Vespa Scooter, Vespa 2018 Models and Vespa Scooter Price Information

Vespa is an Italian brand of scooter manufactured by Piaggio, the name meaning “Wasp” in Italian. The vespa has evolved from a single model motor scooter manufactured in 1946 to a full line of scooters and one of seven companies today owned by Piaggio.

Vespa scooters has been known for its painted, pressed steel unibody which combines a complete cowling for the engine, a flat floorboard, and a prominent front fairing into a structural unit. Having filed a patent for the vespa scooter design in April 1946, on the spring of 1946 appeared 13 examples and showed the aeronautical background of the company with their aerodynamic design.

On the launch in 1947, 2,500 Vespa were sold, over 10,000 in 1948, 20,000 in 1949 and over 60,000 in 1950.

Vespa came in two sizes, “largeframe” and “smallframe”. The smallframe scooters came in 50cc, 90cc, 100cc and 125cc versions, all derived from the 50cc model of 1963 and the largeframe came with 125cc, 150cc, 160cc, 180cc and 200cc versions using engines redesigned125cc engine from late1950s.

Moving towards the latest versions in 2018, there are 11 models available till date. They are built for specific purposes keeping the customers demand in mind.

Vespa Scooters 2018 Models and Specs

Vespa has always been an emblem of coolness and fun for youth. The styling has always been on the top shelf for vespa owners. The models available in 2018 till date are as follows.

  1. 2018 Vespa GTS 300 Touring

Engine
Bore(mm) 75
Displacement in cc 278
Engine Type Single-cylinder
Valve Configuration SOHC
Cooling Liquid
Starter Electric
Stroke 63
Transmission
Primary Drive Belt
Transmission Type Continuously Variable (CVT)
Tires
Front Tire 120/70 R12
Rear Tire 130/70 R12
Brakes
Front Brake type Hydraulics Disc
Front Brake Diameter 200
Rear Brake Type Hydraulics Disc
Rear Brake Diameter 8.7
Suspension and steering
Air Adjustable No
Front Suspension Type Single Arm
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping Yes
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load Yes
Rear Suspension type Single Sided Swingarm
Seat height in Inches 31.1
Others
Fuel Capacity(gal) 2.2
Dry Weight (LBS) 348
Wheelbase in inches 54.1
MSRP: $6,999

 

  1. 2018 Vespa GTS Super 300

2018 Vespa GTS Super 300

Engine
Bore(mm) 75
Displacement in cc 278
Engine Type Single-cylinder
Valve Configuration SOHC
Cooling Liquid
Starter Electric
Stroke 63
Transmission
Primary Drive Belt
Transmission Type Continuously Variable (CVT)
Tires
Front Tire 120/70 R12
Rear Tire 130/70 R12
Brakes
Front Brake type Hydraulics Disc
Front Brake Diameter 220
Rear Brake Type Hydraulics Disc
Rear Brake Diameter 8.7
Suspension and steering
Air Adjustable No
Front Suspension Type Single Arm
Rear Suspension Type Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping Yes
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load Yes
Seat height in Inches 31.1
Others
Fuel Capacity 2.2
Dry Weight (LBS) 348
Wheelbase in inches 54.1
MSRP: $6,899

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  1. 2018 Vespa GTS 300

2018 vespa gts 300

Engine
Bore(mm) 75
Displacement in cc 278
Engine Type Single-cylinder
Valve Configuration SOHC
Cooling Liquid
Starter Electric
Stroke 63
Transmission
Primary Drive Belt
Transmission Type Continuously Variable (CVT)
Tires
Front Tire 120/70 R12
Rear Tire 130/70 R12
Brakes
Front Brake type Hydraulics Disc
Front Brake Diameter 200
Rear Brake Type Hydraulics Disc
Rear Brake Diameter 8.7
Suspension and steering
Air Adjustable No
Front Suspension Type Single Arm
Rear Suspension Type Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping Yes
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load Yes
Seat height in Inches 31.1
Others
Fuel Capacity 2.2
Dry Weight (LBS) 348
Wheelbase in inches 54.1
MSRP: $6,799
  1. 2018 Vespa GTS Super 300 Sport

Engine
Bore(mm) 75
Displacement in cc 278
Engine Type Single-cylinder
Valve Configuration SOHC
Cooling Liquid
Starter Electric
Stroke 63
Transmission
Primary Drive Belt
Transmission Type Continuously Variable (CVT)
Tires
Front Tire 120/70 R12
Rear Tire 130/70 R12
Brakes
Front Brake type Hydraulics Disc
Front Brake Diameter 220
Rear Brake Type Hydraulics Disc
Rear Brake Diameter 8.7
Suspension and steering
Air Adjustable No
Front Suspension Type Single Arm
Rear Suspension Type Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping Yes
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load Yes
Seat height in Inches 31.1
Others
Fuel Capacity 2.2
Dry Weight (LBS) 348
Wheelbase in inches 54.1
MSRP: $6,999
  1. 2018 Vespa Sei Giorni 300

2018 Vespa Sei Giorni 300

Engine
Bore(mm) 75
Displacement in cc 278
Engine Type Single-cylinder
Valve Configuration SOHC
Cooling Liquid
Starter Electric
Stroke 63
Transmission
Primary Drive Belt
Transmission Type Continuously Variable (CVT)
Tires
Front Tire 120/70 R12
Rear Tire 130/70 R12
Brakes
Front Brake type Hydraulics Disc
Front Brake Diameter 220
Rear Brake Type Hydraulics Disc
Rear Brake Diameter 8.7
Suspension and steering
Air Adjustable No
Front Suspension Type Single Arm
Rear Suspension Type Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping Yes
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load Yes
Seat height in Inches 31.1
Others
Fuel Capacity 2.2
Dry Weight (LBS) 348
Wheelbase in inches 54.1
MSRP: $7,699
  1. 2018 Vespa Sprint 50

2018 Vespa Sprint 50

Engine
Bore(mm) 39
Displacement in cc 49.9
Engine Type Single-cylinder
Valve Configuration SOHC
Cooling Air
Starter Electric/Kick
Stroke 41.8
Transmission
Primary Drive Belt
Transmission Type Continuously Variable (CVT)
Tires
Front Tire 110/70 R12
Rear Tire 120/70 R12
Brakes
Front Brake type Hydraulics Disc
Front Brake Diameter 200
Rear Brake Type Drum
Rear Brake Diameter 5.5
Suspension and steering
Air Adjustable No
Front Suspension Type Single Arm
Rear Suspension Type Single Sided Swing Arm
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping No
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load No
Seat height in Inches 31.1
Others
Fuel Capacity 1.8
Dry Weight (LBS) 240
Wheelbase in inches 52.4
MSRP: $3,899

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  1. 2018 Vespa Sprint 150s

2018 Vespa Sprint 150s

Engine
Bore(mm) 58
Displacement in cc 154.8
Engine Type Single-cylinder
Valve Configuration SOHC
Cooling Air
Starter Electric
Stroke 58.6
Transmission
Primary Drive Belt
Transmission Type Continuously Variable (CVT)
Tires
Front Tire 110/70 R12
Rear Tire 120/70 R12
Brakes
Front Brake type Hydraulics Disc
Front Brake Diameter 200
Rear Brake Type Drum
Rear Brake Diameter 5.5
Suspension and steering
Air Adjustable No
Front Suspension Type Single Arm
Rear Suspension Type Single Sided Swing Arm
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping No
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load Yes
Seat height in Inches 31.1
Others
Fuel Capacity 2.1
Dry Weight (LBS) 260
Wheelbase in inches 52.8
MSRP: $5,499
  1. 2018 Vespa Sprint 150

Engine
Bore(mm) 58
Displacement in cc 154.8
Engine Type Single-cylinder
Valve Configuration SOHC
Cooling Air
Starter Electric
Stroke 58.6
Transmission
Primary Drive Belt
Transmission Type Continuously Variable (CVT)
Tires
Front Tire 110/70 R12
Rear Tire 120/70 R12
Brakes
Front Brake type Hydraulics Disc
Front Brake Diameter 200
Rear Brake Type Drum
Rear Brake Diameter 5.5
Suspension and steering
Air Adjustable No
Front Suspension Type Single Arm
Rear Suspension Type Single Sided Swing Arm
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping No
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load Yes
Seat height in Inches 31.1
Others
Fuel Capacity 2.1
Dry Weight (LBS) 260
Wheelbase in inches 52.8
MSRP: $5,399
  1. 2018 Vespa Primavera 150 touring

2018 Vespa Primavera 150 touring

Engine
Bore(mm) 58
Displacement in cc 154.8
Engine Type Single-cylinder
Valve Configuration SOHC
Cooling Air
Starter Electric
Stroke 58.6
Transmission
Primary Drive Belt
Transmission Type Continuously Variable (CVT)
Tires
Front Tire 110/70 R11
Rear Tire 120/70 R11
Brakes
Front Brake type Hydraulics Disc
Front Brake Diameter 200
Rear Brake Type Drum
Rear Brake Diameter 5.5
Suspension and steering
Air Adjustable No
Front Suspension Type Single Arm
Rear Suspension Type Single Sided Swing Arm
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping No
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load Yes
Seat height in Inches 30.7
Others
Fuel Capacity 2.1
Dry Weight (LBS) 260
Wheelbase in inches 52.8
MSRP: $5,199
  1. 2018 Vespa Primavera 50

Engine
Bore(mm) 39
Displacement in cc 49.9
Engine Type Single-cylinder
Valve Configuration SOHC
Cooling Air
Starter Electric/Kick
Stroke 41.8
Transmission
Primary Drive Belt
Transmission Type Continuously Variable (CVT)
Tires
Front Tire 110/70 R11
Rear Tire 120/70 R11
Brakes
Front Brake type Hydraulics Disc
Front Brake Diameter 200
Rear Brake Type Drum
Rear Brake Diameter 5.5
Suspension and steering
Air Adjustable No
Front Suspension Type Single Arm
Rear Suspension Type Single Sided Swing Arm
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping No
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load No
Seat height in Inches 30.7
Others
Fuel Capacity 1.8
Dry Weight (LBS) 140
Wheelbase in inches 52.4
MSRP: $3,799
  1. 2018 Vespa Primavera 150

2018 Vespa Primavera 150

Engine
Bore(mm) 58
Displacement in cc 154.8
Engine Type Single-cylinder
Valve Configuration SOHC
Cooling Air
Starter Electric
Stroke 58.6
Transmission
Primary Drive Belt
Transmission Type Continuously Variable (CVT)
Tires
Front Tire 110/70 R11
Rear Tire 120/70 R11
Brakes
Front Brake type Hydraulics Disc
Front Brake Diameter 200
Rear Brake Type Drum
Rear Brake Diameter 5.5
Suspension and steering
Air Adjustable No
Front Suspension Type Single Arm
Rear Suspension Type Single Sided Swing Arm
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping No
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load Yes
Seat height in Inches 30.7
Others
Fuel Capacity 2.1
Dry Weight (LBS) 260
Wheelbase in inches 52.8
MSRP: $5,099

Conclusion

Hence, these are the models of Vespa that are available in the market. Vespa is riding with carrying its history alongside. Many decades might have passed away, but the styling that specializes Vespa, has been there all the time. All in all, its scooters are available in every shape and giving you freedom of choice.

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