emporio Armani Engine

The Vespa 946 Emporio Armani has a 155cc 4-stroke 3V engine with electronic fuel injection. The engine produces 11.5bhp of power @ 8250rpm and 11.5Nm of torque at 7000rpm. It gets 220 mm disc brakes that work well on the 12-inch wheels. This is not a performance scooter but is a lifestyle two-wheeler. It is meant to make a style statement for those who indulge in a lot of luxury.

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Vespa 946 Emporio Armani Features

The body components of the Vespa 946 Emporio Armani are made of aluminum. The scooter gets front and rear disc brakes. It also has a state-of-the-art electronics suite that includes ABS, ASR traction control system and also web connectivity. It will feature LED headlamp and taillamp along with LED turn indicators. The instrument cluster is a LCD screen which is fully digital. It is neatly embedded in the handlebar console. The grips are leather wrapped which are hand-stitched and the seat is also a leather one. This scooter gets a single seat only. There is a utility hook below the seat. It also gets a carrier at the rear which resembles scooter designs of the 1940’s.

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Vespa 946 Emporio Armani Price

The Vespa 946 Emporio Armani is a rare piece of art and will be made in limited numbers. The sheer craftsmanship in this scooter will command an exorbitant price tag. This has been launched for INR 13.4 lakhs (on-road, Pune). The Vespa 946 Emporio Armani will be a CBU (Completely Built Unit) and hence will fetch a very high price.

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Vespa 946 Emporio Armani Colours

The Vespa 946 Emporio Armani will be available in only one colour. This is the Armani Grey, which is a dark shade of grey colour.  The colour will be in matte finish. It will get Tan colour leather seats and handle grips , that compliment the overall colour scheme.

Vespa 946 Emporio Armani Launch Date

This new scooter will be launched in the coming on the 25th of October. The 155cc scooter is also available in the market, now the company is looking at utilising this to make more stylish scooters.

Vespa 946 Emporio Armani Specifications

Vespa 946 Emporio Armani Specifications

Engine155cc
Power15 bhp
Transmission12 Nm
TransmissionCVT
Top Speed90 km/hr

 

Vespa 946 Emporio Armani Dimensions

Length1965 mm
Width730 mm
Wheelbase1405 mm
Seat Height805 mm

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