2014 Vespa LX 150 IE

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Like any respectable scooter, the Vespa LX 150 was designed with efficiency and functionality in mind. Therefore, it features an ergonomic riding position, a spacious under seat storage and high levels of efficiency.

In terms of style, the new Vespa LX features a pretty retro design with a round headlight, the wide, protective steel legshield and lots of chrome details. You also get a set of 11” and 10” wheels which are combined with a front disc/rear drum brake system.

The ride is kept in check by a front link arm and a rear adjustable hydraulic monoshock.

The Vespa LX 150 IE is propelled by a 150cc, single-cylinder, 4-stroke leader engine with catalytic converter. The unit generates a maximum output of 8,7 kw at 8,000 rpm (11.6 hp) and 11,5 Nm of torque at 6.250 rpm (8.4 ft-lb).

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Overview

Vespa LX 150 IE

Retro details with extra oomph...

The Vespa LX 150 i.e. is the heir of a truly unique legacy, created for getting around the city on a technologically modern scooter that shows off an individualistic style.

The modern stylings of the Vespa LX harken back to the most classic Vespa design forms. The round headlight, the wide, protective steel legshield, the new, wider and more contoured saddle, and the new chrome detailing on the rear view mirrors and mudguard are all drawn from the history of the world’s most famous scooter.

The body (which also serves as the monocoque chassis) is made entirely from steel for greater sturdiness and riding precision. The wheels, 11” and 10” each, a classic front disc/rear drum brake system, a suspension layout featuring the hallmark front link arm, and an adjustable hydraulic monoshock at the rear complete the technical makeup of the Vespa LX 150 i.e.

The Vespa LX 150 i.e. high-tech electronic fuel injected engine delivers smoother power progression in the relentless stop-start conditions of urban riding. The impressive capabilities of the 150cc engine will shine through as any roader hits the road to get out of town.

2014 Vespa LX 150 IE Key Features:

Vespa LX 150 IE

• Gas mileage: 75 mpg
• Max speed: 59 mph
• Gas mileage: 31 km/l
• Max speed: 95 km/h

2014 Vespa LX 150 IE Features and Benefits:

Vespa LX 150 IE

Efficient

Vespa LX 150 IE

The Vespa LX150ie is the heir of a truly unique legacy, created for getting around the city on a technologically modern scooter that shows off an individualistic style.

Elegant

Vespa LX 150 IE

The modern stylings of the 2014 Vespa LX harken back to the most classic Vespa design forms. The round headlight, the wide protective steel legshield, the wider and more contoured saddle and the chrome detailing on the rear view mirrors and and mudguard are all drawn from the history of the world’s most famous scooter.

Steel

Vespa LX 150 IE

The modern of the Vespa LX harken back to the most classic Vespa design forms. The round headlight, the wide, protective steel legshield, the wider and more contoured saddle, and the chrome detailing on the rear view mirrors and mudguard are all drawn form the history of the world’s most famous scooter.

Specifications

EngineSingle-cylinder 4-stroke leader engine with catalytic converter
Capacity150 cc
Bore x Stroke (mm)62,8 x 48,6
Max power8,7 kw at 8,000 rpm (11.6 hp)
Max torque11,5 nm at 6.250 rpm (8.4 ft-lb)
Fuel supplyP.I. injection (port injected)
CoolingForced air
StarterElectric
TransmissionAutomatic twist and go (CVT with torque server)
ClutchAutomatic dry centrifugal clutch with vibration dampers
Load bearing structureSheet metal body with welded reinforcements
Front suspensionSingle sided trailing link with hydraulic shock absorber
Rear suspensionHydraulic shock absorber
Front brakeØ 200mm disc brake
Rear brakeØ 110mm drum brake
Front tireTubeless 110/70 - 11"
Rear tireTubeless 120/70 - 10"
Length69 in. - 1755 mm
Width29.1 in. - 740 mm
Wheelbase50.7 in. - 1290 mm
Seat height30.9 in. - 785 mm
Fuel tank capacity2.1 gal. - 8.2 lt
Mpg70-75 mpg
Max speed59 mph
ColorsDragon red, Montebianco white, Midnight blue, Volcano black, Aquamarine
Warranty2-year unlimited-mileage warranty. *limits are outlined in the warranty booklet. See dealer for details *msrp excludes destination & vehicle preparation charges
Roadside assistance1 free year of road side assistance provided by road america
ApprovalEPA and CARB
Price$4,699

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