Based on the Vespa LX125, the new Piaggio Vespa Notte 125 draws its power from a 125cc single-cylinder, fuel-injected three-valve engine which develops power and torque of 9.78 hp and 9.6 Nm respectively. , the BS4 engine delivered 10 hp of power and 10.6 Nm of torque.
Piaggio Group has launched its most affordable BS6 compliant scooter Notte 125 for Indian customers priced at Rs 91,492 (ex-showroom, Pune). The scooter is now listed on the Paytm e-commerce site. The outgoing BS4 model used for retail sale in India priced at Rs 72,030. While the Notte 125 is currently the most affordable Vespa you can buy in India, it has seen its price increase by almost Rs 19,000. compared to the previous BS4 model. Like the rest of the BS6 products in the company‘s lineup, the Notte 125 did not receive any major styling revisions. The main visual highlight of the new BS6 Piaggio Vespa Notte 125 is its matte black paint scheme which gives it a sporty appearance. Based on the Vespa LX125, the Notte 125 is powered by a 125cc three-valve fuel-injected single cylinder engine which is good at producing power and torque of 9.78 hp and 9.6 Nm respectively. BS4 engine produced respectively 10 hp and 10.6 Nm of power and torque.
The scooter stops using a 149mm drum brake at the front and a 140mm drum brake at the rear. A front disc brake is also optional, while CBS (Combined Braking System) is standard. The scooter’s suspension system includes a single side-arm suspension with anti-dive features at the front as well as a double-acting hydraulic shock absorber at the rear.
In other news, Piaggio recently reduced the engine displacement of its 150cc range to 149cc in order to offer insurance benefits to customers in India. As the insurance costs for two-wheelers with a displacement of up to 149 cc are lower than those with an engine of 150 cc or more, this decision of the company can be seen as a smart move to slightly compensate for the price increase for BS6. .
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