Piaggio & C. SpA was found in 1884 and is one of the leading motor vehicle manufacturers in the world today. Currently, Piaggio is the market leader in Europe and has since expanded its services to over 100+ countries with a proficient presence in the Asian markets.

The vehicle range includes scooters, mopeds and motorcycles starting from 50 to 1,200cc under the Piaggio, Vespa, Gilera, Aprilia, Moto Guzzi, Derbi and Scarabeo brands. The 3 and 4-wheeled light transportation vehicles are marketed under the Apé, Porter and Quargo brands.


The pioneer of 3-wheeler goods transportation in India, Piaggio Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. (PVPL) and Autoitalia Philippines Enterprises, Inc. leads the league today. By revolutionizing the 3-wheeler cargo segment in the country, Piaggio, today, is setting global standards in multiple arenas of service.

PVPL incepted its Indian operations with the launch of Apé in 1999 and in 2013, Autohub Group has opened Autoitalia Philippines Enterprises in the Philippines. Equipped and engineered for higher fuel efficiency, rugged performance and outstanding load carrying capability, Apé was an instant success.

In February 2020, Autoitalia Philippines Enterprises, Inc. and Piaggio Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. Entered into a Technical Licensing Agreement with Piaggio to manufacture and assemble its vehicles not just for the Philippine market, but for export to other ASEAN countries as well. Autoitalia will import CKD kits from Piaggio Vehicles Private Limited (PVPL), Inc. in India, and will assemble them at their assembly plant in Cabuyao, Laguna. The finished three-wheeled vehicles will then be sold not just locally, but to ASEAN countries such as Laos and Cambodia.

With unmatched customer care, state-of-the-art products and multiple awards to be honored with, Autoitalia Philippines Enterprises, Inc. continues to journey – proving inspirational and providing an improved quality of life to millions across the Philippines along the way!

AUTOITALIA PHILIPPINES ENTERPRISES (APE) INC., a proud member of the Autohub Group of Companies, is the distributor of the Piaggio Commercial Vehicles in the Philippines.With its four focus segments – mobile business, transport, cargo and government, Autoitalia aims to change the light commercial vehicle platform in the Philippines.”