Now in its 50th year, the Vespa Primavera scooter was first introduced to the market in 1968 and to commemorate that milestone, the Italian scooter manufacturer has issued the special edition Vespa Primavera 50th Anniversary. The Primavera 50th Anniversary is priced at RM16,300, excluding insurance.

Available in two colour options, the Primavera 50th Anniversary comes in Light Blue or Matter Brown along with several unique touches including two-tone wheels and white seat. Aside from that, the Primavera 50th Anniversary is the same machine as launched in Malaysia in October 2018.

This means the Primavera 50th Anniversary comes with LED lights and 12-inch aluminium alloy wheels – the largest ever produced by Vespa. Other accessories include the neck tie garnish on the front cowl as well as chrome accents on the front fender.

As for the engine, the Primavera 50th Anniversary uses a single-cylinder, four-stroke mill displacing 154.8 cc that is claimed to produce 12.7 hp at 7,750 rpm and 12.8 Nm of torque at 6,500 rpm. Transmission uses a CVT gearbox and braking is done with a 200 mm hydraulic disc in front and a 140 mm diameter drum brake at the back.

As us usual, the rider as an extensive choice of accessories for the Primavera 50th Anniversary, some of which can be colour co-ordinated such as a the top box. Other accessories include a chrome parcel rack on the front fender, taller windscreen, metal frame guard and alarm system.