Since 1946 Vespa has been established as a unique case of style and technology, meeting the demand for freedom of entire generations and pointing the way for the world where individual mobility is concerned, synonymous with emancipation. For sixty-six years Vespa has incessantly renewed its myth, always evolving its unique concept of form-function.
Essence of style.
Today, after having put more than seventeen million vehicles on streets throughout the world, and becoming a legend worldwide, Vespa unveils its future.It does so by directly referring to its original product, the MP6 prototype, first embryo of the Vespa from which, in the spring of 1946, the world's most famous scooter was born, an Italian and unsurpassed icon of style and creativity.
A jewel of a body.
As always in the history of Vespa the technically distinctive element is the body. A single steel and aluminium component which also has a supporting function, housing and supporting the engine, transmission and all the mechanical parts.
Vespa 946 – Technical details