It is recommanded to moderate your speed and refrain from exceeding the limitations, to be careful if you are riding on irregular and unstable roads, de slow down under rain, snow and hail conditions, to remain attentive to traffic, to keep balance while stopped because you need to control about 300 kg.
The Vestratis module is a second-hand accessory, independent from Piaggio and therefore received without a seat belt. In consequance, Par conséquent, in accordance with Article R431-1 of the Traffic Laws, in road traffic, pilot and passenger must wear an approved helmet. This helmet must be tied. The fact, for a pilot or a passenger, to contravene is punishable by a fourth class fine. Moreover, the vehicle whose pilot is riding without wearing an approved helmet or without it being tied, can be immobilized according to Articles L325-1 to L325-3. When this violation is committed by the pilot, it will legally imply reducing three points from the driver's licence.
Indeed, it adds about 30 kg to the vehicle and lightly raise its center of gravity. This is however unimportant considering the initial weight of the scooter at about 250 kg with a very low center of gravity, especially with a three-point support on the ground. But, it is important to be aware of this change and to take some time get used to the new configuration after adding the module on the scooter.
We want to make you aware that a Piaggio MP3 equipped with the module is handling a little differently on the road. Even though the hardtop roof is designed as a plane wing et the double-curved windshield is designed to help with the airflow, you still need to take some time to get used to its new behaviour.
Riding tests on more than 20,000 km, at all speeds, on all types of road, and under all weather conditions, have been done during 24 months to validate the uniformity of the vehicle and its behaviour.
Most insurers of motorcycles and scooters propose to cover accessories up to 1,500 €, to 3,000 €, or to 5,000 €, therefore insuring all the SCODIAM product line.
Adding the Vestratis module on a Piaggio MP3 scooter require some precautions.
In accordance with European Regulations, the VESTRATIS module has a 2-year warranty.