The unique style of the Vespa S cleverly combines historical references and cues in a modern interpretation of the most youthful and sporty spirit of the Vespa. The minimalist styling of the Vespa S 50 4V traces its origins back to legendary models of the 1970s, such as the 50 Special and the Vespa Primavera.
Advanced technology and retrostyling are the trademarks of the Vespa S 50 4V. Keeping with Vespa tradition, the sheet steel body is a load-bearing element. In addition to superior strength, this design also ensures exceptional rigidity, translating to excellent road holding and precision control.
The 50cc, four-stroke, four-valve engine is quick and responsive. Thanks to the adoption of the new four-valve timing system,the Vespa S 50 boasts low consumption and emission levels.
2013 Vespa S 50 4V
Model NameS 50
Generic Type (Primary)Scooter
Engine TypeSingle-cylinder 4-stroke LEADER engine with catalytic converter
Cylinders-Displacement (cc)49.4 cc
Maximum Power At Shaft
Engine Torque, Maximum
Cooling SystemForced air
StarterElectric and kick starter
TransmissionAutomatic Twist and Go (CVT with torque server)
ClutchAutomatic dry centrifugal clutch with vibration dampers
ChassisSheet metal body with welded reinforcements
Front SuspensionSheet metal body with welded reinforcements
Rear SuspensionHydraulic shock absorber
Front braking systemø 200mm disc brake
Rear braking systemø 110mm drum brake
Front TireTubeless 110/70 - 11"
Rear TireTubeless 120/70 - 10"
Length69 in. - 1755 mm
Width29.1 in. - 740 mm
Wheelbase50.7 in. - 1290 mm
Seat Height30.5 in. - 775 mm
Fuel Capacity2.3 gallons
Fuel Economy: Combined City/Hwy85-90 mpg
Top Speed39 mph
ColorsDragon Red, Montebianco White
WarrantyOne year warranty (limited*) on all Vespa and Piaggio Products, unlimited mileage. *Limits are outlined in the warranty booklet. See dealer for details.