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June 07, 2015: Famous Italian photographer Luca Bracali has begun his journey across Vietnam on a Vespa. This ride is a part of the project explorer initiated by himself.

“When I was a child, I dreamt of roaming by a Vespa scooter, a symbol of freedom, innocence and joie de vivre to explorers. The experience will be new and make me touched as I have travelled by different vehicles, including sleigh, balloon, car, motorcycle and even dog-sledge”, Bracali said.

He said that he will open a photo exhibition about the beauty of the land and people of Vietnam right after the journey ends.

Source: Vietnamnet

Photograph: Luca Bracali


Sept 12, 2014: Naza Premira, the official distributor of Vespa in Malaysia, was launched in Malaysia.The Primavera will be powered by the 155cc 11.7hp@7500rpm engine. The torque is 12Nm @ 5000 rpm.

Four colours are offered Rosso Dragon (Red), Monte Bianco (White), Nero Vulcano (Black) and Azzurro Marechiaro (Light Blue) colours.

The Primavera is priced at RM11,888 (basic selling price). This would include one-year 10,000 km warranty.

Source: Paul Tan, Lifestyle Asia, Moto Malaya

The Vespa GTS Super from Indonesia

Source: Vespa Indonesia

Artist: Angga Tantama

A T-shirt design that was done for Maxmuffin Clothing and Co.

Source: Behance


The new TV commercial by Vespa India shows Vespa riders as those who live in the moment, consider creativity a virtue, pursue their passions and leave a mark wherever they go.

Source: Vespa India via YouTube

Our Ride – Behind Me

Saatchi & Saatchi Manila designed the campaign for Vespa Philippines to remind the joy of sharing Vespa with one’s love. The ‘Our Ride’ series consists of Behind, You & Me, Embrace and She Hated.

  • Developed at Ace Saatchi & Saatchi, Makati City
  • Executive creative director/art director/copywriter Andrew Petch
  • Executive creative director/copywriter Tony Sarmiento
  • Executive creative director Raoul Floresca
  • Art directors Biboy Royong and Gelo Lico
  • Copywriter Bogey Bernardo
  • Producers Dennis Obien and Ruel Arnedo.

Source: The Inspiration Room

Our Ride – You & Me

Our Ride – Embrace

Our Ride – She Hated

Apr 18, 2014: Vespa officially announced the launch of Vespa Sprint in Vietnam. The new Vespa Sprint replaces the Vespa S. The Vespa Sprint is available with both 125cc and 150cc engines. The trapeziodal headlights, rear view mirrors inspired by the Vespa 946, unique seats are some of the unique highlights of the Vespa Sprint.

The 125cc engine has 9.6bhp@7,750rpm and a torque of 9.5Nm@6,000rpm. The 150cc engine has 11.7bhp@75000rpm and 12Nm@5000rpm. The scooter is 1860mm long and has a wheelbase of 1340mm. Seat height is 790mm.

The Sprint retails at 71.8 million VND for 125cc and 85.35 VND for the 150cc variant. It is available in five colours – white, red, black, green and titanium gray.

Source: VnEconomy, Dantri


Apr 11, 2014: Naza Premira Sdn Bhd, the official importer of Vespa launched the Vespa LXV 150 3V. Naza is expecting to sell 2,000 units of Vespa this year. The Vespa LXV 150 3V is priced at 12,400 MYR on-road including insurance. The company is expecting to launch two more models this year.

Source: The Star

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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Vespa PX 150E

The Vespa PX 150 was launched in 1977 in Milan. The Vespa PX 150E was launched in 1978 with an upgraded suspension. The PX 150E continued in production till 1987.

Source: VN Express