Fri Jan 21, 2022 8:15 pm

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2021 Vespa GTS 300 Supertech
Joined: 13 Jun 2015
Posts: 36
Location: Greytown , New Zealand
 
Member
2021 Vespa GTS 300 Supertech
Joined: 13 Jun 2015
Posts: 36
Location: Greytown , New Zealand
Fri Jan 21, 2022 8:15 pm linkquote
A great ride this morning around Lake Wairarapa in the Wellington Region of New Zealand, left home about 10.30 with the temperature a pleasant 23 degrees celsius and rode round the lake to Martinborough and back home to Greytown.

Had a good chat with a fellow rider at the end of the lake, he was on a sport bike but interested to discuss the performance and handling of the mighty Vespa...some pictures below of the lake, got to 29 degrees by the time I got home 2 hours later

Almost 500kms done now in two weeks, another 500 to the first service and its freeing up nicely:scoot:



















Sat Jan 22, 2022 1:17 am

Molto Verboso
GTS 300ie Touring 2013 - Signora D'argento & GTS 300ie HPE 2022 - Regina Arancione.
Joined: 03 Jun 2018
Posts: 1822
Location: Lancaster, U.K.
 
Molto Verboso
GTS 300ie Touring 2013 - Signora D'argento & GTS 300ie HPE 2022 - Regina Arancione.
Joined: 03 Jun 2018
Posts: 1822
Location: Lancaster, U.K.
Sat Jan 22, 2022 1:17 am linkquote
Sitting here in the cold, grey UK reading your ride report with those beautiful pictures is just the tonic I needed to get out of bed this morning, thanks for posting.
Sat Jan 22, 2022 8:57 pm

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Vespas GTS 300 2017
Joined: 09 Jan 2022
Posts: 37
Location: Bretagne en France
 
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Vespas GTS 300 2017
Joined: 09 Jan 2022
Posts: 37
Location: Bretagne en France
Sat Jan 22, 2022 8:57 pm linkquote
Completely agree with Touring300: your photos make you want to ride! Thanks for sharing iwani.
Wed Jan 26, 2022 12:04 pm

Ossessionato
2013 Vespa 300 Super, 2022 Kymco AK 550
Joined: 30 Mar 2014
Posts: 2713
Location: Minneapolis USA
 
Ossessionato
2013 Vespa 300 Super, 2022 Kymco AK 550
Joined: 30 Mar 2014
Posts: 2713
Location: Minneapolis USA
Wed Jan 26, 2022 12:04 pm linkquote
iwani,

Thanks for the blue skies and warm weather. And, there you are out on two
wheels taking it all in. Envy, envy.

Keeps those photos coming so we can get on with this Winter.

Bob Copeland
Frost Bite Falls Minnesota
Wed Feb 02, 2022 4:13 am

Ossessionato
Vespa LX150 GTS250ie GTS300x2 sold 'em
Joined: 11 Dec 2009
Posts: 2296
Location: St. Pete, Fla
 
Ossessionato
Vespa LX150 GTS250ie GTS300x2 sold 'em
Joined: 11 Dec 2009
Posts: 2296
Location: St. Pete, Fla
Wed Feb 02, 2022 4:13 am linkquote
great pictures
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Tue Apr 12, 2022 10:10 pm

Member
2022 GTS 300
Joined: 12 Apr 2022
Posts: 16
Location: Southern California
 
Member
2022 GTS 300
Joined: 12 Apr 2022
Posts: 16
Location: Southern California
Tue Apr 12, 2022 10:10 pm linkquote
Great photos and great looking scooter.
What is the name of that 2021 color if You might know?
Thu Apr 14, 2022 2:52 am

Member
2021 Vespa GTS 300 Supertech
Joined: 13 Jun 2015
Posts: 36
Location: Greytown , New Zealand
 
Member
2021 Vespa GTS 300 Supertech
Joined: 13 Jun 2015
Posts: 36
Location: Greytown , New Zealand
Thu Apr 14, 2022 2:52 am linkquote
Hi it's the Grey Delicato a blue almost silver look
Thu Apr 14, 2022 5:54 am

Member
2022 GTS 300
Joined: 12 Apr 2022
Posts: 16
Location: Southern California
 
Member
2022 GTS 300
Joined: 12 Apr 2022
Posts: 16
Location: Southern California
Thu Apr 14, 2022 5:54 am linkquote
Thanks, I wonder if it matches the current 2022 Grigio Delicato which I haven't seen in person, yours is great looking
Mon May 02, 2022 1:16 pm

Member
Vespa GTS300 SuperTech (iScoot); Vespa GTS250ie
Joined: 23 May 2014
Posts: 17
Location: New Orleans, LA
 
Member
Vespa GTS300 SuperTech (iScoot); Vespa GTS250ie
Joined: 23 May 2014
Posts: 17
Location: New Orleans, LA
Mon May 02, 2022 1:16 pm linkquote
I'm curious. Are you keeping an eye on your oil? I have '21 GTS 300 SuperTech (iScoot), and for the first 4000 miles (6400km) I was adding 100ml of oil every two to three hundred miles. It seems to be getting better lately, but I'm still keeping a close eye on it. Oh, and a Side note... in America, advertisements that make claims about mileage usually have some caveat, like "your mileage may vary." What do they say in metric adverts?
Mon May 02, 2022 3:27 pm

Member
2022 GTS 300
Joined: 12 Apr 2022
Posts: 16
Location: Southern California
 
Member
2022 GTS 300
Joined: 12 Apr 2022
Posts: 16
Location: Southern California
Mon May 02, 2022 3:27 pm linkquote
bobbyoakes wrote:
I'm curious. Are you keeping an eye on your oil? I have '21 GTS 300 SuperTech (iScoot), and for the first 4000 miles (6400km) I was adding 100ml of oil every two to three hundred miles. It seems to be getting better lately, but I'm still keeping a close eye on it. Oh, and a Side note... in America, advertisements that make claims about mileage usually have some caveat, like "your mileage may vary." What do they say in metric adverts?
My scooter is still new, I only just started riding this one a few weeks ago... so time will tell.
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Tue May 31, 2022 9:43 am

Member
Vespa GTS300 SuperTech (iScoot); Vespa GTS250ie
Joined: 23 May 2014
Posts: 17
Location: New Orleans, LA
 
Member
Vespa GTS300 SuperTech (iScoot); Vespa GTS250ie
Joined: 23 May 2014
Posts: 17
Location: New Orleans, LA
Tue May 31, 2022 9:43 am linkquote
Quote:
My scooter is still new, I only just started riding this one a few weeks ago... so time will tell.
Any update? My oil consumption seems to be getting better, but still using. I've got a long ride planned for next week, so I'll have better metrics after that.
Tue May 31, 2022 10:18 am

Member
2022 GTS 300
Joined: 12 Apr 2022
Posts: 16
Location: Southern California
 
Member
2022 GTS 300
Joined: 12 Apr 2022
Posts: 16
Location: Southern California
Tue May 31, 2022 10:18 am linkquote
bobbyoakes wrote:
Any update? My oil consumption seems to be getting better, but still using. I've got a long ride planned for next week, so I'll have better metrics after that.
Thanks for the post, ...I wish I had more driving time and experience with mine, but it's been tough to find the time to drive it, hoping to in the near future though and can post then, but for me, it's only getting an occasional short ride on the weekend due to a heavy work load.
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