Special Edition Vespa 946 Bellissima launched at price of $10499

Friday 08 August 2014, 12:56 PM by

The theory that limited edition models are suitable only for cars and bikes is quite a myth as there are a few exotic scooters present in the market as well. Italian automaker Piaggio is one of the best in this peripheral and known for its famous Vespa 946 Bellissima scooter, which has earned rave reviews all over the world. This exclusive two-wheeler’s popularity is set to increase among aficionados across the globe as Piaggio has introduced a special edition of Vespa 946 Bellissima, which is priced just a dollar under $10.5K.

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Special Edition Vespa 946 Bellissima launched at price of $10499

Piaggio Vespa 946 Bellissima, from the look of it, is a piece of work that excels in all aspects, be it looks, style, quality or anything that actually someone would want in a two wheeler. However, due to its really high price and limited production units, it is available to only handful of customers throughout the world. Now, by adding a new model in this classy lineage, Piaggio is trying to popularise the model and further increase its customer base. For a model that was introduced as recently as 2013, Piaggio Vespa 946 Bellissima has made quite a name for itself. Not to make anyone believe it is easily gettable, Piaggio has hiked the price of the new model from $9946 to $10499.

The production number for Piaggio Vespa 946 Bellissima is quite less at 100 but given how unique this model is in all aspects, the automaker had no choice but to keep it in hands of only a lucky few. There are several amazing features about this two-wheeler that set it apart, be it in terms of style or its ability as a scooter. The most conspicuous thing about the design of this scooter is its mono-seat, which makes the scooter look quite distinct. There is a chrome plated rear rack that adds as much style to the Piaggio Vespa 946 Bellissima as the mono seat. Along with the features, this two-wheeler comes with new paint finishes, handlebar grip finish and rim colours. The colour options available to customers of the Piaggio Vespa 946 Bellissima are metallic gray and metallic blue.

Special Edition Vespa 946 Bellissima launched at price of $10499

Coming to the mechanical aspect of this scooter, Piaggio Vespa 946 Bellissima is technologically highly advanced, which ensures a smooth ride, stability and safety. Special Edition of the Vespa 946 Bellissima boasts of 220 mm dual-disc brakes, Anti-lock Braking System, electronic traction control and 12-inch alloy wheels. The 3-valve engine powering this mean machine has a displacement of 150 cc. Highlights of this drivetrain include electronic injection, low emissions and best in class fuel consumption.

This two-wheeler, according to experts, is purely designed for people who have a penchant for unique vehicles along with the capability to afford them. A vehicle like Piaggio Vespa 946 Bellissima, whose special edition will cost a customer a huge $10499, can only be bought by a handful, which is why only a limited number of models are made by the manufacturer.

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