Attractive Design, Good Build Quality, Low Maintenance, Good Mileage
High Price, Parts Availability
The Vespa SXL 150 is the company’s latest offering in the premium scooter segment. This scooter equipped by 150 cc engine which can produce 11.4 BHP and 11.5 NM torque. Vespa SXL 150 mileage is about 45 km/l (Approx.).
Vespa SXL 150 Review – Specification, Breakdown and Analysis
Vespa offers the combination of Italian iconic style from seventies combined with great performance that is demanded by today’s riders. The scooter has its own set of followers and lovers. It is one of the world’s best-selling scooters. At a time when there was very little variety in the Indian scooter market, they’ve been a breath of fresh air for those who could afford to spend more. Recently they have been launch their scooter in Bangladesh. Vespa SXL 150 is one of their scooter.
Design: The Vespa SXL 150 is a sporty looking scooter. Its rectangular headlight offers a good break from the otherwise curvy lines, and injects a much needed shot of youthfulness in the retro design of the scooter. With respect to ergonomics, the S seats its rider in an upright posture, typical of most scooters. The seat isn’t really large though. While there is sufficient space if you ride solo, riding two-up is slightly uncomfortable, made worse for the pillion by the improperly positioned rear foot pegs.
Engine & Transmission: Vespa SXL 150 has 3 Valve, Aluminium Cylinder Head, Overhead Cam and Roller Rocker Arm, MAP Sensing and Variable Spark Timing Management 150 cc engine which can produced 11.4 BHP @ 7000 RPM Maximum power and 11.5 NM @ 5500 RPM Maximum torque. Its compression Ratio is 10.6:1. Its ignition system is CDI. Its starting method is Electric & kick. Its fuel supply system is carburetor. It has automatic speed gear shift.
Body, Break & suspension: Vespa SXL 150 has Monocoque Steel Body Construction type chassis. Its overall dimension is Length 1770mm, Width 690mm, Height 1140mm, its wheelbase is 1290mm and its ground clearance is 155mm and its overall weight is 114 kg. Its front tire size is 90/100 x 10” and rear tire size is 90/100 x 10”. Both tire is tubeless. This scooter has disc brake system in front which diameter is 200mm and rear has drum brake system which diameter is 140mm. It has Aircraft derived single side arm in front and Dual-Effect Hydraulic Shock Absorber suspension in rear.