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2008 Vespa GTV 250

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2008 Vespa GTV 250

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2008 Vespa GTV 250 Specifications

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Identification
Model Type  Scooter
BASE MSRP(US)  $6,899.00
Dealers Vespa Dealers
Warranty  12
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Engine:  
Engine Type  Single-Cylinder
Cylinders  1
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Horsepower (bhp/kW)  21.7 / 16.2
Horsepower RPM  8250
Torque (Ft Lbs/Nm)  14.9 / 20.2
Torque RPM  6500
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  4
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Bore (mm/in)  72 / 2.83
Stroke (mm/in)  60 / 2.36
Displacement (cc/ci)  244 / 14.9
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Premium
Fuel Type  Gas
Fuel Injector  Yes
Carburetor  No
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Continuously Variable (CVT)
Primary Drive (Engine / Transmission)  Belt
Reverse  No
Wheels & Tires:  
Tube / Tubeless  Tubeless
Chromed  No
Front Tire Width  120
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  70
Front Wheel Diameter  12
Rear Tire Width  130
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  70
Rear Wheel Diameter  12
Front Tire (Full Spec)  120/70 R12
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  130/70 R12
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  8.7 / 220
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)  8.7 / 220
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Single Arm
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load  No
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping  Yes
Front Central Suspension Strut  No
Steering Damper  No
Rear Suspension Type  Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load  Yes
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping  Yes
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  2
Rear Suspension Material  Steel
Steering:  
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  6.37
Width (in/mm)  30.3 / 770
Wheelbase (in/mm)  54.9 / 1395
Length (ft/ft)  6
Length (ft/in)  4
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  322 / 146
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  2.4 / 9.2
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  0.76
Seats:  
Seat Type  Two-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Leather
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Folding  No
Seat Height (in/mm)  31.1 / 790
Number Of Seats  2
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Exterior:  
Frame  Steel
Floor Board Location  Driver
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Passenger
Adjustable  No
Chain Guard  No
Chassis Protectors  No
Fork Guards  Yes
Saddle Bag Guard  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Light Guard  No
Side Cover  Yes
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Stand Type  Center
Handlebars  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Clock  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Temperature Warning Type  Light
Fuel Level Warning Type  Gauge
Pricing:  
Warranty (Months/Condition)  12 / Limited
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Scooter
Manufacturer Country  Italy
Introduction Year  2007
NADATrimID  45753
Display Name  GTV 250
Mounts:  
Windshield Mounts  Standard
Paint & Finish:  
Paint  Standard
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard
Windshield Lowers  No
Height Adjustable  No
Tinted  Yes
Height  Low
Storage:  
Underseat Storage  Standard
Lockable Storage  Standard
Rear Rack  Standard
Helmet Storage  Standard
Glove Box / Dash Storage  Standard
Lights:  
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard

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I own a 250 gtv ie.....
By David(Owner), Dec. 28, 2008
First I would like to say that I love my bike. It is pretty fast and turns a lot of heads. My last scooter was a Stella 150 and this one is alot faster. I DID NOT get it for the speed, but for the look. It is VERY reliable. If I had to change anything about the bike would have to be the seat. My kne... Read Full Review

 

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By russ(Owner), Jan. 10, 2009
I just passed the 5000 km mark on my GTV 250. There are a lot of things to love about this scooter. It looks great and I often catch people taking pictures of it or coming over to ask me about it. It goes very well. This new fuel injected motor is much smoother and more powerful than the previous ca... Read Full Review

 

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