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Vespa LX 50 Specs

(2008)
The Vespa LX 50 model is a Scooter bike manufactured by Vespa . In this version sold from year 2008 , the dry weight is 102.0 kg (224.9 pounds) and it is equipped with a Single cylinder, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 4.15 HP (3.0 kW) @ 8750 RPM and a maximum torque of 3.50 Nm (0.4 kgf-m or 2.6 ft.lbs) @ 6500 RPM . With this drive-train, the Vespa LX 50 is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 62.8 km/h (39.0 mph) . On the topic of chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the Vespa LX 50 has a Load-bearing steel chassis with welded structural supports frame with front suspension being Single arm with helical spring and dual effect hydraulic single shock absorber and at the rear, it is equipped with Coil spring and dual effect single shock absorber . Stock tire sizes are 110/70-11 on the front, and 120/70-11 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Vespa LX 50 braking system includes Single disc size 200 mm (7.9 inches) at the front and Expanding brake (drum brake) size 110 mm (4.3 inches) at the back. 

Vespa LX 50 General Information

Brand Vespa 
Model Vespa LX 50 
Start year 2008 
Year 2008 
Category Scooter 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Vespa LX 50 Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type Load-bearing steel chassis with welded structural supports 
Seat details
Wheelbase
Length 1,755 mm (69.1 inches) 
Width
Height
Seat Height
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance
Trail size
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 110/70-11 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 120/70-11 
Front brakes Single disc 
Rear brakes Expanding brake (drum brake) 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 200 mm (7.9 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 110 mm (4.3 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids)
Dry Weight 102.0 kg (224.9 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.0407 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension Single arm with helical spring and dual effect hydraulic single shock absorber 
Front Suspension Travel
Rear Suspension Coil spring and dual effect single shock absorber 
Rear Suspension Travel

Vespa LX 50 Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders Single cylinder, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system Injection 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 49.40 ccm (3.01 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 39.1 x 41.4 mm (1.5 x 1.6 inches) 
Compression Ratio
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration SOHC 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 4.15 HP (3.0 kW) @ 8750 RPM 
Maximum torque 3.50 Nm (0.4 kgf-m or 2.6 ft.lbs) @ 6500 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Air 
Lubrication system Wet sump, 
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system
Gearbox Automatic 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Belt 
Clutch type Automatic dry centrifuge with damper buffers 
Driveline

Vespa LX 50 Performance

Top Speed 62.8 km/h (39.0 mph) 
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph)
Acceleration 0 to 400m (1/4 mile)
Recuperation 60 to 140 km/h in highest gear
Fuel Consumption - MPG - Economy - Efficiency
CO2 emissions
Emissions

Vespa LX 50 Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type Electric and kick start 
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric & kick 
Instruments
Lights
How much horsepower does a Vespa LX 50 have?
The Vespa LX 50 has 4.15 HP (3.0 kW) @ 8750 RPM.

How fast is a Vespa LX 50?
The Vespa LX 50 top speed is 62.8 km/h (39.0 mph).

How much does a Vespa LX 50 weighs?
The Vespa LX 50 weighs 102.0 kg (224.9 pounds).

How many gears does a Vespa LX 50 have?
The Vespa LX 50 have Automatic gears.