Vespanomics

DRASTICALLY REDUCE C02 EMISSIONS

Vespa scooters produce:

  • 72% less C02 than the average car
  • 78% less C02 than the average SUV or light truck

Vespa scooters offer an annual reduction of 6,000 lbs of carbon dioxide emissions when compared to an average vehicle and a reduction of 1,500 lbs when compared to a hybrid vehicle (based on driving 2,000 km per month)
 

DECREASE TRAFFIC CONGESTION

  • Vespa scooters take up 1/2 the driving space of the average car
  • Vespa scooters take up 1/7 the parking space of the average car (fit 7 scooters in one parking space)
     

REDUCE CONSUMPTION

Vespa scooter: up to 100 mpg
Average SUV: 18-23 mpg
Average car: 30mpg
Hybrid vehicle: 47mpg


SAVE MONEY

  • To fill an empty tank, a Vespa scooter costs approximately $8, compared to over $50 to fill an average car
  • Insurance for a Vespa scooter starts at $50 per month
  • No special license required for 50cc Vespa scooters


ANNUAL SCOOTERS SALES

Italy: 395,000
Spain: 172,000
India: 1,215,000
France: 168,000
Canada 8,205

Scooters are enthusiastically embraced around the world as a sustainable, economical, and convenient personal transportation solution but only marginally used in Canada.