TVS Scooty Pep Plus Matte Edition has been launched in India at ₹44,764 (ex-showroom, Delhi) as the two-wheeler manufacturer celebrates 25 years of the Scooty brand in India. with a premium of ₹ 1500 over the standard version. For the extra money that you spend, the matte edition offers two new colours – Coral matte and Aqua matte – along with a new 3D emblem, fresh graphics and a textured seat for a refreshing look. The TVS Scooty brand was a game changer when it first arrived in entry-level scooter segment 25 years ago and continues to be one of the more popular selling scooters in India.
The scooter has been targeted at young Indian women riders and encouraged more women to ride the two-wheeler as the need for last mile connectivity grew alongside an evolving India. The scooter’s aggressive price tag also makes it quite attainable for most young buyers across the country. The mechanicals remain the same, so the TVS Scooty Pep Plus Matte Edition also comes powered by an 87.8 cc, air-cooled single-cylinder Ecothrust engine that cranks out a maximum power of 5 bhp and a peak torque of 5.8 Nm. The company noted that while the Ecothrust engine helps deliver an enduring and comfortable ride, the scooter’s ground reachability and telescopic suspension ensure smooth sailing even during bumpy rides.