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2012 Vespa GTV 300

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2012 Vespa GTV 300

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2012 Vespa GTV 300 Specifications

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Identification
Model Type  Scooter
BASE MSRP(US)  $6,999.00
Dealers Vespa Dealers
Warranty  12
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Engine:  
Engine Type  Single-Cylinder
Cylinders  1
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Horsepower (bhp/kW)  22 / 15.8
Horsepower RPM  7500
Torque (Ft Lbs/Nm)  16.4 / 22.3
Torque RPM  5000
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  4
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Bore (mm/in)  75 / 2.95
Stroke (mm/in)  63 / 2.48
Displacement (cc/ci)  278 / 17
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:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
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
Air Adjustable  No
Steering:  
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  6.37
Width (in/mm)  29.7 / 755
Wheelbase (in/mm)  54.9 / 1394
Length (ft/ft)  6
Length (ft/in)  4
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  326 / 148
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  2.4 / 9.2
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  0.85
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
Body Material  Steel
Floor Board Location  Driver and Passenger
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Passenger
Adjustable  No
Chain Guard  No
Chassis Protectors  No
Drive Shaft Guard  No
Fork Guards  Yes
Saddle Bag Guard  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Exhaust Guard  Yes
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
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age  16
Parent Company  Vespa
Display Name  GTV 300
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
Front Rack  Standard
Helmet Storage  Standard
Glove Box / Dash Storage  Standard
Lights:  
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard

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We bought two.
By Steven(Owner), May. 24, 2012
Ok so here it goes. LWe purchased a A pair of gtv 300's from Vespa in SoHo, NYC. These models go quickly , hence the 5 hour drive from our home in New Hampshire.



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By Bob Shoda(Owner), Aug. 5, 2012
I've had my GTV 300 for three weeks and I couldn't ask for a better two wheel experience. I was torn between purchasing a motorcycle or a scooter. I took the MSF class and did well, but as a new rider was not totally comfortable riding around town and getting used to shifting, keeping track of traff... Read Full Review

 

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