Review Vespa Primavera
Vespa in Indonesia has been aggressive in introducing styling and great performer scooters. Primavera is one such introduction featuring latest accessories and equipment for better comfort of rider besides getting best of applauds for its special attraction among the crowd. Vespa has made it special with improved accessories and equipment offered besides improving upon dimensional features as well.
Though the basic body frame and the design resemble other variants, there are a lot of improvements in the design of body frame and the sheet metal used for body construction. The primavera is inspired by the ‘Vespani’ which was a super hit model during 1960’s. Fit and finish have been taken to greater heights with the fine design of headlight, tail light and chrome strips for the body panels. The classic design of rear fender is made even more attractive. The dimensional features also improved with length as 1852mm, with 680mm, seat height 780mm, wheelbase 1334mm. Longer wheelbase improves the leg space between seat and handlebar and the sleek and smooth flow curvy design of leg space and the smart design of glove box adds to aesthetics of the scooter.
Engine, Economy, and Performance
The Vespa Primavera is loaded with the latest technology 154.8c single cylinder 4 stroke engine with 4 valve mechanism, it can deliver the power of 11.5hp at 7500rpm and maximum torque of 12Nm at 5000rpm. Electronic fuel injection system used for better combustion of fuel which has resulted in getting best of the mileage of 55kmpl. The vehicle is fitted with a fuel tank of capacity 8.5 Liters making it a convenient vehicle for pretty long rides. The superior quality of the engine, connected to rear wheels through Continuously variable transmission can propel the scooter at the speed of max of 90kmph. Though it is possible to cross 100kmph mark, it won’t be advisable from the perspective of safe riding.
The super stylish scooter offers great comfort for ride and handling of the same. The suspensions improved with the latest technology giving best of comfort for the rider. The tubeless tires at front with rating 100/70 R11 and rear tires with 120/70 R11 fitted at rear fitted on the stylish and tough alloy wheels giving good road grip for speeding on normal roads and prevents skidding on wet and oil road conditions. The superior quality of headlights lighten up the roads well for perfect vision at dark roads. The fine design of the scooter dynamics and the quick responsive engine delivering the power of 11.5hp encourages for high-speed riding. Still being a scooter, the rider will have to be cautious while taking sharp turns and unplanned road humps and unexpected encounter with pits on the road.
Safety, braking and miscellaneous
Piaggio has used 200mm disc brake at front and 140mm drum brake at the rear. The well-proven brake system enables for easy, quick and safe stopping of the scooter. Easy to steer handlebar, well illuminating stylish headlights make it easy to ride in congested roads and dark weather conditions. Piaggio has given two lockable storage box for convenience, one at the body panel in front and one below the seat.
Primavera has a lot to offer for the younger generation looking for super stylish and performing scooter which can be a good companion for the city as well as highway riding.