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Piaggio Hybrid Scooter to Reach Mass-Production
Piaggio Hybrid Scooter to Reach Mass-Production

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / In case you think MP3 is just an audio format, you should think twice before saying it because it may soon represent the world's first mass-produced plug-in hybrid. In short terms, Piaggio unve...

 
Jeremy Clarkson Looks Awkward on a Vespa
Jeremy Clarkson Looks Awkward on a Vespa

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Dragos Rusu / It would seem we have quite the predicament on our hands. Every car aficionado out there knows that Top Gear presenter and car guru Jeremy Clarkson is an outspoken enemy of all motorcycles and the p...

 
LML Star 125cc 4T Automatica Showing Too Much Vespa?
LML Star 125cc 4T Automatica Showing Too Much Vespa?

17 Nov 2012, 12:07 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Scooters look all the same, give or take some details and eliminating the ones sporting truly innovative design. However, there's a rather long road between "in the vein of" and "...

 
Counterfeit Vespas Seized by Police at the 2012 EICMA
Counterfeit Vespas Seized by Police at the 2012 EICMA

17 Nov 2012, 09:20 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Great motorcycle shows just don't seem to be 100% clean, so to speak, and the 2012 EICMA in Milan, Italy makes no exception. After the last year's incident with the Guardia di Finanza sei...

 
2013 Vespa 946, a Modern Tribute to the Scooters of Yore
2013 Vespa 946, a Modern Tribute to the Scooters of Yore

14 Nov 2012, 16:12 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Vespa started manufacturing scooters back in 1946 and has managed to build and develop an iconic design for these vehicles. With the MP6 model being soon 70-years-old, here's a humble and extre...

 
2013 Middle-Class Vespa Scooters Make Appearance
2013 Middle-Class Vespa Scooters Make Appearance

2 Oct 2012, 10:49 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / The Italian scooter manufacturer Vespa has announced the new line of scooters for 2013. As expected, larger versions will be available beside the classic 50 cc models. In the 150 cc class, no le...

 
Ultra-Rare Military Vespa With Massive Gun Up for Sale
Ultra-Rare Military Vespa With Massive Gun Up for Sale

15 May 2012, 14:44 UTC · By: Andrei Nedelea / Meet the toughest scooter ever made. This 1950s vespa was modified to carry a huge (for a scooter) 75mm M20 recoilless rifle made for the US military back in World War II. It is unclear whether it w...

 
Vespa and MintLife Recommend Scooters to Budget-minded Americans
Vespa and MintLife Recommend Scooters to Budget-minded Americans

19 Apr 2011, 07:50 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / MintLife has just added motor scooter ownership to its portfolio of cash-conservation tips, in order to encourage Americans to rethink their transportation and commuting choices. The initiative is l...

 
Shannons Melbourne Holding Little Italy Auction
Shannons Melbourne Holding Little Italy Auction

31 Jan 2011, 12:00 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / The Italian vehicle industry has a special charm, which becomes even more special if we are talking about classic vehicles. This is why Shannons Melbourne is holding a special auction on March 7, wi...

 
Australia Gets Limited Edition Vespa Scooters
Australia Gets Limited Edition Vespa Scooters

29 Nov 2010, 10:46 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Italian scooter manufacturer Vespa has displayed a couple of new models at last weekend's Melbourne Motorcycle Expo, with the special models being available at nationwide Australian retailers a...

 
Piaggio and Vespa Scooters Come with Financing Offers
Piaggio and Vespa Scooters Come with Financing Offers

25 Nov 2010, 07:42 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Piaggio Group Americas and FreedomRoad Financial announced today the start of an official partnership that will provide retail financing for Piaggio and Vespa scooters in the United States. The new...

 
Vespa Launches GTV Via Montenapoleone Limited Edition
Vespa Launches GTV Via Montenapoleone Limited Edition

22 Jun 2010, 10:14 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / The British division Vespa, the Italian line of scooters manufactured by Piaggio, recently announced details and availability of a new limited edition model. Dubbed GTV Via Montenapoleone, the ...

 
Piaggio President Paolo Timoni to Be Honored by IACC
Piaggio President Paolo Timoni to Be Honored by IACC

16 Apr 2010, 10:08 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Piaggio Group Americas (PGA) announced yesterday its president and CEO, Paolo Timoni, will be presented with the 2010 Business and Culture Award by the Italy-America Chamber of Commerce (IACC) this ...

 
2011 Vespa Scooters Get 150cc Eco-Smart Engines
2011 Vespa Scooters Get 150cc Eco-Smart Engines

2 Apr 2010, 12:08 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Scooter are known to offer smart, eco-friendly and accessible mobility options for urban transportation. More and ore customers are now searching for an efficient way of handling traffic congestion...

 
Top Gear Vietnam Special Bikes Join Museum Exhibition
Top Gear Vietnam Special Bikes Join Museum Exhibition

8 Feb 2010, 09:05 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / The National Motor Museum recently purchased two motorcycles featured in the 2008 Top Gear Vietnam Special, when Clarkson, May and Hammond were challenged to travel the entire length of the country ...

 
12-Month Risk Free Trial from Piaggio
12-Month Risk Free Trial from Piaggio

2 Jun 2009, 12:53 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / As unreal as it may sound, Piaggio Group Americas, importer of Vespa, Piaggio, Aprilia and Moto Guzzi scooters and motorcycles, is indeed offering consumers a risk free 12 month test ride on the Pia...