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Vespa ET2
Overview
The Vespa ET2 was introduced into the US in the third quarter of 2001. Original colors were black, Pearl White, Platino (platinum/silver), Seafoam Green, Blue, Dragon Red, Alabaster and a plain white.
The original 2-stroke ET2 was later replaced by a 4-stroke version.
ET2 Specifications
MSRP $2,999*
Frame: Pressed steel monocoque
Fuel: Unleaded 90 octane minimum
Fuel capacity: 2.4 gal (9 l)
Fuel economy : Approx. 65 mpg
Induction: Reed valve in crankcase
Ignition: Electronic CDI
Starter: Electric and kick starter
Engine Cooling: Forced air
Transmission: CVT
Clutch: Automatic centrifugal type
2-stroke ET2 Engine and Dimensions
Engine type: otto cycle 2 stroke, single cylinder
Engine power: 5.1 bhp
Displacement: 49.4 cc
Bore: 1.6 in. (40 mm)
Stroke: 1.5 in. (39.3 mm)
Compression ratio: 10.3:1
Lubrication: Separate with automatic oil pump

Oil: 2-stroke synthetic oil (Selenia recommended)

Length: 69.3 in. (1,760 mm)
Width: 26.4 in. (670 mm)
Wheel base: 50.4 in. (1,280 mm)
Seat height: 31.7 in. (805 mm)
Weight (curbside): 216 lbs. (98 kg)
4-stroke ET2 Engine and Dimensions
Engine: Single cylinder 4 stroke Piaggio Hi-PER4
Displacement: 49.9 cc
Bore: 1.54 in. (39 mm)
Stroke: 1.65 in. (41.8 mm)
Compression ratio: 11.5:1
Lubrication: Wet sump; chain driven pump; intake and outlet filters.

Oil: SAE 5W-40 (Selenia recommended)

Length: 70.08 in. (1,780 mm)
Width: 28 in. (710 mm)
Wheel base: 50.4 in. (1,280 mm)
Seat height: 31 in. (785 mm)
Weight (dry): 213.85 lbs. (97 kg)

Emmissions: EURO 2; US EPA; CARB
ET2 (2-stroke and 4-stroke) and ET4
Wheels and Tires
Front wheel rim: Die-cast aluminum alloy, 2.50 - 10"
Rear wheel rim: Die-cast aluminum alloy, 3.00 - 10"
Front tire: Tubeless 100/80 - 10" Pirelli SL38
Rear tire: Tubeless 120/70 - 10" Pirelli SL38

Suspension and Brakes
Front suspension: Swinging arm (aeronautical type) with helicoidal spring and hydraulic double effect single damper. This type of suspension has been adopted on all Vespa models since 1946.
Rear suspension: Helicoidal spring and hydraulic double effect single damper
Front brake: Disc brake (7.9 in. [200 mm] diameter) with hydraulic linkage (r.h. brake lever) and dual piston hydraulic caliper.
Rear brake: Drum brake (diameter 4.3 in. [110 mm]) with mechanical linkage (l.h. brake lever)

Warranty for both the ET2 and ET4 was 1 year, unlimited miles.
*All prices shown were MSRP (Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price). Freight/destination or other dealer charges, tax, license, title and optional or regionally required equipment (e.g., helmet) were excluded. Pricing, standard features, specifications and available equipment were those in effect when the page on which the information appears was produced and were subject to change without notice.
Last Updated Tue Jun 15, 2010 6:21 am
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