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Thursday, December 30, 2021

The most exclusive scooter named the Vespa 946 Christian Dior

~Scooter Modiste~ In the spring of 2021, the legendary Italian scooter brand, Vespa and the Parisian couture house, Dior collaborated to present the most exclusive scooter, the Vespa 946 Christian Dior. This contemporary scooter creation was produced in limited quantities and officially sold in Dior boutiques around the world which is then also available as an option at Piaggio Group's Motoplex stores.
The legendary Italian scooter brand, Vespa and the Parisian couture house, Dior collaborated to present the most exclusive scooter named the Vespa 946 Christian Dior at the spring of 2021. (Picture from: Vespa)
As quoted from the Vespa official website, the collaboration of the two iconic brands makes the value of this vehicle fantastic. Both were founded in the same year, 1946, so the Italian scooter marque and the Parisian couture house are linked by an unwavering desire to inspire a new vision of the world. “The partnership between Vespa and Dior is a celebration of beauty,” said Michele Colaninno, Head of Product Strategy and Marketing for the Piaggio Group.
The Vespa 946 Christian Dior is completed with several riding accessories such as helmet, bags and luggage are decorated with the Dior Oblique iconic patterns. (Picture from: Vespa)
The collaboration between Dior and Vespa recreates the spirit of freedom, movement and expression that drives them. In addition, it also embodies adventure, style, dreams, and Dolce Vita. By those spirit, the Vespa 946 Christian Dior scooter seems more alive, the single-body architecture or monohull and the graphic lines are more refined. As we all know the contemporary version of the Vespa 946 was first presented at the EICMA 2012 in Milan and is devoted to aesthetic and technological perfection. The scooter is known for its elegant, sleek curves as well as its technological innovations.
The Vespa 946 Christian Dior appearance is even sweeter through the embedding of a luggage rack behind its saddle. (Picture from: DewiMagazine)
And the figure whose responsible to reinterprete the Christian Dior version is Maria Grazia Chiuri, Creative Director of the women's collection of the Parisian couture house. Vespa 946 Christian Dior is made in Italy, adhering to the exacting standards, commitment and precision of a couture atelier, available in limited quantities, which is only 946 units worldwide (currently in Indonesia has 3 units).
 
The body of the Vespa 946 Christian Dior scooter is made entirely of steel, which is then refined with aluminum parts including a mudguard and side covers put on an elegant creamy white color with special designed Christian Dior graphics and even the smallest details reflect a commitment to the excellence of virtuoso and savoir-fare art of detail shared by the two brands.
The Vespa 946 Christian Dior is is powered by a 3-Valve, single cylinder, four-stroke 150 cc engine with an electronic injection system. (Picture from: Kompas)
The Vespa 946 Christian Dior is powered by a 3-Valve, single cylinder, four-stroke 150 cc engine with an electronic injection system, so that fuel consumption is claimed to be the best in its class and reduced emissions as well. As for the legs, this exclusive scooter uses a pair of wheels with 12-inch aluminum alloy rims that can be easily removed and put back on.

While other driving features installed on the Vespa exclusive scooter figure start from the dual channel ABS braking system with dual 220 mm disc brakes, then there's also the ASR electronic traction control system. Not only that, the Vespa 946 Christian Dior is also equipped with a versatile LCD dashboard, LED headlights with a heat-dissipating system, beautifully rounded LED taillights and turn signals. The scooter features a lot of gold-tone satin parts, such as a rear luggage rack, circular under-seat aesthetic elements, bag hooks, aluminum mirror brackets, hand grip ends, profiles that run along the perimeter of the shield, "neck-tie" and edge decorations, as well as hub of aluminum alloy wheels.
The Vespa 946 Christian Dior features an overhanging typical saddle, which leaves the scooter rear exposed, while the saddle support embelished by the iconic Dior Oblique pattern. (Picture from: MotorPlus)
The Vespa 946 Christian Dior features an overhanging typical saddle, which leaves the scooter rear exposed, while the saddle support embelished by the iconic Dior Oblique pattern designed by Marc Bohan in 1967. On the other hand, the saddle area, hand grips, and covers as well are upholstered in hand-stitched dark-blue color of smooth calf leather. Furthermore the Vespa exclusive scooter appearance is even sweeter through the embedding of a luggage rack behind its saddle. In addition, several riding accessories such as helmet, bags and luggage that complement the presence of the Vespa 946 Christian Dior are also decorated with this Dior Oblique iconic patterns.
The Vespa 946 Christian Dior is completed with several riding accessories such as helmet, bags and luggage are decorated with the Dior Oblique iconic patterns. (Picture from: DewiMagazine)
Each highly prized Vespa 946 Christian Dior comes with the welcome kit consists a couple volums describing the origins of the partnership and the vehicle's features, a use and maintenance manual and a warranty booklet. Those kit is presented with a chrome-plated aluminum cover, something that has always been one of the hallmarks of the Vespa 946 and which will be included on it when the customer takes delivery of the scooter.

As quoted of Vespa Motorsport, in San Diego, California for the unit will be available on January 2022 has the price of $22,000 (approx Rp. 313 millions), while in Indonesia as qouted of Otomotif Tempo, it's priced of Rp. 950 million (on the road DKI Jakarta).
However, as quoted of Otomotif Bisnis recently, one of the Vespa 946 Christian Dior units belonging to Boston Motoshop has been sold at an auction at a fantastic price of around Rp. 1.35 billion complete with accessories. While I can only gawk at the many numbers that accompany the exorbitant price of the Vespa 946 Christian Dior.😮
 
Kept spur your adrenaline on the power of the two-wheeled monster and stay alive with true safety riding. May God will forgive Your sins and so does the cops...... *** [EKA | FROM VARIOUS SOURCES | VESPA | DIOR | VESPA MOTORSPORT | VISORDOWN ]
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