Piaggio Vehicles Pvt Ltd (PVPL) today launched the new Ape’ City+ three wheeler in India. The Ape’ City+ is equipped with 230cc three-valve technology engine in alternate fuel variant and gets 436cc engine in the diesel variant. The move marks its entry into the mid-body segment of three wheelers, claims the company.
The last mile passenger transport dynamics in changing rapidly as cities are expanding into suburbs. The new three wheeler has been an all new ground up platform jointly developed by Piaggio’s product development teams from Italy and India. The Ape’ City+ includes various new improved features like high power & torque in its class, increased headroom and legroom, extra luggage space, higher ground clearance, stepless entry making it ideally suitable for multi-modal passenger transport in the evolving urban space. Ape’ City+ will be available in 4 fuel variants- LPG, CNG, Petrol and Diesel and will be available in three distinctive colours basis the market requirements.
Diego Graffi, MD & CEO of Piaggio Vehicles Pvt. Ltd., said with the three-valve technology engine, Piaggio’s customers are assured to have greater earnability with low maintenance cost.