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Vespa World Days Croatia 2015

The registrations for the Vespa World Days 2015 is open! The 2015 edition is held at Croatia. The Vespa Village is at Biograd n/M, Obala kralja Petra Kresimira IV and Setaliste Drazice.

Please visit the website for further details – http://www.vespaworlddays2015.com/

Source: Vespa World Days 2015

Photograph: vespaworlddays2014.it

 

Vespa World Days 2014, Mantua, Italy

Source: Vespa World Days

 

Y & R Paris, along with Coty is bringing the new Vespa range of perfumes for men and women. The fragrance is designed to evoke the feeling of riding a Vespa in the countryside or the Côte d’Azur. The ‘Scent of Freedom’ photographs by Diane Sagnier depicts the Italian lifestyle. This campaign will be limited to Sephora outlets across Europe.

Source: L’ADN

Source: Merdeka

Mar 12, 2014: PT Piaggio Indonesia has announced the launch of the new Vespa Primavera. The keenly awaited scooter, which will be revealed at the Plaza Senayan Jakarta on Mar 21 to 23, will cost 30.8 million Rupiah on the road. Five colours will be offered – Rosso Dragon, Nero Vulcano,  Azzuro Marechiaro, Monte Bianco and Blue Midnight.

Source: Otonity, Merdeka

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Feb 13, 2014: Vespa has confirmed the launch of the Primavera 150 in Indonesia. The exact launch date and pricing is not known yet. The 150cc engine will have a power of 12.7 kW power and 12.8Nm torque.

Source: Zing

image: coty.com

Feb 17, 2014: Coty Inc and Piaggio Group announced an exclusive partnership to create, develop and distribute fragrances for both men and women under the Vespa brand.

Source: Wall Street Journal

Sept 11, 2013: Is Vespa preparing a revised GTS for 2014?

GTS 300 Image: Vespa.com

If rumours are to be believed, a revised new Vespa GTS is on the way for 2014. The chassis will be upgraded and the engine will be replaced by the 330cc unit from Piaggio X10 350 and 350 Beverly. The engine power will obviously be more than the current GTS. Minor upgrades to the block can be expected. Details remain sparse.

Source: Scooter-Infos.com

Sept 25, 2013: Vespa has already sold 37 units of the new Vespa 946 in France. The Vespa 946 is priced at 9000 Euros and is the most expensive Vespa yet.

Image:Vespa.com

The 125cc exotic scooter was launched in France in June 2013. Piaggio has already sold 350 units of the 946 in Europe.

Source: Scooter-infos.com

After a gap of 12 years, the Vespa Club of Mouscron, Belgium is reborn! The Vespa Scooter Club was founded in 1995 and had a very active and vibrant presence in Mouscron. However with the accidental death of its club members the Vespa Scooter Club ceased in 2001. In its heydays the club had organised annual rally with around 250 participants from as far as United Kingdom and Holland.

Image: Vespa Scooter Club Mouscron Facebook

The Vespa Scooter Club was revived in March and has already participated in the Euro Vespa in Hasselt, Amsterdam Rally and Moto Legende in Dijon.

Image: Vespa Scooter Club Mouscron Facebook

The annual membership fee is 20 Euros. Meetings are held every first Friday of the month, alternated between the clubs – Martino and Brind’Zinc.

Source: NordEclair.be, VSC Mouscron Facebook Page

Sept 18, 2013: Vespa launched the 946 in Jakarta. The 2013 yearly collection – ‘Ricordo Italiano’ – was launched in Jakarta for 146,000,000 IDR (OTR DKI Jakarta) or 13,400 USD.

The keenly awaited scooter is launched with the 3-valve 125 cc engine and is available in two colours – black and white.

Source: Vespa Indonesia, Autopro