Posted On : 13 Feb, 2019
India, February 13, 2019 : Italian scooter manufacturer brand Piaggio has launched the most powerful Vespa GTS 300 in Europe. The GTS 300 was revealed at the 2018 EICMA show in Milan, and Piaggio had announced that an updated Vespa GTS 300 line-up will be launched, which now gets a High-Performance Engine (HPE).
The Vespa GTS 300 is powered by a 278 cc, single-cylinder, high performance engine which puts out 23.8 BHP at 8250 RPM and 26 Nm of peak torque at 5250 RPM.
According to Piaggio, while performance has improved on the Vespa GTS 300, it's more fuel efficient than before. The engine also meets the latest emission regulations, and is Euro 4 and Euro 5 compliant, and comes with standard traction control. The Vespa GTS 300's steel body has also been updated with a new LED headlight and a new seat design. The underseat storage is ample enough to store two open-faced helmets, and also features a USB charging port. The scooter now gets smartphone connectivity via Bluetooth. The Vespa GTS 300 is offered in five options - GTS, GTS Touring, GTS Super, GTS SuperSport and GTS SuperTech.