If you love the classic style of a Vespa scooter but you want more power, then you should check out the Vespa GTS 300 IE.
The scooter is powered by a lively 278 cc, single cylinder, catalysed, 4 stroke, 4 valves Quasar engine with electronic injection. The unit is mated to a CVT transmission and generates a maximum output of 15,8 Kw (21.1 Hp) at 7.500 rpm and 22,3 Nm (16.4 Ft-Lb) of torque at 5.250 rpm.
Like any Vespa scooter, the GTS 300 IE features a monocoque body which is made entirely from steel helping it deliver superior ride and handling performances.
The scooter’s speed is kept under control by a set of reliable 220 mm front and rear disc brakes.
As far as prices are concerned, the Vespa GTS 300 can be yours for no less than $6,399.
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Powerful engine, plenty of storage...
The Vespa GTS 300 i.e. is an uncompromising fusion of breathtaking performance, technical superiority and classic Vespa design. The visual flow of the modern and decisive lines of the cowls, the round and sloping front headlight, the passenger footrests which fold out from the body, are all characteristics which make Vespa unique. The Vespa GTS 300 i.e. maintains the fundamental characteristics which make every Vespa an incomparable vehicle in the scooter world—the monocoque body, made entirely from steel is a construction philosophy which ensures legendary sturdiness, reliability and superior rigidity, all to the advantage of riding precision.
2014 Vespa GTS 300 IE Key Features:
• Gas Mileage: 70 mpg
• Max Speed: 80 mph
2014 Vespa GTS 300 IE Features and Benefits:
The 2014 Vespa GTS 300ie maintains the fundamental characteristics which make every Vespa and incomparable vehicle in the scooter world --- the monocoque body, made entirely from steel is a construction philosophy which ensures legendary sturdiness, reliability and superiour rigidity, all tot he advantage of riding precision.
The 300cc fuel injected engine achieves top performance in pickup and acceleration while the front and rear disk brakes offer ultimate stopping power, which are fundamental qualities in city communting and on highways.
|Engine||Single-cylinder catalysed 4-stroke 4-valves quasar engine with electronic injection|
|Bore x Stroke (mm)||75 x 63|
|Max power||15,8 kw at 7.500 rpm (21.1 hp)|
|Max torque||22,3 nm at 5.250 rpm (16.4 ft-lb)|
|Fuel supply||P.I. Injection (port injected)|
|Transmission||Automatic twist and go (CVT with torque server)|
|Clutch||Automatic dry centrifugal clutch with vibration dampers|
|Load bearing structure||Sheet metal body with welded reinforcements|
|Front suspension||Single arm, dual chamber hydraulic shock absorber with coaxial spring|
|Rear suspension||Two dual effect shock absorbers with adjustable preload|
|Front brake||Ø 220mm disc brake|
|Rear brake||Ø 220mm disc brake|
|Front tire||Tubeless 120/70 - 12"|
|Rear tire||Tubeless 130/70 - 12"|
|Length||75.9 in. - 1930 mm|
|Width||29.7 in. - 755 mm|
|Wheelbase||53.9 in - 1370 mm|
|Seat height||31.1 in. - 790 mm|
|Fuel tank capacity||2.4 gal. - 9.2 lt|
|Max speed||80 mph|
|Warranty||2-year unlimited-mileage warranty. *limits are outlined in the warranty booklet. See dealer for details *msrp excludes destination & vehicle preparation charges.|
|Roadside assistance||1 free year of road side assistance provided by road america|
|Approval||EPA and CARB|
|Colors||Midnight blue, Bronze|