Piaggio India has reorganized its existing portfolio of premium scooters under the Aprilia and Vespa brands in India. The Italian team launched the new Aprilia SR 150 Race, the limited edition Carbon SR 150, new color options for the Aprilia SR150 and the Vespa scooter range, adding the much needed toe-in and tuck to stay ahead of the pack. his rivals.
2018 Aprilia SR 150 Race
The sporty version of the Aprilia SR 150 scooter, the Race Edition, is now inspired by the flagship RS-GP superbike, specially designed for MotoGP. In the RS-GP theme, the scooter sports a white base with red and green body graphics as well as 14 inch red alloys.
The scooter also benefits from an adjustable suspension, 220mm front disc brake, gold caliper, digital console and large windshield. The new Aprilia SR 150 Race was offered at a price of Rs 80,211 (ex-Pune showroom).
New colors for Aprilia SR 150
Piaggio India glamorized the SR 150 scooter standard with four new trendy colors – matte black, blue, glossy red and white. The scooter also gets adjustable suspension as part of the update. Aprilia will sell the updated SR 150 at Rs 70,031 (ex-showroom, Pune)
Aprilia Carbon SR 150
The Limited Edition Carbon SR 150 is inspired by the carbon components of Aprilia high-performance track bikes. The scooter gets an all-black theme, complemented by carbon graphics and a new adjustable suspension.
The Carbon SR 150 also has a 14 inch large wheel, 220mm disc brake, new digital cluster, USB connectivity option. It is priced at Rs 73,500 (ex-Pune showroom).
All SR 150 variants are powered by the same air-cooled 154.4cc 3-valve single-cylinder engine which can produce 11.39 hp of power and 11.5 Nm of torque mated to a CVT unit.
New Vespa colors
The range of new Vespa scooters are known for their eye-catching colors and the company has added three more colors – Matt Rosso Dragon, Matt Yellow and Azzuro Provenza with machine-cut peripheral alloy wheels. The new range also benefits from a factory-installed mobile connectivity feature.
The Vespa range is now priced at Rs 91,140 for the VXL 150cc and Rs 97,276 for the SXL 150cc (ex-Pune showroom).