Now in Malaysia is the 2019 Vespa Sprint Carbon scooter, with pricing starting at RM19,000, excluding road tax, insurance and registration. The Sprint Carbon joins the 2019 Vespa Primavera S 150 priced at RM16,400, along with the Sprint S 150 and S125 Carbon Edition, priced at RM17,400 and RM12,500, respectively.

Designed to appeal to the Vespa rider with a sporty intent, the Sprint Carbon comes in two colour variants – Black Vulcano and White Innocenza. Retaining its chrome handlebar and mirrors, the Sprint Carbon now has a red horn cover and new rim stickers, with shield edge and lamp cover in grey finishing.

Also new is a new front Vespa bow tie logo and speedometer cover with faux carbon texture. The Italian Tri-Colore is used as an accent in the bodywork stripes.

Carrying a single-cylinder 150 cc i-Get air-cooled mill fed by EFI, producing 12.9 hp at 7,750 rpm and 12.8 Nm of torque at 6,500 rpm. Transmission uses a CVT gearbox and belt drive, and the Sprint Carbon rolls on 12-inch alloy wheels.

Braking is done with a 200 mm hydraulic disc in front with ABS and drum brake at the back. Fuel is carried in a 7.5-litre tank, including reserve, and under the seat is a 16-litre storage compartment.