The Vespa LX 50 4 V has a long history behind it and since it was released for the first time more than 60 years ago, it has been constantly upgraded.
The scoter features a steel monocoque chassis and is powered by a 49.4 cc, single-cylinder, 4-stroke, 4-valves, hi-per engine with catalytic converter. The unit is mated to an automatic twist and go CVT transmission with automatic dry centrifugal clutch. The scooter can hit a maximum speed of 39 mph which is kept under control by a front 200mm disc and a rear 110mm drum brake.
As far as wheels are concerned, the Vespa LX 504V rides on 11 inch front and 10 inch rear rims wrapped in 110/70 - 11" and 120/70 - 10" tubeless tires, respectively.
The Vespa LX 50 4V is offered with a base price of $3,499.
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From the same pedigree as the first Vespa prototype built by Piaggio in 1946, the Vespa LX50 4V is more than 60 year in the making. Witness the evolution of style, confort, and performance with core values of Vespa that never change: steel monocoque chassis, passion, individualism and integrity.
2014 Vespa LX 50 4V Key Features:
• Gas mileage: 90 mpg
• Max speed: 39 mph (62 km/h)
• Gas mileage: 37 km/l
2014 Vespa LX 50 4V Features and Benefits:
Timelessly elegant design and compact steel body come together to crate a nimble Vespa that stands out in congested urban traffic.
The robust and reliable 4-stroke, 4-valve, air cooled engine powering the 2014 Vespa LX50 4V offers fuel efficiency and low running costs.
|Engine||Single-cylinder 4-stroke 4-valves hi-per4 engine with catalytic converter|
|Bore x Stroke (mm)||39,0 x 41|
|Starter||Electric and kick starter|
|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 sided trailing link with hydraulic shock absorber|
|Rear suspension||Hydraulic shock absorber|
|Front brake||Ø 200mm disc brake|
|Rear brake||Ø 110mm drum brake|
|Front tire||Tubeless 110/70 - 11"|
|Rear tire||Tubeless 120/70 - 10"|
|Length||69 in. - 1755 mm|
|Width||29.1 in. - 740 mm|
|Wheelbase||50.7 in. - 1290 mm|
|Seat height||30.5 in. - 775 mm|
|Fuel tank capacity||2.3 gallons|
|Max speed||39 mph|
|Colors||Dragon red, Midnight blue, Volcano black, Aquamarine|
|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|