Last updated on
Sep 22, 2019, 7:06 PM
Italian automaker Vespa has launched its brand new scooter, the Vespa GTS 300 SuperTech, in the Philippines.
The flagship scooter has a powerful motor and offers smartphone connectivity as well as modern safety features.
And with a price tag of around Rs. 5.6 lakh, it will cost you more than a well-equipped family car.
Here is our roundup.
Vespa GTS 300 SuperTech: at a glance
The Vespa GTS 300 SuperTech features an iconic Vespa design, with a rounded headlight as well as side mirrors, chrome trim on the exhaust, chrome grab bar and blackened alloy rims.
The scooter also has a 4.3 inch fully digital instrument console which can be paired with your smartphone through Vespa’s smartphone app called MIA.
Power and performance
The Vespa GTS 300 SuperTech is powered by a 278.3cc liquid-cooled engine capable of producing 23.5hp of maximum power and 26Nm of maximum torque. The scooter promises a mileage of 29.4 km / h and a top speed of 120 km / h.
Vespa GTS 300 SuperTech: on the road
On the safety front, the Vespa GTS 300 SuperTech is equipped with 220mm disc brakes on both wheels as well as dual channel ABS to prevent skidding when braking.
The scooter houses a single shock unit in the front and a dual shock suspension in the rear to handle the suspension tasks.
Finally, what about the prices?
The Vespa GTS 300 SuperTech is priced at 4,80,000 Philippine pesos (approx Rs. 5.6 lakh) in the Philippine market. Meanwhile, there is no official word on the launch of the flagship scooter in India at the moment.